Accredited Standard First Aid with AED Courses

Coaches may encounter incidences of emergency or injury during the course of coaching. Thus it is essential that coaches are trained in the knowledge and skills in Standard First Aid, Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and usage of Automated External Defibrillator (AED). This will better prepare coaches for emergency situations and manage the risks involved in sports coaching.

Sport Singapore requires all NROC-registered coaches to have a valid Standard First Aid certificate. The minimum number of hours spent on the Standard First Aid course should be at least 18 - 20 hours long with a theoretical examination and practical assessment including AED, CPR and bandaging of wounds, as stipulated by Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC).

Click here for list of Accredited SFA training centres (last updated 8 Feb 2019 and will be effective till 31 December 2019).

Please note that Standard First Aid (SFA), CPR and AED courses (including refresher courses) will NOT be awarded CCE hours as these are considered standard requirement for coaches.

The SRFAC accredits Standard First Aid Courses by various training centres. The objective of this process is to ensure they have met the requirements for training facilities and training standards. We regret that we will not be able to accredit other first aid courses in view of the different course content and contextualization.

Please refer to the SRFAC's website at https://srfac.sg if you require any information related to Standard First Aid.

For any other matters related to the NROC, please email sport_coaching@sport.gov.sg

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