Basic Sports Trainer Course
9am - 5pm
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The Basic Sports Trainer course aims to equip participants with injury management principles and basic taping techniques useful for athletes across many sports.
- The role of a Sports Trainer
- Principles of injury prevention
- Principles of injury management
- Crisis & injury management
- Transportation of the injured athlete
- Medical conditions
- Basic anatomy
- Upper and lower limb taping
Anyone interested in game coverage and sports injury management, such as PE teachers, sports scientists, coaches, athletes and parents.
A valid CPR/AED certificate needs to be presented during registration or within 1 month after completion of the course (excluding the attachment hours).
A. Taught Component:
A total of 40 hours; 8 hours x 5 days
Over 3 consecutive weekends
B. Practical Component:
20 supervised hours of attachment with SSI
21, 22, 28 & 29 June 2014
12 July 2014
9am on 21 June 2014
Assessment will comprise of both theory and practical components.
Participants are expected to wear comfortable sports attire, such as t-shirts, shorts, bermudas, track pants and shoes, throughout the entire duration of the course.
Ladies are expected to wear sports bra for shoulder taping.
Successful completion of the Basic Sports Trainer course is awarded a 2-year accreditation with the Sport Singapore as a Level 1 Sports Trainer.
A valid Basic Sports Trainer accreditation is required for registration for the Advanced Sports Trainer Course.
Basic Sports Trainer Course fees at S$950.00 (inclusive of Goods & Services Tax)
NROC coaches, NSA officials and SpexTEAM carded athletes enjoy a $100 discount upon presentation of relevant documentation.
Registration closes at 4pm, 7th June 2014. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration has to be completed in person at the:
Singapore Sports Institute
West Wing Level 1
230 Stadium Boulevard
Interested applicants can contact Gina Yeo 65005453 or Chor Lian/Haryati 65005450 from the Sports Medicine Department to arrange for an appointment time to come for registration.
Please bring along your original valid CPR/AED certificate and a crossed cheque written out to the “Singapore Sports Council”.
Registration via any other channels will NOT be accepted.