Sports Medic 2

Course Info
Comprehensive three-day course offering athletic taping, first aid and
cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training
due to work requirements or who want to become a well-rounded athletic

Day 1
Athletic Taping Course (4 hours) 5:30pm – 9:30pm

This course covers many taping techniques used athletic trainers in a sports environment.  Included is practical instruction on taping, knees, ankles, elbows, wrists and thumbs.

Day 2
Standard First Aid with CPR/AED Level C (8 hours)
8:30am – 4:30pm

Day 3
Standard First Aid with CPR/AED Level C (8 hours)
8:30am – 4:30pm

The course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

As of September 1, 2018, Canadian Red Cross Emergency First Aid and Standard First Aid courses are considered equivalent to Worksafe BC Occupational First Aid Level 1 for the purpose of workplace first aid attendants.  And Red Cross courses
have the added benefit of national recognition, more flexible class instruction, and they teach the critical life savings skills for all ages, not just adults. (

Key Content

  • Athletic Taping
  • Basics of Sport Injury Care

  • The Red Cross

  • Preparing to respond

  • The EMS system

  • Check, Call, Care

  • Airway emergencies

  • Breathing and Circulation emergencies

  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest

  • Wound care

  • Head and spine injuries

  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries

  • Sudden Medical Emergencies

  • Environmental Emergencies

  • Poisons (includes opioid poisoning)


Course Duration

  • 3 days (20 hours)



  • English



  • None



  • Successful participants will receive a Sports Medic 2 Certificate as well as a Red Cross Standard First Aid with CPR/AED Level C Certificate valid for 3 Years


Course Price

  • $250.00 + GST