Level 1 Sports Trainer

The Level 1 Sports Trainer assists athletes in the prevention of injuries and provides initial sports injury management. Level 1 Sports Trainers work at sporting clubs, school sports days, national and international events.

Why become a Level 1 Sports Trainer?

Must be at least 16 years of age to receive SASMA Accreditation.
A current Provide First Aid (HLTAID003 - valid for 3 years) & CPR (HLTAID001 - valid for 12 months) certificate is required to receive SASMA Accreditation.
Course Structure
The course structure will involve:
  • An online Emergency Responder Course including assessment component to be completed prior to the Webinar
  • A live Webinar 
  • A three hour face to face component to complete practical assessments

The date of the course that you register for is the date of the live Webinar component. During the registration process you will be asked to select a practical session which you must attend to obtain your accreditation. If you are in a regional location, please select the regional option and you will be notified when a Practical Assessment day is running in your area. The location of regional Practicals will be determined based on the region of those who sign up for the preceding Webinars to ensure minimum numbers are met for the course. 

Course Dates - 2021
The confirmed dates for Level 1 Sports Trainer Courses in 2021 are listed below.  
Please note that for completion of the Level 1 Sports Trainer Course you must attend one Webinar, followed by one Practical Assessment day.

Webinars                Practical Assessments (Metro)      Practical Assessments (Regional) 
 2nd February   7th February  21st February
 22nd February  3rd March  28th March
 10th March  14th March  
 22nd March  28th March  
 7th April  11th April  

During the registration process you will only have the option of registering for the practical that follows directly on from your selected webinar session. We ask that you make every effort to attend this practical, however if this is not possible, you may elect to attend one of the above practical sessions by contacting with your preferred practical date.

Club Registrations
For clubs wishing to register participants in any of the courses below please register online using credit card details or complete the Club Registration Form 
Once filled in the Club Registration Form becomes a Tax Invoice. Payment must be sent in with the Club Registration Form (e.g. cheque or credit card details filled in on the form) or with a copy of receipt of Direct Debit payment.


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