2024 Sports Trainer Course Bookings Open

Sports injuries happen. But you can be prepared and minimise the impact by undertaking a Sports Trainer course. 

Sports trainers help prevent injuries and know how to respond when incidents do occur. They can decrease the distress and impact on the player, their family and the team.

Sports Trainer Level 1 includes first aid, CPR and introduces the basic principles of sports medicine and provides the basic knowledge and skills needed for sports first aid or to be a sports trainer.

As well as providing your club members skills having Sports Trainers in your club saves money as you don’t have to hire first aiders. 

Skill up and be ready before the season kicks off. 2024 Sports Trainer Level 1 courses are now available for enrolments Brisbane and Sunshine Coast.

Course Covers:

  • Implement sport injury prevention
  • Sports injury management strategies
  • Prepare participants for competition
  • First aid including CPR, managing head injuries, asthma & other medical conditions
  • Sports taping

Who is the Sports Trainer Level 1 For?

  • Anyone working or volunteering as a Sports Trainer
  • Sports clubs who need Sports Trainers or first aid responders at training, matches or carnivals
  • Schools and Universities who use Sports Trainers or first aider for sports
  • Parents of sporty kids keen to help them avoid and manage injury
  • It is required by many sports to work or volunteer with them. For example AFL and NRL.


  • There are no course prerequisites. This course is open to everyone.


  • This is a Nationally Recognised course. Participants receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for SISSS00118 Sports Trainer Level 1.
  • The course and statement of attainment includes HLTAID011 Provide First Aid (includes CPR), SISSSCO015 Prepare participants for sport competition and SISSSPT001 Implement sport injury prevention and management strategies.

Course Delivery and Dates 

  • Blended Delivery: 2 hours online (estimate) + 1 day Face to Face
  • Sunshine Coast: 
    • Sat 10 Feb
    • Sat 24 Feb
    • Sat 16 Mar
    • Sat 13 Apr
  • Brisbane: 
    • Sat 17 Feb
    • Sat 2 Mar
    • Sat 23 Mar
    • Sat 6 Apr

Why Choose Assist First Aid?

ASSIST First Aid is Queensland’s premier sports and events medic company. We have been supplying medics and First Aid services to Sports and Events Australia wide for over 15 years.

ASSIST First Aid is also a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offering general, sports, workplace & mental health first aid courses & certifications. Our qualified, experienced trainers have a background in sports, events first aid or medicine.

When you choose ASSIST First Aid you can you can be confident you are learning from industry specialists who are focused on your learning needs.

Where Can I get More Information?

More information about the Sports Trainer Level 1 courses is available on the course information pages (click here).

How do I Book My Place on the Course?

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Sports Trainer and Paramedics helping an injured athlete with people looking on.

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