First Aid and Safeguarding Courses

In The Zone

The Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity (OXSPA) Core Team offers individuals and clubs the benefit of our enormous expertise and experience in every aspect of the sport and physical activity sector.

Our In The Zone Workshops including First Aid and Safeguarding are delivered by industry experts with a wealth of experience designed to re-train, up-skill and provide you with the right skills you need for your role as a club coach, player or volunteer or who have regular contact with children and young people.

If you need to train in either First Aid or Safeguarding or your existing certificate is due to expire, we have a number of dates available for workshops coming up over the remainder of this year and beyond.

Our next ITZ workshops are due to take place in February and include:-

First Aid in Sport Workshop

Monday 6th February 2017
Cutteslowe Park, Harbord Road, Oxford OX2 8ES

This 3 hour workshop is for anyone involved in the delivery of sport, from coaches and referees to club chair people and caterers who wish to learn basic First Aid.

An enjoyable and practical course which explores the role of the first Aider, how to assess an incident and how to deal with common injuries such as sprains and strains as well as what to do in the event of something more serious occurring.

Click here for more information or to book your place.

Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Thursday 2nd February 2017
Cherwell District Council, Bodicote House, Banbury OX15 4AA

This workshop aims to increase awareness of safeguarding and protecting children, helping coaches to recognise signs of abuse and poor practise, and deal sensitively and effectively with issues that arise. It also prompts a review of coaching practise to ensure that sport provides a positive and enriching experience for children.

Click here for more information or to book your place.

Spaces are limited and places fill up fast so book your place now! 

For details of all our courses and more dates that are added regularly, please click here.

Alternatively, if you’re interested to discuss closed workshops for a whole team at a venue to suit you, please contact us via the details below and we would be happy to discuss this with you.

We look forward to receiving your booking soon.

Yours sincerely,

Oxfordshire Sport & Physical Activity
C/O Community Services Directorate | Oxford City Council | Horspath Road | Oxford | OX4 2RH
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