Training

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Club Fife Training Courses

Find out more about the support available to coaches and clubs in Fife

Learning the basics of first aid can save a life. Even by covering the basics, it can (and often does) lessen the severity of an emergency in a given time and place.

Community Use provides a flexible learning environment, whereby we have tailored first aid courses to the requirements of both adults and children. We cover certificated courses such as First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid.

Emergency first aid at work

The course is designed to include the following: Understand the role of the first aider, Understand the importance of basic hygiene in first-aid procedures,Assess the situation & circumstances in order to act safely, promptly & effectively, Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious and/or in seizure, Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries and many more.

Paediatric first aid

Suitable for adults who work with or parents/adults responsible for the care of young children, this 6 hour training course will teach basic first aid principles.
Topics covered include: What is First Aid? Responsibilities of the appointed person,Primary assessment, Principles of resuscitation, Secondary assessments and many more.

Sports injury first aid

This is a SYFA accredited course, professionally delivered by WAYYMARK Training Ltd.  Specifically designed and delivered for all sports coaches working with teams and groups etc.

Junior lifesavers

Lifesaving classes develop new skills beyond the traditional learn to swim programme, and experience a myriad of different aquatic, lifesaving, sports and first aid activities (CPR and bandaging). Participants need to be within the level Swim Skills 4 or above of the Scottish Swimming Learn to Swim programme. They must also have a strong swimming ability.

First aid for dogs

This is a full day course, and it covers: - Knowing your dog - Weekly health checks - Checking and understanding vital signs - Dealing with unconsciousness - CPR, drowning and choking - Bleeding injuries and shock


Community Use activities are subject to availability, please check with your local Community Use venue or email enquiries.communityuse@fife.gov.uk. You can also follow us on facebook for the latest updates.

Training Classes and Courses

  • RLSS Pool lifeguard

    RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification for adults aged 16+. Successful completion of this vocational course will enable learners to become a qualified pool lifeguard.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday;Tuesday;Wednesday;Thursday;Friday; • Time: 0800-1700 • Cost: Adult Course £260.00;

    Classes will take place from 11 July 2022 to 31 March 2023
    Inverkeithing High School Community Use, Hillend Road, Inverkeithing, Fife KY11 1PL

    communityuse.inverkeithing@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602349
  • RLSS Pool lifeguard

    RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification for adults aged 16+. Successful completion of this vocational course will enable learners to become a qualified pool lifeguard.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday;Tuesday;Wednesday;Thursday;Friday; • Time: 08:00-17:00 • Cost: Adult Course £260.00;

    Classes will take place from 8 August 2022 to 31 March 2023
    Lochgelly High School Community Use, Station Road, Lochgelly, Fife KY5 8LZ

    ommunityuse.lochgelly@fife.gov.uk
    01592 583493
  • Paediatric first aid

    These courses are registered for ITA funding and are run during the course of our terms. We either set specific dates depending on demand or set up courses specifically for different audiences in the community.
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Tuesday;Thursday;Sunday; • Time: TBC • Cost: £80 per person;

    Classes will take place from 22 August 2022 to 2 July 2023
    Levenmouth Academy Community Use, Methilhaven Road, Buckhaven, Leven, Fife KY8 1EA

    communityuse.levenmouth@fife.gov.uk
    01334 659353
  • Paediatric first aid

    6 hour course split over two Monday evenings Age 16 years + Skills Development Scotland ITA approved
    Age group: Adult; • Day: Monday; • Time: 18:30-21:30 • Cost: £80.00;

    Classes will take place from 20 March 2023 to 27 March 2023
    Beath High SchoolCommunity Use, Foulford Road, Cowdenbeath, Fife KY4 9BH

    communityuse.beath@fife.gov.uk
    01383 602346