First Aid Training for Martial Arts
Martial-Arts offer some unique opportunities for injury due to many factors, including but not limited to:
Hard physical training programs, with risks of: Sprains, Cramps, Heart Attack, etc.
Sparring which risks: Sprains, Bruises, Bleeding, Fractures, Impact injuries from mild to severe, head and neck injuries, unconsciousness, etc.
As a martial-artist
Practitioners of martial-arts should be at least be trained in CPR and how to deal with an unconsciousness person, plus it would also be of great benefit to know and understand the nature of impact injuries and possible damage and treatment for sprains, fractures and dislocations, which can happen in many martial-arts.
We appreciate that most martial-artists are very careful, however accidents can and do happen!