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ACSEP advanced MOST Course

The ACSEP Advanced Course in the Management of Sporting Trauma (MOST) teaches medical professionals the core skills required to appropriately assess and manage traumatic sporting injuries. The ACSEP MOST Course is delivered over two full days of training.

The ACSEP Advanced MOST Course aims to guide attendees through the assessment and management skills that are essential in managing sporting injuries, both on and off the field.  The course addresses common emergencies that might confront a sports physician, covers the rationale behind treatment choices and the adaption of medical management at sporting events and out in the field.


Who should attend:

The ACSEP Advanced MOST Course is specifically designed for healthcare professionals, such as:

  • ACSEP Registrars*
  • ACSEP Fellows*
  • Doctors/GPs/Physicians/Surgeons
  • Physiotherapists & Other Health Professionals
  • Medical Students
  • * ACSEP Registrars and Fellows must complete a Trauma Course every 3 years


Course content:

The Advanced course covers the key learning points for safe emergency management of medical collapse, acute management of asthma and common medical problems, environmental impact, and trauma management and resuscitation.  The ACSEP MOST Course covers CPR/BLS and ALS Resuscitation as well as the assessment and management of:

  • Working with your surrounding medical team
  • Preparing your medical kit
  • Airway obstruction
  • The unresponsive patient
  • Collapsed endurance athlete
  • Cardiac arrest and emergencies
  • Acute exacerbations of asthma
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Seizures
  • Hyperthermia and hypothermia
  • Head and neck injury
  • Injuries to the face/teeth/eyes
  • Injuries to the chest
  • Intra-abdominal injuries
  • Significant extremity trauma
  • Drowning
  • Electrical injuries


What to expect over the course:

  • 2 to 3 specialised course instructors
  • Detailed course training manual
  • Theory sessions and hands-on practice working in small groups
  • Short questions/quizzes
  • Morning-tea, lunch & afternoon tea provided
  • Completion certificate




  • AU$1,290 for ACSEP Members (GST not applicable)
  • AU$1,690 for Non-ACSEP Members (GST not applicable) - want to become an ACSEP Associate or Student member?  Find out more!



Course Dates & Locations:

Dates are yet to be confirmed for 2019. 

ACSEP runs a MOST course at our Annual Conference - the 2020 Conference will be in Canberra in early February.

ACSEP is able to run and tailor Advanced and Refresher/1 Day MOST Courses in partnership with other Colleges, Clubs or Organisations.

Please get in contact with us if you are interested in joining a course or potentially running one in partnership with us.