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Project Description

Sports Injuries Therapy

5M1995

This course offers a foundation in the field of professional sports injuries therapy and treatment. If you aspire to a career as Sports Physiotherapist or specialist, this course can be your stepping-stone to Higher Level study.

You will develop foundational skills and knowledge in subjects relating to Sports Injuries Therapy, both theoretical and practical. You will learn about the science underpinning the practical application of various treatments.

Our course provides an excellent foundation in the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of sports injuries, and will prepare you for progression to Higher Level study.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Pre-Professional Training qualification
  • High-level practical skills training
  • Detailed technical knowledge
  • Expert teaching team
  • Includes essential additional qualifications
  • Excellent progression routes

Course Content

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Exercise & Fitness
  • Holistic Massage
  • Legal Practices & Procedures
  • Nutrition
  • Physics
  • Safety & Health at Work
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Progression
Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Athletics Assistant
  • Injury Prevention Advisor
  • Physiotherapy
  • Rehabilitation Work
  • Sports Injury Clinics Assistant
  • Sports Massage Therapist

Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements.

Certification
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Community & Health Services
ITEC Level 3 Diploma Holistic Massage
Pre-hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) First Aid Responder

Costs
Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance) and ITEC exam costs €190 PHECC First Aid Responder €150

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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