Diploma in Orthopaedic Sports Therapy (Year 1)

This course covers the examination of the peripheral joints of the body. The course will allow the students to examine these joints and deal with most of the injuries that are associated with these joints.

The body systems are also covered so that you can determine whether the patients you deal with are suitable for physical therapy treatment or if they need to be referred for further investigation.

This Diploma qualifies you to

  • Massage all the peripheral joints
  • Examine these joints to assess Joint – Ligaments – Muscle problems
  • Deal with certain types of injuries assocaiated with these joints i.e.sprains, strains,tendonitis and swelling.
  • M.E.Ts for muscles involved with moving theses joints
  • Acute/ Chronic care for these types of injuries

Not Qualified in

  • Orthopaedic examination of the peripheral joints
  • Mobilizations of the peripheral joints
  • Manipulations of the peripheral joints
  • Active/ isolated stretches for these joints
  • Rehab exercsies for these joints
  • Deal with any spinal conditions

Massage also plays a big part for the Orthopaedic Sports Therapist. All massage techniques are taught to the student on the Orthopaedic Sports Therapy.

  • Qualification: Orthopaedic Sports Therapy (Level 1)
  • Governing body: ICOM Cork
  • 15 Weekends in College

Course Content

  • 15 Weekends of Practical & Theory Lectures at the college
  • 100 Clinic Hours
  •  Correspondence homework with ICOM Cork
  • Joint Examination & Anatomy of the Knee, Shoulder, Neck, Hip and Back
  • Systems – C.V.S.- Digestive- Renal – Respiratory- Endocrine
  • Neurology
  • Sports injuries pertaining to the above joints
  • All Massage Techniques
  • 2 Assessment exams during course year
  • Final exam on last weekend of college

Prices

Orthopaedic Sports Massage
Payments Options Available
Total Fee - €3,50015 Practical Weekends
Non Refundable Deposit
Payment (1)
€500
On Application
Payment (2)€1'500Paid by Fri 30th August 2019
Payment (3)€1'500Paid by Fri 7th Februry 2020

Payment options available on request for all courses.
Fees all inclusive of books, tutor notes, and exam fees.

Proposed Course Dates

Orthopaedic Sports Massage (Year 1) & Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy (Year 2) - September 2019 - Now Enrolling

SessionDateDayMonthYearNotes
128 - 29Sat-SunSeptember2019
219 - 20Sat-SunOctober2019
316 - 17Sat-SunNovember2019
47 - 8Sat-SunDecember2019
511 - 12Sat-SunJanuary2020
68 - 9Sat-SunFebruary2020
729 - 01 MarchSat-SunFebruary/March2020
814 - 15Sat-SunMarch2020
925 - 26Sat-SunApril2020
109 -10 Sat-SunMay2020
1123 -24Sat-SunMay2020
1227 -28Sat-SunJune2020
134 - 5Sat-SunJuly2020
1429 - 30Sat-SunAugust2020
1512-13Sat- SunSeptember2020

Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy (Year 2)

This course is part two of the Orthopaedic Sports Therapy Diploma. It completes the examination of the peripheral joints of the body and treatment plans for injuries that are associated with these joints. The course completes the student training in Electro Therapy and begins the students tuition in Radiography in which students are taught how to interpret x-rays to help enhance the rate of recovery for patient’s injuries.

Peripheral joint manipulation plays a major part of this course and students are taught how, where and when to adjust the peripheral joints and how manipulations can be effective as a part of the treatment plan for their patients.

  • Qualification: – Orthopaedic Sports Therapy Diploma (Level 2)
  • 15 Weekends in College
  • Clinical tuition in private practice
  • Govern Body: ICOM Cork

Qualifys you to

  1. Orthopaedic Examination of the peripheral joints
  2. Mobilization of the periperal joints
  3. Manipulations of the peripherals
  4. Active / Isolated stretchs for the peripheral joints
  5. Rehab exercises for the peripheral
  6. Advanced injuries and treatment for these joints
  7. Examination and assessment of the spine
  8. Massage Techniques and M.E.Ts for the spine
  9. Active/ Isolated stretches for the spine

Not Qualified to

  1. No Neurological / Orthopaedic examination of the spine
  2. No Manipulations of the spine
  3. Treating children under the age of 16yrs (paediatrics)

Course Content

  • 15 weekends of Practical & Theory Lectures
  • 200 Clinical Hours
  • Advanced Massage Techniques
  • Joint Examination, Manipulation and Anatomy of, Foot/Ankle – Elbow/ Wrist – Knee – Shoulder
  • Advanced Examination – M.E.T. of Neck, Back and Hip
  • Advanced Sports Injuries pertaining to above joints
  • Joint Strapping
  • Muscle Kenesio Taping
  • 2 Assessment exams during course year
  • Final Exam on last weekend of college

Prices Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy

Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy
Total Fees - €3,50015 Practical Weekends
Non Refundable Deposit
Payment (1)
€500 On Application
Payment (2)€1'500Paid before Fri 30th August 2019
Payment (3)€1'500Paid Before Fri 7th February 2020

Payment options available on request for all courses.
Fees all inclusive of books, tutor notes, and exam fees.

Orthopaedic Sports Massage (Year 1) & Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy (Year 2) - September 2019 - Now Enrolling

SessionDateDayMonthYearNotes
128 - 29Sat-SunSeptember2019
219 - 20Sat-SunOctober2019
316 - 17Sat-SunNovember2019
47 - 8Sat-SunDecember2019
511 - 12Sat-SunJanuary2020
68 - 9Sat-SunFebruary2020
729 - 01 MarchSat-SunFebruary/March2020
814 - 15Sat-SunMarch2020
925 - 26Sat-SunApril2020
109 -10 Sat-SunMay2020
1123 -24Sat-SunMay2020
1227 -28Sat-SunJune2020
134 - 5Sat-SunJuly2020
1429 - 30Sat-SunAugust2020
1512-13Sat- SunSeptember2020

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