Treating Common Sports Injuries

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The techniques demonstrated in this course may only ever be performed by a suitably qualified healthcare professional.

Taking this course does not grant you any form of license to practice manual therapy. Do not practice any form of manual therapy unless it falls within your professional scope of practice.

Depending on where you practice, you may be required by law to meet certain criteria for practicing manual therapy, even if you are a qualified medical or healthcare practitioner.

If you are not sure about the laws and regulations governing the practice of manual therapy in your area, you must make the necessary enquiries to ensure that you meet any and all requirements that may be in place.

If you are unsure, please contact your professional organization or licensing board.


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How to Complete This Course

1.  View the video tutorials in the video player above in the order they are listed (where applicable).

2.  Study the course workbook in your own time, in tandem with the video classes, or as directed. 

3.  Review all of the course material several times to ensure understanding.  You will be examined on all course material.

4.  Complete the course exam. 

5.  On passing the course exam you will receive an email with your certificate which you may download and print. 

Learning Objectives

1. Gain a basic understanding of the principles and techniques involved in assessing sports injuries, including history taking, physical examination, and diagnostic tests.
Identifying Common Sports Injuries:

2. Learn to recognise the symptoms common sports injuries, including ITB Syndrome, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Lateral Elbow Strains, Shin Splints, and Bicep Brachii / Pec Minor Strain

3. Applying Treatment Modalities:
Understand the indications, contraindications, and techniques for applying various treatment modalities, including deep stroking massage, trigger point therapy, cupping, taping, and dry needling, to help effectively address sports injuries.

4. Developing Treatment and Rehabilitation Plans:
Learn how to develop individualized treatment plans for each sports injury based on assessment findings, patient goals, and evidence-based practice guidelines.
Implementing Rehabilitation Protocols:

5. Gain insight into the rehabilitation process for common sports injuries, including the development of progressive exercise programs, manual therapy techniques, and functional training to promote optimal recovery and return to activity.

6. Understand the importance of injury prevention strategies and patient education in reducing the risk of sports injuries, including proper warm-up techniques, biomechanical corrections, and lifestyle modifications.
Ethical and Legal Considerations:

By the end of the course, participants will hopefully have gained additional knowledge and skills, enhancing their ability to provide comprehensive rehabilitation and care to athletes and active individuals, within scope of practice.

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Course Assessment

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