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Dry Needling for Sport and Therapy


Level 5 CPD Certificate in Dry Needling

Our Level 5 CPD Certificate in Dry Needling is specifically designed for those who are looking to use Dry Needling modalities professionally within therapy, injury treatment and rehabilitation.

This course is open to Sports Massage Therapists at Level 4 or above, Sports Therapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors and Physiotherapists as continued professional development.

Venue:

Jury's Inn Hotel,
Fleming Way,
Swindon, Wiltshire,
SN1 2NG


Easy access from M4 junction 15 and 16 and 5 minutes walk from mainline
train station ​and bus station.
*Free parking available.

Upcoming Course Dates:

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st January 2018
from 09:30 - 17:30 daily


Book Now with a £99 deposit






Current Course Price: £280

10% Discount is available for current FHT & STA members and graduates from Core Elements Level 4 Sports Massage Therapy course, reducing the course price to: £252
(Quote membership number on enrolment)

Teaching Methods

This course is taught using a hands-on approach, therefore you will be practising Dry Needling throughout both teaching days, whilst receiving ongoing input from the tutor.

Book Now and secure your place on our January course with a deposit of £99
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Dry Needling Course Dates:

Entry requirements and Background

Course applicants must be a minimum of 18 years old and must hold a minimum of a Level 4 qualification in Sports Massage Therapy. Applicants should have also been practising Sports or Massage Therapy for a period of time prior to enrolling on this course.

The course will focus on the application and theory behind the use of Dry Needling.
The use of Dry Needling as a modality within Sports and Remedial Massage, Sports Therapy, Physiotherapy treatment will be discussed along with the aims of treating specific injuries.

On completion of the course students will be able to demonstrate effective use and application of Dry Needling in the management of injury treatment, in a safe and effective manner and ​will have a clear understanding of contraindications for treatment.


Overview of Course
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  • History of Dry Needling and current research
  • Theory and benefits of Dry Needling in relation to injury
  • Application of use within Sports Massage Therapy and other therapy contexts.
  • Contraindications and Health and Safety considerations
  • Demonstration and practise of Dry Needling with links to common sports injuries
  • Treatment areas with links to injury will include:
    • Upper limb, including two stimulation points on the hand
    • Lower limb, including two stimulation points on the foot
    • Chest
    • Shoulders
    • Upper, mid and lower back region
    • Gluteal region
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Course design

​Our course is designed in relation to industry standards and provides 16 Continual Professional Development hours (CPD).

Training day will provide a mixture of theory work practical demonstration and supervised of treatment.
You will be practising and receiving Dry Needling throughout this course, under guided supervision.
Course Tutors

Taught by Dawn Morse BSc (Hons), PGCE, MSC and Luke Haines BSc

Dawn has a Masters Degree in Sports and Health Sciences, a BSc in Sports Science, is a qualified teacher and a Sports Massage Therapist. Dawn has been lecturing in the field of Sports Science and Sports Therapy for over 10 years and was the programme leader for the University of Bath FdSc in Sports Therapy for 7 years. Dawn is now the proprietor of Core Elements and is an Associate Lecturer for the Open University.

Luke has a BSc in Acupuncture and is a qualified Sports Massage Therapist. Luke currently runs his own therapy and injury clinic in Gloucestershire
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Cancellation policy:

Your payment for this CPD course is non-refundable. It is not possible to have your place refunded in whole or part once your booking has been confirmed, or to transfer to a later date once you have already paid.

Therefore we STRONGLY recommend that you take out insurance to cover your costs in the event that you have to cancel or curtail your training.
By registering and paying the deposit for this course, you are agreeing to this cancellation policy.


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