certificate in manual therapy
level 5 certificate in manual therapy & joint mobilisations for Sport and therapy
Our Level 5 CPD Certificate in Manual Therapy forms one of the modules on our Level 5 Sports Therapy Diploma, which is an accredited qualification. Our 2 day course is also open to study as an independent accredited CPD Certificate course.
Our course is designed for those who are looking to use Manual Therapy modalities and joint mobilisations professionally within Sports and Remedial Massage Therapy, Sports Therapy, injury treatment and rehabilitation.
Joint mobilisations work effectively along side manual massage and therapy techniques to reduce muscular tension, joint and muscular pain and to increase range of motion and performance.
COURSE DATES 2018/19
Friday 16th & Saturday 17th November 2018 – Fully booked
From 9:30am – 5pm daily
Friday 17th & Saturday 18th May 2019
From 9:30am – 5pm daily – 2 places available
Friday 19th & Saturday 20th October 2019
From 9:30am – 5pm daily
Jury’s Inn Hotel,
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.
10% Discount is provided for FHT & STA members and graduates from our Level 4 Sports and Remedial Massage course.
(Quote your membership number via email at the time of your booking and the discount will be applied)
This course is independently accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists and provides 16 hours of CPD training (16 CPD points).
Book your place with a £99 course deposit
About the course
This course is designed in relation to industry standards and is independently accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists. This course provides 16 Continual Professional Development hours(CPD).
Practical training is delivered over two consecutive days from 9:30am – 5pm. Training days will provide a mixture of practical application, theory work, group work and supervision of treatment. Consideration will be drawn to successful treatment of injury and recovery within the rehabilitation process.
Overview of Course
This course focuses on:
- Developing a critical awareness of manual therapy and mobilisation techniques to the peripheral joints of the body.
- Recognising the typical symptoms and common clinical signs associated with common sports injuries to peripheral and vertebral structures.
- Evaluating the physiological responses of injured tissue to heat, cold, stretching, exercise, mobilisation and immobilisation.
- Mobilisation of peripheral joints using Maitland mobilisation techniques and manual therapy in a safe and effective manner.
- Mobilisation of vertebral joints using Maitland mobilisationechniques and manual therapy in a safe and effective manner.
This course focuses on teaching safe practise of Mobilisation techniques up to grade 4, and not Manipulation or HVT techniques.
Entry Requirements & background
This course is taught using a hands-on approach, therefore you will be practising manual therapy techniques and joint mobilisations throughout the teaching days, whilst receiving ongoing input from the tutor.
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 Massage Therapy for a period of time prior to enrolling on this course.
This course is also open to Sports Therapists and Rehabilitation professionals as Continued Professional Development, in order to refresh skills aid confidence in using joint mobilisations.
This course aims expand on injury treatment knowledge, and will develop use of Manual Therapy modalities and joint
mobilisation technique within Sports Massage Therapy.
On completion of the course students will be able to demonstrate effective use and application of manual therapy modalities in the management of injuries in a safe and effective manner and will have
a clear understanding of contraindications for treatment.
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 for this course, you are agreeing to this cancellation policy.
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Very enjoyable course, which was delivered with credible and experienced teaching.
Excellent course handouts and course communication. Very good venue facilities which is easy to find. Would, and have recommended this course.
Brilliant course, with good demonstration of techniques, good teaching style, pace and knowledge.
Good venue facilities and would definitely do more training with Core Elements.