Our Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies (Year 1) course is aimed at students interested in the area of sports injuries and their treatment.
Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies Year 1
Students will study a range of subjects, with a particular emphasis being placed on anatomy and sports massage. Throughout the Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies (Year 1) course, students will be required to work alongside a variety of sporting organisations as part of their course work.
About This Course
Anatomy and Physiology
Body Massage and Figure Analysis
Exercise and Fitness
Industry Ethics and Practice
Physiotherapy Assistant Theory
Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
At Cavan Institute:
Students who successfully complete this course in Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies (Year 1) are eligible to apply for the level 6 Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies (Year2) course, available at Cavan Institute.
Graduates are also eligible to apply through the CAO and/or the Higher Education Links Scheme for entry to year one of a range of higher certificate and degree programmes at Institutes of Technology and Universities (please check with the particular institution regarding local eligibility requirements).
Graduates of this course in Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies (Year 1) are eligible to apply to work as physiotherapist assistants in Irish hospitals, private physiotherapy clinics or sports clubs.
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Community Health Services.
ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Therapy Massage
ITEC Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction
PHECC Cardiac First Responder (CFT) Training with Basic Life Support
Patient Moving and Handling
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