Course code: UPAT101P
Subject area: Complementary Therapies
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
7:00pm - 9:00pm
20th Jan 2022 - 31st Mar 2022
01235 555 585
Are you a coach, trainer, runner, cyclist or ‘weekend warrior’ questioning how to recognise an injury, what treatment options are available and what can I do to prevent injuries happening in the first instance? In this practical sports injury course, we aim to help you to understand the mechanism of common sports injuries, how to reduce the risks and manage the athlete.
There is quality evidence to suggest that regular structured exercise can contribute to an enhanced quality of life, however, this increase in activity can increase the risk of injury. This course will: • Identify specific structures in the body that can be injured• Areas covered include: Shoulder and elbow, hip, knee, lower limb, ankle, and foot• Recognise how the body reacts to, and deals with the stresses that lead to injury• Explore the general principles of injury and treatment• Demonstrate the key elements of injury prevention. • Discuss some common sports injuries and their management, including: Swimmers shoulder, Tennis and Golfers elbow, Runners knee, Achilles tendon pain, shin splints and more…• Challenge your beliefs and give you the confidence to help yourself and your athletes
please note no session on 24/02/22
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £98.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £98.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £0.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £0.00