Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation Studies (Year 2)

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation Studies (Year 2)
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 6M5147
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Award at UK Level 2  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
Award at UK Level 3  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
Certificate at UK Level 4  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
Diploma at UK Level 3  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+This course is aimed at students who want to practice as a sports massage therapist upon graduation, or who may want to progress onto further study. Throughout the year students will develop specific skills in the area of advanced sports massage tech...

FET Code 6M5147 - Level 6 Certificate in Sports, Recreation and Exercise
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification:
QQI Level 6 Certificate in Sports, Recreation and Exercise
Code: 6M5147

Additional Qualifications:
* ITEC Level 2 Award in Instructing Strength and Conditioning Sessions
* ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports T herapy Equipment
* ITEC Level 3 Award in Taping and Strapping for Sport and Active Leisure
* ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sport Massage Therapy
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

Course Fee

Expand+There is a vast difference between fees charged by Cavan Institute and those of higher education colleges.

Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2019/20 academic year are Open (via link below).
A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019
Subjects Taught Physiotherapy Assistant Practice
Sports Industry Practice
Sport and Exercise Injury Prevention
Work Experience
Sports Nutrition
On-Site Massage
Exercise and Fitness Health Promotion
Team Leadership
Kinesiology

Additional Qualifications:
* ITEC Level 2 Award in Instructing Strength and Conditioning Sessions
* ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Therapy Equipment
* ITEC Level 3 Award in Taping and Strapping for Sport and Active Leisure
* ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sport Massage Therapy
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply
Entry Requirements QQI level 5 award in Community Health Services or equivalent. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements but can demonstrate industry experience.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities:
Graduates of this course have found work as physiotherapy assistants in Irish hospitals, private sports injury clinics and sports clubs. They have also found employment in health and fitness centres, on cruise ships and in hot...

Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Web: www.cavaninstitute.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here