Sports Therapy and Physiotherapy Assistant - Year 2

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Sports Therapy and Physiotherapy Assistant - 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 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 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+About This Course
This course in Sports Therapy and Physiotherapy Assistant (Year 2) is aimed at stu­dents who want to practice as a sports massage therapist upon graduation, or who want to progress onto further study.

Throughout the year, stude...

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

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

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...

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Course Fee Please refer to the Institute's website for a breakdown of the course fee (see "Link to Course Fee" above).

*The Post Leaving Certificate Government Levy of €200 is removed for 2022/2023.
Financial Support

Expand+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 Institute is one.
Applications...

Application Date

Expand+How do I Apply?
On-line applications for the 2022/23 academic year are Open (via link below).

A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.

Your PPS Number is also required as part of the application process.

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Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2022
Subjects Taught 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

Physiotherapy Assistant Practice
Sports Industry Practice
Sport and Exercise Injury Prevention
Health Promotion
Work Experience
Sports Nutrition
On-Site Massage
Exercise and Fitness
Team Leadership
Kinesiology
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.
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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates of this course in Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Studies(Year 2) have found work as physiotherapy assistants in Irish hospitals, private sports injury clinics and sports clubs. They have also found employment in hea...

Further Enquiries Cavan Institute,
Cathedral Road,
Cavan,
Co. Cavan.
H12 E426
email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Tel: +353 49 4332633
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