Sports Rehabilitation & Injury Management

O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education

 

Course Name Sports Rehabilitation & Injury Management
Course Provider O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Louth & Meath ETB
Course Code 5M5146
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
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) Dundalk
Course Content Course Aim
This programme offers learners access to an exciting, rewarding and satisfying career. You will learn to improve health and functional fitness of people with injury, illness and disease and make a real difference to the quality of health and well-being of your clients. Throughout this busy year, you will practise on other students to develop the skills required to work in the sports therapy industry.
FET Code 5M5146 - Sports, Recreation and Exercise
Duration 1 Year
Comment Certification
5M5146 QQI Level 5 Sports, Recreation & Exercise

Additional Certification
ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
Alternative Entry Mature students are very welcome on all courses in O'Fiaich Institute of further Education and the number of mature students is rising steadily. Some mature students are eligible for VTOS scheme (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme).
Course Fee

Expand+Student Services Costs: €200
Government Levy (PPC): €200

The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the Government Levy (PPC):
-Full medical Card holders in their own right and their dependent children
-Those who are eli...

Financial Support View www.susi.ie
Interview Round 1 - Wednesday 11th March 2020, Round 2 - Wednesday 1st April 2020, Round 3 - Tuesday 26th & Wednesday 27th May 2020, Applications receive on or after the 1st June will not be interviewed until late August.
Application Date You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education. Applications for the each academic year will open from January 1st.

Please note a valid email address and mobile phone number must be given as all correspondence will be made via mobile phone and email.

Course Admission Interviews take place during March, April & May with course offers issued thereafter. Applications receive on or after the 1st June will not be interviewed until late August 2020.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2020
Subjects Taught Course Modules
Exercise & Fitness
Sports Anatomy & Physiology
Sport & Recreation Studies
Kinesiology
Physiotherapy Assistant Practice
Physiotherapy Assistant Theory
Sport and Exercise Injury Prevention
Customer Service
Work Experience
Word Processing
Nutrition
First Aid

ITEC
Mature Entry Places Yes
Entry Requirements All our Level 5 PLC courses are open to school leavers (Leaving Cert/ Leaving Cert Applied Students/A Levels/GCSE or equivalent), QQI Level 4 graduates and mature applicants. A QQI Level 5 award is a prerequisite to access a Level 6 programme.
Assessment Method There is continuous assessment throughout the year and examinations in May.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Progression to Degrees
AIT Athletic & Rehabilitation Therapy Level 8

Hanze University, Netherlands Physiotherapy Level 8

Portobello Institute Sports Therapy Level 8

DKIT Health and Physical Activity Level 8

IT Carlow Sport Rehabil...

Further Enquiries Further Education Director,
O' Fiaich Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 042 933 1398 / 933 1402
Fax: 042 933 8054
email: info@ofi.ie
web: www.ofi.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here