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 practice 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 First round interviews take place the end of May. Second Round Interviews take place in late August.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education online (link below)
Applications for the each academic year will open from February 1st and closing date for 1st Round of interviews is early May 2019.

•Your email address and mo...

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2019
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
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+Higher Education
AIT Athletic & Rehabilitation Therapy Level 8
IT Carlow Physiology & Health Science Level 8
Portobello Institute Sports Therapy Level 8
DKIT Health and Physical Activity Level 8
IT Carlow Sport Rehabilitation and Athletic Therap...

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
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