Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation Studies

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation Studies
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M4468
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
Cardiac First Response PreHospital Emergency Care Council Level 1 NFQ
Certificate at UK Level 2  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 This course is aimed at students interested in the area of sports injuries and their treatment. Students will study a range of subjects, with a particular emphasis being placed on anatomy and sports massage. Throughout the course, students will be required to work alongside a variety of sporting organisations as part of their course work.
FET Code 5M4468 - Community Health Services
Duration 1 year
Comment Award Title:
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Community Health Services 5M4468

Additional Qualifications:
* ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Therapy Massage
* ITEC Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

* Cardiac First Responder Training with Basic Life Support (PHECC Accredited)
* Patient Moving and Manual Handling
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

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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 Anatomy and Physiology
Body Massage and Figure Analysis
Exercise and Fitness
Industry Ethics and Practice
Physiotherapy Assistant Theory
Teamworking
Nutrition
Word Processing
Work Experience

Additional Qualifications:
* ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Therapy Massage
* ITEC Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

* Cardiac First Responder Training with Basic Life Support (PHECC Accredited)
* Patient Moving and Manual Handling
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities:
Graduates of this course are eligible to apply to work as physiotherapist assistants in Irish hospitals, private physiotherapy clinics or sports clubs.

Progression Opportunities:
At Cavan Institute: Students who successf...

Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Web: www.cavaninstitute.ie
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