Corona-virus and training
at Sports Therapy UK


18th July 2020.

Following the recent relaxation of restrictions allowing sports massage and sports therapy services to resume we are delighted to report that similarly, the practical training linked to many of our courses has also successfully restarted.

All students attending practical training with us in the future will be required to conform with our Working Practise Covid-19 Policy which has been implemented utilising all practicable steps to safeguard the well-being of all our students and staff, as well as preventing the spread of the virus. This Policy and Self-Declaration form will be made available to students shortly before attending our practical training.

If you would like to view the steps we are taking to safeguard all those who visit our training centre, please see our Sports Therapy UK Covid-19 Safeguarding Policy by following the link at the foot of this page.

We are in close contact with our awarding body Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) and will continue to conform with their current educational criteria ensuring our students will be eligible for their chosen award upon successfully completing our course.

We remain fully committed to ensuring you have an enjoyable and rewarding learning experience fully supported by our tutors and all staff at Sports Therapy UK and we are look forward to welcoming you to our training centre.



View our Working Policy Document

Introduction to Gait Analysis

 

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Observational assessment and analysis of the gait cycle in walking and running...


You will learn the theoretical underpinnings, technical observation and assessment skills needed to quickly and accurately identify gait abnormalities that may contribute to the current or future injuries of an athlete. These abnormalities, or biomechanical insufficiencies, may contribute to the current or future injuries of an affected athlete.  You will be able to determine the best interventions that will enable the athlete to train at their desired level.

 

This course forms a compulsory Module towards our Higher Diploma in Sports Therapy, or may be taken as CPD

> What Other Students Said About This Course


"Fantastic course - great couple of days"
"A lot of information covered and good mix between practical and theory"

"Really enjoyed the 'real-life' case studies"
"Already thinking of clients who would benefit"
"Thoroughly enjoyable - will definitely complement what I have already learned on the Level 4 Diploma"

 

> Entry Requirements


This course is for anyone who needs to add this vital observational tool to help assess clients and help prevent injury, as well as aid with rehabilitation from injury. Some knowledge of joint function and anatomy will be beneficial and a pre-study pack will be provided to help. The course is suitable for sports-care practitioners, first-aiders, runners, etc.

 

> Course Fees

 
The fee is £296 including V.A.T. at the current rate, and you may claim 16 credits for Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

 

You may attend this course as part of our Sports Therapy Higher Diploma, or for Continuing Professional Development (CPD). If you are attending the course as CPD (16 credits), you will be required to pay the full course fee when applying.
 

There are 6 modules combining to form our Level 5 Award, plus a Clinical Assessment – for details and all course fees, please see our Sports Therapy Award.

 

> Loyalty & Other Discounts


If you are already a student of our full Level 4 Diploma course you will be entitled to a discount of 25% as part of our Customer Loyalty Discount Scheme and a further discount if you select to do all modules on our Level 5 course. 

Please contact us for discount terms for booking more than one person.  Also note that you may only use one available discount for each course.

 


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> Next Gait Analysis Course:

BEDFORDSHIRE - University of Bedfordshire

 

see Course Calendar for all Modular dates

 

 

 

> Course Syllabus

 

  • Phases of Gait and Movement Patterns
  • Arches and Anatomy of the Foot
  • Pronation and Supination defined
  • Anatomy of a Running Shoe
  • Observational Gait Analysis 

 

Upon successfully completing the course, we will provide you with a Certificate of Attendance.

 

> Course Structure

 

The course will be held at the University of Bedfordshire, Luton. All course materials and light refreshments will be provided.

 

 

 

> Ready to Enrol?

 

Please use the link below to go to our on-line booking form and fill this out to apply, whereupon we will confirm receipt and your place on the course.


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Course Fees

 

> £296.00


All Course Dates

 

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Training Venues

Luton

Hertford


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