Open Study College

Sports Therapy Level 3

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Gain the knowledge and skills to become a successful Sports Therapist with this comprehensive course from Open Study College. The Sports Therapy Level 3 course begins with an introduction to the field of sports therapy, including practice management, marketing and ethics. You will also learn about anatomy and physiology, sports psychology, coaching and rehabilitation after injury.

This course is conveniently designed for home study, so you can study whenever and from wherever you would like. The course will take approximately 120 hours to complete and will be assessed through a series of written assignments. There is no time limit to complete the requirements, so you can work at your own pace. You'll also have access to friendly, experienced tutors who will guide you every step of the way.

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a level 3 NCFE Award certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

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4.5 24/10/2016
What I would highlight: I had just truly found what I needed to do with my life as I was going to turn 18. To do this I required reasonable capabilities which I found that the open study college could help me with.It gave me valuable counsel on what to do with my present status of being in school.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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What you'll learn on the course

Anatomy and Physiology
Nutrition
Rehabilitation
Psychology
Coaching Skills
Coaching
Ethics
Marketing
Physiology
Sports Nutrition
Sports Therapy
Therapist
Anatomy
Practice Management
Energy Transportation
The Four Cs Model
Levels of Coaching

Course programme

Unit 1: Understanding Sports Therapy

  • Definition
  • Benefits
  • What skills does a Sports Therapist need?
  • Sports Mentality
  • Practice Management
  • Continued Development
  • Insurance
  • Ethics
  • Hygiene
  • Marketing

Unit 2: Anatomy and Physiology

  • Muscular system
  • Muscle groups
  • Skeletal system
  • Tendons and ligaments
  • Joints
  • Respiratory System
  • Nervous System
  • Energy Transportation

Unit 3: Sports Psychology

  • Definition
  • Origins
  • Techniques of sports psychology
  • The Four Cs Model
  • Maslows Hierarchy
  • Personality types

Unit 4: Coaching and Performance Dynamics

  • Performance dynamics
  • Communication principles
  • Coaching skills
  • Performance improvement skills
  • Coaching methods
  • Levels of Coaching

Unit 5: Sports Nutrition

  • Introduction
  • Nutrients
  • Fat
  • Protein
  • Carbohydrate
  • How is food energy measured?
  • Sports-specific nutrition
  • Nutrition and Rehabilitation

Unit 6: Sports Injury and Rehabilitation

  • Introduction
  • Rehabilitation Aims
  • Rehabilitation Techniques
  • Common sports injuries
  • Strains and sprains
  • Back injuries
  • Head injuries

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