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

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Course Files, Policy Documents and Learning Resources

SportEx We highly recommend our students and graduates to utilise SportEx publications as an outstanding learning resource. Comprehensively written by experts in their field, always well researched and supported by superb illustrations...

Study Days

For a nominal fee we offer study days individually structured towards the needs of participants on the day.  For more information please download here Supported Study Day Information Sheet.

 

Learning Resources...

 

Below are links to learning resources which we hope will help your studies:

Sports Massage Videos - Demonstration of massage techniques combined with stretches

SportEx Publications - An excellent publication full of expertly written articles

The Stretching Institute - The Stretching Institute

The Sports Injury Clinic - Sports Injury Clinic on the net

Anatomy Arcade - Great learning tool with plenty of anatomy quizzes

Muscle Atlas - A great resource provided by the Radiology Dept, University of Washington

Aclands Video Atlas of Human Anatomy - narrated videos of dissected human bones, joints, muscles and more

 

Anatomy Posters - laminated posters in superb detail showing deep and superficial muscles - excellent for any clinic wall

 

Pocket Anatomy - on-line visual imagery from Pocket Anatomy allowing you to 'scan' through layers of skin, muscles and skelton

 

Anatomy App - on-line visual imagery from Essential Anatomy

Below are information files which we hope will help your studies:

Musculoskeletal Atlas - Hip Download
Musculoskeletal Atlas - Lower Leg and Ankle Download
Musculoskeletal Atlas - Upper Leg and Knee Download
Musculoskeletal Atlas - Shoulder Download
Musculoskeletal Atlas - Arm Wrist and Hand Download
How to Stretch Download
Research Paper - Effects of Sports Massage on Performance and Prevention of Injury Download
Research Paper - Effects of Massage on Recovery Download
Common Sporting Conditions to Lower Limb - Signs, symptoms, assessments, treatment goals, and advice Download
Common Sporting Conditions to Upper Body - Signs, symptoms, assessments, treatment goals and advice Download
Optimal Contraction Intensity using PNF P.I.R. Download
A Balanced View of Fibularis Muscles Download

Policy Documents

 

Policy Documents

 

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Policy Documents

 

Course Files

 

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