The Specialist Certificate in Sports Medicine is for qualified practitioners who are passionate about extending their practice in sports and exercise medicine, working with athletes of all ages and abilities
Linking theory and practice, students will explore sport, exercise and injury management in diverse contexts including: rehabilitation, training and sports environments.
As a student of this course you’ll have access to a network of internationally recognised experts in sports medicine and clinicians working with elite sports teams and institutions. You’ll also have the opportunity to appraise authentic expert consultations of real clinical cases.
This course is offered part time offering you the flexibility to plan your study around other commitments.
This course is designed to extend your practice in sports and exercise medicine.
As part of this course, you will integrate theory, evidence and clinical reasoning in the management of athletes of all ages and abilities and train in the provision of advice on rehabilitation.
You’ll also approach athlete management aiming to optimise function, enhance sports performance and encourage safe physical activity and exercise participation in different sporting and population contexts.
WHO THE COURSE IS FOR
The course has been designed for doctors, physiotherapists, podiatrists and exercise scientists with a minimum of three years sports medicine relevant clinical experience. The course structure allows you to tailor your subject choices to design a program that suits your professional needs and career goals.
A Specialist Certificate in Sports Medicine will enhance graduates’ knowledge in sports medicine and will provide a valued qualification in this evolving industry.