Body-mapping and Hands on Neuromuscular Techniques

Technical excellence starts with exceptional anatomical and physiological foundations. This programme blends supreme musculoskeletal knowledge with sublime hands on techniques to ensure you power past the competition.

If you are the kind of fitness professional who wants to excel in technical capability, marketing skills and client service, we can give you the ideal springboard.

This is the first part of the HPT5 Specialist Programme and is designed to develop your knowledge of the musculoskeletal system to new levels of proficiency – levels which speak of credibility and respect.

Most importantly, you will convert this knowledge into the capability to easily identify bony, muscular and ligamentous structures on your clients. You will then use this robust foundation to allow you to hone hands on neuromuscular techniques – attracting new prospects and raising service levels to your existing clients.

Entry requirements:

  • The course is aimed at qualified Fitness Instructors and Personal Trainers.

Qualification:

  •  Body-mapping and Hands on Neuromuscular Techniques forms Stage 1 of the HPT5 Specialist Programme.
  • It is also a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programme which is undergoing CIMSPA accreditation.

Attendance:

  • 6 weeks
  • 1 weekend in three

Programme Materials:

  1. App: Real Bodywork: Learn Muscles
  2. App: Real Bodywork: Trigger Points
  3. Course folder with session summary inserts
  4. Private online collaboration platform

Assessments:

  • 30 minute presentation to the group

Programme Fees:

  • £275 payable one week in advance of the Programme start

Functional Biomechanics, Assessment and Programming

If you want to lead from the front – be the trainer who delivers with credibility, who commands the respect of frontline healthcare professionals such as Physiotherapists, you need a superb armoury of functional biomechanics knowledge and hands on skills.

Creating fantastic, diverse programmes, which ensure your clients have fun but help prevent them becoming injured, is founded in supreme technical ability and the service leadership skills to bring your offering to your target audience.

You will learn the detail behind human movement - how bones move in three dimensions in space and how our bodies assimilate the forces of ground contact.

Understanding how forces translate through joints, ligaments, capsules and the muscles, ultimately means you can accurately assess a client’s capacity to move efficiently and where issues exist, re-establish confident movement patterns using specific programming and hands on interventions.

Entry requirements:

  • Aimed at qualified Personal Trainers, Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors

Qualification:

  • Practical Anatomy and Hands on Neuromuscular Techniques forms Stage 2 of the HPT5 Specialist Programme
  • Functional Biomechanics, Assessment and Programming is a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programme which is undergoing CIMSPA accreditation

Attendance:

  • 10 weeks
  • 1 weekend in three

Programme Materials:

  1. App: Dartfish Express
  2. App: Visible Body, Human Anatomy Atlas
  3. Course folder with session summary inserts
  4. Private online collaboration platform

Assessments:

  • 45 minute presentation to the group

Programme Fees:

  • £515 payable one week in advance of the Programme start

 

 

Injury Management, Screening and Rehabilitation

Clients commonly experience aches, pains and injuries. So they often need an informed view on the best way to deal with them to avoid further problems.

That’s where you step in - confidently evaluating their case history, providing objective musculoskeletal assessments and functional tests. This will allow you to provide an informed view on whether you can employ exercise programming to assist your client, or whether referral to another healthcare professional is safer and more appropriate.

Where exercise is indicated, you will learn the key facets of building a progressive programme based on sound Functional Biomechanics knowledge learned at Stage 2 of the HPT5 Specialist Programme.

Entry requirements:

  • Aimed at qualified Personal Trainers, Sports Massage Therapists, Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors.

Qualification:

  • Injury Management, Screening and Rehabilitation is a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programme which is undergoing CIMSPA accreditation.

Attendance:

  • 8 weeks
  • 1 weekend in three

Programme Materials:

  1. App: CORE (Clinical Orthopaedic Exam)
  2. Course folder with session summary inserts
  3. Private online collaboration platform

Assessments:

  • 1 hour presentation to the group

Programme Fees:

  • £405 payable one week in advance of the Programme start