Courses

Clinical Applications of Pain Science: Manual Therapy, Exercise and Rehabilitation Principles for RMTs

This 2-day course will focus on reconceptualising pain, manual therapy and the role of RMTs in healthcare. The focus will be on how to use manual therapy and therapeutic exercise in a manner that is consistent with the evidence and theories of how multiple factors can impact pain, movement, performance and disability.

The course provides the opportunity to learn how modifications of traditional therapeutic practices can increase success and improve patient outcomes. It aims to decrease practitioner stress and increase confidence when working with routine and complex patients.

Discussion, observation, practical applications and small group work will be used to emphasize key learning objectives.

Clinical Pain Science for the Low Back, Pelvis and Hips

This 2-day course will focus on how to use an evidence-based framework to achieve better outcomes in the treatment of the low back, pelvis and hips for manual therapists. An understanding of current pain science and biopsychosocial principles will be learned and applied to help participants reconceptualize pain and inform their clinical decision making. Participants will learn how to adapt their current practice and be more comfortable in their communication and application of manual therapy techniques, movement and therapeutic exercises.

This course provides the opportunity to learn how manual therapy, movement modification and therapeutic exercises can be implemented within RMT practice to improve patient outcomes. General and specific movement and exercise interventions will be learned and practiced.

Lecture, discussion, observation, practical exercises with case studies in partners and small groups will be used to emphasize key learning objectives.

Red Cross Standard First Aid Recertification For RMTs

This is a blended online and in-person course, which consists of 4 hours online learning and 3-4 hours in person.  All content is delivered for you to gain confidence with a medical emergency that happens within your clinical setting.

Sport First Responder Recertification

This course is designed and delivered for medical professionals working in sports environments.

Comprehensive first aid and CPR skills for professional first responders or those training to become first responders. Course teaches the patient assessment model, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, hemorrhage control, and care for a variety of acute and chronic conditions. Participants will be engaged in dynamic training techniques including video, media presentations, skills demonstrations, practice sessions, discussions and scenarios based on real-life situations.