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Understanding Low Back Pain

Online CPD Course

10

Modules

Self Paced

Learning

CPD

certification

Overview

The Understanding Low Back Pain Online CPD Course will;

  • Provide massage therapists and personal trainers with the knowledge to identify common low-back issues.
  • Provide massage therapists with the knowledge to provide additional treatment modalities within their scope of practice.
  • Provide personal trainers with the knowledge to identify issues that are beyond their scope of practice, but that they can more readily know when to refer a client and to whom the referral should be made.
  • Identify the anatomical & physiological issues surrounding low back pain
  • Identify trends and the prevalence of low back pain in the UK
  • Provide guidance on treatment and referrals for low back pain.
  • Identify short to long-term treatment for low back pain, including physical therapy, exercise prescription and mental health support.

Course Content

  • Understand the prevalence and guidelines for low back pain in the U.K
  • Epidemiology of Low Back Pain
  • Structures of the spine
  • Causes of low back pain
  • Consequences of low back pain
  • Understanding the effect of interventions used in the management of low back pain
  • Functional Assessment
  • Psychological Interventions
  • Client assessment methods
  • Pre screening clients

This course involves e-book learning content and a multiple choice quiz per module which you complete as you go through the course in your own time

£100.00

FAQ's

This course is suitable for Massage Therapists and Personal Trainers seeking to develop their knowledge and understanding of Low Back Pain

You will get a CPD Certification acknowledging your successful completion of the course

Approximate completion time is 8 hours