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Spinal Physiotherapy Part A (Cervico-Thoracic)


Course: Spinal Physiotherapy Part A (Cervico-Thoracic)

This course is appropriate for AHPRA registered physiotherapists only*  

The all new Spinal Physiotherapy Part A (Cervico - Thoracic) course has arrived! The current replacement of the former Spinal Level 1 course, the new Spinal Physiotherapy Part A course is a foundation course ideal for:

  • new graduates with an interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy,
  • more experienced graduates changing to work in musculoskeletal physiotherapy, or
  • more experienced physiotherapists returning to musculoskeletal physiotherapy after an absence.

The course is aimed at physiotherapists who are seeking to develop a career in musculoskeletal physiotherapy.

 

Delivered via a mix of teaching and learning approaches including didactic, practical/ hands-on, directed learning and facilitated case-based group discussions course participants will enhance their theoretical knowledge and demonstrate this understanding into practical application, reinforcing critical thinking in the area of musculoskeletal physiotherapy. 

 

Topics covered are:

  • Overview of cervical spine disorders
  • Overview of pathophysiological changes with neck pain disorders
  • Physical examination
  • Cervical Posture
  • Active Movements
  • Manual examination
  • Nervous system
  • Neuromuscular system
  • Management of cervical disorders

Sessions:

Location Address Dates
Victoria Fitzroy Start date: 25 Aug 2018 08:00
End date: 26 Aug 2018 17:00
Queensland Woolloongabba Start date: 01 Sep 2018 08:00
End date: 02 Sep 2018 05:00
New South Wales Sydney Start date: 15 Sep 2018 08:00
End date: 16 Sep 2018 05:00
New South Wales St Leonards Start date: 13 Oct 2018 08:00
End date: 14 Oct 2018 05:00
Victoria Heidelberg Start date: 27 Oct 2018 08:00
End date: 28 Oct 2018 17:00
Western Australia Perth Start date: 03 Nov 2018 08:00
End date: 04 Nov 2018 17:00
New South Wales Sydney Start date: 10 Nov 2018 08:00
End date: 11 Nov 2018 17:00
Victoria St Albans Start date: 17 Nov 2018 08:00
End date: 18 Nov 2018 17:00
South Australia Woodville South Start date: 17 Nov 2018 08:00
End date: 18 Nov 2018 17:00
New South Wales Sydney Start date: 01 Dec 2018 08:00
End date: 02 Dec 2018 05:00
Victoria Frankston Start date: 23 Feb 2019 08:00
End date: 24 Feb 2018 17:00
New South Wales St Leonards Start date: 23 Mar 2019 08:00
End date: 24 Mar 2019 05:00