Pre-University Physiotherapy

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Course Content

P r e - U n i v e r s i t y P h y s i o t h e r a p y
  • Anatomy & Physiology for Sport
  • Physiotherapy Assistant Practice
  • Physiotherapy Assistant Theory
  • Sport & Recreation Studies
  • Customer Service
  • Kinesiology
  • Work Experience
  • Exercise & Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • First Aid Responder
  • ITEC Level 3 Diploma & Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

Course Description

The course is an ideal introduction to the World of physiotherapy and it’s many modalities. Learners develop the skills needed for assessing and treating clients whose movement is restricted by injury, illness or disability.  This course provides an excellent foundation in the fundamentals of physiotherapy and develops the necessary skills required to progress to higher education.


QQI Level 5 Major Award (5M5146) in Sports, Recreation & Exercise

ITEC Level 3 & 4 Awards in Sports Massage

Career Opportunities

Following the successful completion of the Pre-University Physiotherapy programme, you may progress to a degree which can lead to a career in:

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy | Cardio Respiratory Physiotherapy | Sport Massage | Physiotherapy Lecturing | Acupuncture | Health Promotion | Sports Rehabilitation |Sports Physiologist | Osteopathy | Craniosacral Therapy


17 students gained a full QQI Level 5 Award from this programme in 2020-2021

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Progression to degrees

AIT | Athletic & Rehabilitation Therapy | Level 8
AIT | Sports Science with Exercise Physiology | Level 8
DKIT | Health and Physical Activity | Level 8
Hanze University, Netherlands | Physiotherapy | Level 8
IT Carlow | Sport Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy | Level 8
Portobello Institute | Sports Therapy | Level 8
Sheffield Hallam University | Physiotherapy | Level 8 (UCAS Application)
University of Wolverhampton | Physiotherapy | Level 8 (UCAS Application)
Fontys University, Netherlands Physiotherapy Level 8

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All courses now have a low course registration fee of €30. Make sure to confirm your place on a course by paying your registration fee.

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