What to Expect?

 

Testimonial:

"The techniques and theory taught in the taping classes helped to prepare me for the upcoming lacrosse season as trainer for the Ottawa Axemen. Thanks so much to Jess and her team for being so professional and doing a great job teaching these well-organized classes!” - Michelle Hipwell, Registered Physiotherapist 

 

What Athletic Taping Services are Offered?

DAY 1

INTRODUCTION TO BASIC SPORTS INJURY MANAGEMENT & TAPING

 

This course is designed to educate Student Therapists, Trainers, Coaches, Parents & Teachers in the basic management of sports injuries and in properly dealing with emergency situations often found at sporting events. This certification requires the attendance and completion of the 8hr course given by one of our Certified Athletic Therapists. This course does not grant an individual the title of Athletic Therapist, Athletic Trainer, Physio, or any other healthcare professional. It also does not certify a person in First-Aid & CPR or Sports First Responder. It is designed to provide an individual with a Certification of Completion in Basic Sports Injury Management and Taping for educational and safety purposes only. Re-certification is recommended on a bi-annual basis.

 

Course Outline:

-The Scope of Practice of an Athletic Therapist (understanding who we are as professionals)

-Safety Protocol & Proper Preparation for emergency situations

-Basic review of Gross Anatomy

-Injury Prevention & Types of Injuries commonly found in sport

-Sports Injury Management procedures

-Equipment Overview (mainly in hockey, lacrosse, football and rugby)

-Basic Nutrition & Stretching Overview

-Taping/Wrapping for:

 Ankle, Foot Arch, Turf Toe, Wrist, Thumb, Fingers; Groin Wraps, Quad & Hamstring Compression

 

Saturday May 2nd from 9am-5pm

DAY 2

ADVANCED TAPING TECHNIQUES

 

This course is a continuation from our Basic SIM Course.  Again, it is designed to educate Student Therapists, Trainers, Coaches, Parents & Teachers, as well as other Healthcare Practitioners who are interested in learning about advanced taping techniques of sports injuries. This certification requires the attendance and completion of the 8hr course given by one of our Certified Athletic Therapists. This certification does not grant an individual the title of Athletic Therapist, Athletic Trainer, Physio, or any other healthcare professional. It also does not certify a person in First-Aid & CPR, or Sports First Responder. It is designed to provide you with a Certification of Completion in Advanced Taping Techniques for educational and safety purposes only. Re-certification is recommended on a bi-annual basis.
 
Taping Techniques:

-Achilles Tendon

-Shin Splints

-Knee (ACL & MCL)

-Patellar Tendon & McConnell Taping

-Shoulder (A/C Joint and Glenohumeral Wrap)

-Elbow Hyperextension

-Golfer's Elbow and Tennis Elbow

-Understanding Kinesiotape (discussion only, no techniques will be taught)

*Q & A and practice time for previously learned techniques from our Basic Sport Injury Management and Taping Course

Sunday May 3rd from 9am-5pm

Rates

$500.00 plus HST for this 2-day course

 

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1390 Prince of Wales Drive, #406

Ottawa, ON   K2C 3N6
 

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Tel: (613) 695-1895

Fax: (613) 212-4804

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