Sports Taping Certificate
19 Jan, 2024
This educational program navigates from foundational theories and taping material exploration to practical applications for a spectrum of injuries. Engage in a day of immersive learning and hands-on demonstrations designed to foster expertise in taping techniques for both lower and upper limbs. Tailored for physiotherapists, and sports professionals, this course is crafted to impart the essential skills needed for providing proficient support and care in the context of sports-related injuries.
Steve Miller is a Sports Physiotherapist who loves working with Athletes & Sports Injuries whilst supporting others who want to learn and step into the limelight. Steve currently works across various elite sports settings and remains passionate about sharing his unique skillset and experiences. Steve is a founder and mentor at Grow Physio Academy.
Aims and Objectives:
Understand the theoretical framework, advantages, and research behind sports taping, including insights from leading authors and diverse approaches in the field.
Learn the step-by-step process of taping, covering preparations, application techniques, and the use of adjuncts to enhance taping effectiveness.
Explore the variety of taping materials available and understand their specific uses in different taping scenarios.
Master taping techniques for the ankle, including inversion and syndesmosis taping, as well as addressing knee issues such as MCL, ACL, and LCL. Dive into taping methods for patellofemoral conditions, including McConnel and K-Tape applications.
Explore taping for calf, hamstring, knee hyperextensions (meniscal), and demonstrations for plantar fasciitis, low dye, turf toe, and bunions.
Focus on the upper limb with techniques for the shoulder, addressing the GHJ (glenohumeral joint), ACJ (acromioclavicular joint), and considerations for posture and neural offloads. Learn taping methods for elbow hyperextensions, wrist sprains, and techniques for thumb and fingers.
Summarize and integrate the knowledge gained throughout the day, concluding with a session for questions and answers to ensure a comprehensive understanding of sports taping techniques for both lower and upper limbs.
09:00: Intro & Registration
09:10: Theory, Advantages, Research, Authors & Approaches
09:20: Process: Preparations, Application & Adjuncts
09:30: Taping Materials
09:40: Ankle: Inversion
10:30: Ankle: Syndesmosis
10:45: Coffee break
11:00: Knee: MCL, ACL & LCL
11:30: Patellofemoral: McConnel & K-Tape
12:00: K-Tape: Calf, Hamstring & Knee Hyperextensions (Meniscal)
12:30: Plantar Fasciitis & Low Dye
13:00: Turf Toe & Bunion Demonstrations: Rigid & Dynamic Taping
13:15: Lower Limb Summary
13:30: Lunch Break
14:30: Upper Limb: Shoulder: GHJ
15:00: ACJ, Posture & Neural Offloads
15:20: Elbow: Hyperextensions
15:45: Wrist Sprains
16:10: Thumb & Fingers
16:30: Summary, Q&A
Early bird registration: 900 AED
Normal registration: 1200 AED
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