The Taping and Strapping is designed to develop skills in the application of taping and strapping for people involved in sport/physical activities or exercise. Throughout the course an understanding of standards of practice, contraindications and health and safety will be developed along with the skills needed to apply taping and strapping methods. A Pembrokeshire College certificate will be issued on completion of this course.
Taping and Strapping for Athletes/Sport & Physical Activities
Students will develop their knowledge and understanding of the use of Taping and Strapping in sport.
An understanding of the preparation required for applying taping and strapping techniques will be developed. Students will learn how to devise taping and strapping strategies as well as evaluating the effectiveness of the methods applied. Students will learn how to incorporate the methods and approaches learnt into their existing practice.
Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy/ Level 2-3 Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer , or equivalent, is a requirement for entry onto this course.
Entry is normally subject to interview.
All equipment required will be provided
Course fee: £90 (subject to change for the new academic year).
*Current Sports Massage students are eligible for a discounted rate of £80
The College takes all reasonable steps to provide the educational services and courses as described above. Details are correct at the time of editing but may be subject to change without prior notice. Courses will not run if student numbers are insufficient. The College has the right to refuse individuals entry to courses in certain circumstances. Prospective students may be advised of more suitable alternatives, if appropriate. The entry requirements stated are those that are normally required to undertake the programme of study.