Orthopaedic Therapy & Sports Massage Courses in Cork

New! Bachelors of Science Degree, BSc Orthopaedic & Manipulative Therapy.

Higher Diploma in Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Therapy

Higher Diploma in Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Therapy

The Higher Diploma in Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Therapy is run in conjunction with the Register of Orthopaedic & Soft Tissue Therapists of Ireland (ROSTI). It is only open to qualified therapists who have applied for ROSTI membership.

The course is run over 4 contact days throughout the year.

Module 1: Research dissertation preparation
Module 2: Orthopaedic testing for the upper region
Module 3: Orthopaedic testing for the lower region
Module 4: Rehabilitation module

Each learner will be required to conduct research and produce a dissertation to be submitted and presented to a panel at the end of the year.

Dissertation requirements:

10,000 words on a topic related to:

  • Injury Prevention
  • Injury Management
  • Injury Rehabilitation

Each learner will be required to undertake a practical assessment in Orthopaedic & Soft Tissue testing techniques and rehabilitation protocols.

Course fees:

Deposit payable on application: €600
Fee payable per module: €350
Total cost: €2000

All places must be booked in and paid for in advance.

Application form

Please fill in all sections of this application form.
Online JotForm

Recognition of prior learning: (RPL) (As from January 1st 2020)

Higher diploma (RPL Application Form): Online JotForm

RPL Policy and Procedure document: RPL-Application-Form-Requirements.pdf

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Call 021 2417762, or reach us on mobile at 086 661 3997. Please email incotcork@gmail.com with any enquiries, thank you!

Why study with us?

International College of Orthopaedic Therapy have courses accredited by NUMSS, ITEC and FHT. BSc and HDip graduates may apply for membership of the Register of Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Therapists of Ireland (ROSTI), Irelands only independent, voluntary and self-regulating representative body for Orthopaedic Therapists. ROSTI members are approved by VHI Healthcare, Laya Healthcare and Aviva Healthcare.