ESSENTIALS Course

You are a team doctor, massage therapist, athletic trainer, physiotherapist or personal trainer and you work with athletes. The certified ISPRI Fundamentals 3 day course is a must for anyone involved in the care of athletes, whether young, competitive, professional or senior.

This course is given by professionals with a very large experience in the care of elite athletes. The practical approach will improve your skills in prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of sports injuries. Before, during and after training and competition. 

Learning objectives:

  • Identify the role of the ‘Team Doctor’ within the team structure
  • Assess, design and implement a management plan for the most common sport injuries
  • Apply the principles of evidence-based practice and clinical reasoning
  • Learn to develop and implement relevant preventive measures, on-field support, rehabilitation strategies and performance enhancement programs.
  • Apply knowledge and skills to safely manage acute traumatic injuries.
  • Recognize and be aware of medical emergencies.
  • Implement a preventive warm-up program; FIFA 11+

Course schedule

Day 1

  • 8.30 - 10.20 session 1
  • 10.20-10.40 coffee break
  • 10.40-12.30 session 2
  • 12.30-13.30 lunch break
  • 13.30-15.20 session 3
  • 15.20-15.40 coffee break
  • 15.40-17.30 session 4

Day 2

  • 8.30 - 10.20 session 5
  • 10.20-10.40 coffee break
  • 10.40-12.30 session 6
  • 12.30-13.30 lunch break
  • 13.30-15.20 session 7
  • 15.20-15.40 coffee break
  • 15.40-17.30 session 8

Day 3

  • 8.30 - 10.20 session 9
  • 10.20-10.40 coffee break
  • 10.40-12.30 session 10
  • 12.30-13.30 lunch break
  • 13.30-15.20 session 11
  • 15.20-15.40 coffee break
  • 15.40-17.30 session 12