CPRS 6

Rehabilitation Principles

Online
Duration
5 HOURS
Course Fee
R800.00
Credits
3 CPD Points
Internationally Recognised
Internationally
Recognised

This is Course 6 of Pinnacle Training and Consulting Systems’ Certified Post Rehabilitation Specialist (CPRS) courses. You can study this course on its own, or do all 10 courses at a reduced fee to get your full CPRS Certification.

Where to Study
Campuses and Support Centres are located in the following regions
JOHANNESBURG | CAPE TOWN | DURBAN | PORT ELIZABETH | NELSPRUIT | POTCHEFSTROOM
Course Requirements
Course Requirements
You must hold a personal trainer or exercise science qualification to do this course
Payment Terms
Payment Terms

Upfront Payment

• Course fee: R800

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This is Course 6 of Pinnacle Training and Consulting Systems’ Certified Post Rehabilitation Specialist (CPRS) courses. You can study this course on its own, or do all 10 courses at a reduced fee. Fitness Professionals who are certified will be able to position themselves as experts in human movement, showing they have strong understanding of the foundation science, functional assessments and application science as it relates to human movement. They will be able to work with any and all types of clients as well as with physiotherapists to transition clients from physiotherapy to the gym. Course 6, brought to you in partnership with Pinnacle Training and Consulting Systems, is designed to:
  • Teach the foundation of how common injuries occur that affect the musculoskeletal system
  • Interpret the inflammatory process and all of the stages associated with an injury
  • Distinguish the difference between a ligament and a tendon injury
  • Distinguish the difference of tissue healing vs. bone healing as it relates to the post rehab client
  • Understand the base pain mechanisms an individual experiences with any soft tissue, bone or orthopaedic injury
  • Interpret the evidence-based research behind common soft tissue injuries, including the medical management, physical therapy and rehabilitation involved
  • Design and defend an exercise program that includes post rehabilitation training principles designed for a client that is individualised and client specific
  • Differentiate the difference between neuromuscular control and stabilisation training as it applies to the post rehabilitation client
  • Chapter 1: How Injuries Occur
  • Chapter 2: Foundation of Injury, Inflammation, and Healing Process
  • Chapter 3: Pathophysiology of Tendon and Ligament Injuries
  • Chapter 4: Pathophysiology of Skeletal Muscle Injuries
  • Chapter 5: Pathophysiology of Bone Healing
  • Chapter 6: Pain Mechanisms
  • Chapter 7: Restoring and Fostering Mobility and Stability
  • Chapter 8: Exercise Selection During the Rehabilitation Process
  • Chapter 9: Principles of Neuromuscular Control
  • Chapter 10: Principles of Stabilisation Training
  • Practical Examination
  • Glossary
Course 1: 3 REPSSA Endorsed CPD Points Full CPRS Certification: 30 REPSSA Endorsed CPD Points
  • Work with elite athletes to help them improve their performance
  • Work in a rehabilitation setting helping clients improve their training or sport
  • Work in health clubs and wellness facilities
  • Work alongside physical therapists and physicians transitioning clients from rehab to the gym or home