BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation


Accredited by the British Association of Sports Rehabiliators and Trainers (BASRaT)

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Course code CB69

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Course code CB69

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Duration Full-time, 3 Years
Start date September 2022
Entry Requirements Programme specification (PDF)
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Want a career helping everyone from the occasional jogger to elite professional athlete recover from injury and get back to peak performance?

On our course, you’ll learn to work collaboratively with other healthcare and sport-related professionals, just as you would in a sports rehabilitation role, which will also be a great boost to your CV.

Well, whether you want employment in the NHS, with professional sports clubs or as a consultant, we’ll help ensure you develop all the knowledge and skills you need to become a fully trained British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRat) sports rehabilitator.

This Course is Accredited by 

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Why Choose University of Cumbria

Our course is designed so you gain high-quality profession-specific training to prevent, assess, diagnose and treat sports and physical activity-related injuries.

And, with academic theory backed up with hands-on practice in our multi-million- pound sports complex, rehabilitation gyms and dedicated sports laboratories, we’ll teach you all you need to secure employment in this dynamic profession.

  • Integrated industry leading qualifications at no additional cosst, such as in Pitchside First Aid, Rocktape, CIMSPA endorsed Strength & Conditioning Trainer and Pre-Hospital Immediate Care in Sport (worth around £1000!)
  • Unique 10-day residential placement in the Lake District working on the Brathay 10 marathons in 10 days event
  • Placement and practical hands-on learning from day one
  • Amazing employability record, with 9/10 in employment or further study six months after graduation
  • Small class sizes to foster friendly learning environment and personalised guidance along your student journey
  • You’ll be living in a vibrant student city by the spectacular north west coastline. And, within an hour of the Lake District National Park and the big cities of Manchester and Liverpool. So, whether you want lively or leisurely, you’re within reach of both.
  • So, if you want to step into the sports healthcare as a career-ready professional, then our academic teaching enriched with hands-on experience using state-of-the-art facilities, will enable you to do just that.
  • Many of our full-time programmes can be studied over a longer period on a part-time basis. Please contact the course enquiries team for further details. 

     

     

Course study options

We also offer this course with an integrated foundation year - click below for more information.

Integrated Foundation Year

Graduate destinations

There is a high demand for sports rehabilitators in the exercise and fitness industry, giving you plenty of chance for employment. Your degree will leave you eligible for membership of BASRaT as a Graduate Sport Rehabilitator. The professional body is further accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA), enabling employment prospects within the NHS.

You can also put your degree to work in GP referral programmes, therapeutic work with sport clubs, teams and individual performers, private sports injury clinics, or in consultancy.

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