Jasper Harrison Ltd - Aquatic Therapy
Jasper Harrison Ltd - Aquatic Therapy

Aquatic Therapy Training Courses

Current Courses :-

COURSE – ATACP Accredited Foundation Course in Aquatic Therapy

 

Date: 23rd/24th March 2019

(New course dates)

 

Venue:

Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust

East Prescot Road

Liverpool L14 5AB

United Kingdom

Cost:         Contact organiser for details  

martin@jasperharrison.co.uk 

 

AIM:- “To equip a physiotherapist with the knowledge and clinical reasoning skills necessary to work safely and unsupervised in a pool”.

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES:- On completion of the course the participant ahould be able to: -:

 

Session 1

  • Discuss the relevant physical properties of water
  • Relate these properties to therapeutic techniques in the water
  • Relate 1 and 2 both to the treatment of patients, and to the changes that specific conditions may cause to a persons “Physical Properties”
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the physical properties of water to strengthening techniques in the pool
  • Appreciate and experience the effects of buoyancy, turbulence and the metacentre on a body in water.

 

Session 2

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the effects of immersion on the physiology of the human body.
  • Relate these changes to the safe screening of patients prior to Aquatic therapy
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of aquatic therapy in a variety of clinical settings.
  • Demonstrate the ability to confidently use various flotation devices in regard to patient handling
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilise the physical properties of water to improve range of movement for patients with stiff joints or tight soft tissues
  • Demonstrate safe therapeutic handing of a patent in water

 

Session 3

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the main Health and Safety legislation, and its implications on running an aquatic therapy service
  • Demonstrate an understanding of water disinfection related to the pool environment.
  • Relate the above to maintaining a safe environment for staff and users including the ability to risk assess.
  • Demonstrate treatment skills including Relaxation, Stabilisation, and Balance work.
  • Relate these skills to the management of a variety of patient problems

 

Session 4

  • Demonstrate clinical reasoning skills in devising a treatment programme for patients with a variety of problems
  • Demonstrate an appropriate selection of treatment techniques for these patients

Aquatic Therapy for Physiotherapy Assistants Course

Date: 9th February 2019

(New course dates)

 

Venue:

Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust

East Prescot Road

Liverpool L14 5AB

United Kingdom

Cost:         Contact organiser for details  

martin@jasperharrison.co.uk 

 

Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy) for Physiotherapy Assistants

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Have knowledge of health and safety, infection control and emergency procedure relative to aquatic therapy including the role of the assistant
  • Understand the importance of monitoring pool chemistry.
  • Understand what happens to a person when they move in water, related to body shape and composition, size and muscle tone
  • Understand the benefits of Aquatic Therapy
  • Understand the importance of accurate handling and communication skills relative to exercise in water.
  • Have knowledge of relaxation techniques and how to apply them.
    Previous Training Courses  
Date duration Content Location
May-14 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy) for Physiotherapy Assistants Alder Hey, Liverpool
Sep-14 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy)for Physiotherapy Assistants Alder Hey, Liverpool
Oct-14 2 days Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy) for Care Staff St Joseph's Hospice,  Formby
Nov-14 1.5 days Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy)for Teaching Assistants Millstead School, Everton
Feb-15 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy) for Physiotherapy Assistants Alder Hey, Liverpool
May-15 2 day ATACP foundation course 9th/10th may Alder Hey, Liverpool
May-15 2 day ATACP foundation course 16th/17th may Alder Hey, Liverpool
Jun-15 2 day Aquatic therapy training Carlow, Ireland Carlow, Ireland
Jun-15 2 day ATACP foundation course - Chorley hospital Chorley Hospital, Lancashire
Nov-15 2 day ATACP foundation course - Platt Bridge, Wigan Platt Bridge, Wigan
Nov-15 1 day Hydrotherapy Training - Redbridge School Redbridge School, Liverpool
May-16 1 day Hydrotherapy Training - Redbridge School Redbridge School, Liverpool
Jul-16 1 day Hydrotherapy Training - Heaton School Heaton School, Stockport
Sep-16 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy)for Physiotherapy Assistants Alder Hey, Liverpool
Sep-16 2 day ATACP foundation course 24th/25th Sep Alder Hey, Liverpool
Oct-16 2 day ATACP foundation course 1st/2nd Oct

Alder Hey, Liverpool

Feb-17 2 day ATACP foundation course 4th/5th Feb Alder Hey, Liverpool
Feb-17 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy)for Physiotherapy Assistants New Bridge School, Oldham
Mar-17 2 day ATACP foundation course 10th/11th Mar Alder Hey, Liverpool
Jun -17 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy)for Physiotherapy Assistants Daisy Hill Hospital, Newry, NI.
Jun-17 2 day ATACP foundation course 3rd/4th Jun Musgrave Park, Belfast
Jul-17 2 day ATACP foundation course 19th/20th Jul Cardiff and Vale UHB
Sep-17 2 day ATACP foundation course 9th/10 Sep Alder Hey, Liverpool
Sep-17 1 day Hydrotherapy Training - Heaton School Heaton School, Stockport
Feb-18 2 day ATACP foundation course 24th/25th Feb Alder Hey, Liverpool
Apr-18 0.5 day Pool Evacuation Training Royal School for the Blind, Wavertree.
May-18 1 day Hydrotherapy Training - Redbridge School Redbridge School, Liverpool
May-18 1 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy)for Physiotherapy Assistants Alder Hey, Liverpool
Jul-18 2 day Aquatic Therapy (Hydrotherapy) for Care Staff St Joseph's Hospice,  Formby
Jul-18 2 day ATACP foundation course 26th/27th Jul Chase Park Neuro Centre, Newcastle
Sep-18 2 day ATACP foundation course 1st/2nd Sep St Josephs Hospital, Newport
Sep-18 1 day Aquatic Therapy Training Nightingale House Hospice, Wrexham
Sep-18 2 day ATACP foundation course 15th/16th Sep Alder Hey, Liverpool

 

 

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Jasper Harrison Ltd

Mossley Hill

Liverpool

 

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martin@jasperharrison.co.uk

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