Strength Training For Allied Health Professionals CPD April 3rd Melbourne

 

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This is a 1 day course designed specifically for the allied health professional (osteopath, physiotherapist, chiropractor, exercise physiologist, myotherapist and personal trainer).

This course has been designed to introduce you to resistance training and the common strength and condi- tioning lifts performed by athletes and everyday gym goers. The day will take a look at movement screening, movement preparation, the 3 big lifts (squat, deadlift and bench press) and common accessory lifts.

Registration Form

STAHP Registration Form

Who Should Attend

• Osteopaths
• Physiotherapists
• Chiropractors
• Exercise Physiologists • Myotherapists
• Personal Trainers.

Topics Covered

  • Provide understanding of basic strength and conditioning exercises.
  • Understand terminology commonly used in strength and conditioning.
  • Exercise Progressions & Regressions for the Squat, Deadlift and Upper Body.
  • Apply and understand how to implement basic strength and conditioning exercises into the rehabilitation setting.
  • Understand how strength and conditioning fits into rehabilitation to return to play pathway.

 

Course Presenters

Martyn Girvan

Martyn has a degree in exercise science and a degree in psychology. Martyn has an extensive background in physical preparation in various sports at an elite level. Martyn was the Strength Coach for the Colling- wood AFL Football Club from 2006 to 2014, highlighted by their 2010 premiership win.

Martyn is currently involved with the following sporting organisations:

• Performance Manager for the Malaysian National Track Cycling team (both sprint and endurance) based in Melbourne.

• Presenter to the Australian strength and conditioning association • Martyn still competes at an elite level in powerlifting.

Find out more about Martyn and Elite Sports Performance @ http://www.elitesportsperformance.com.au/.

 

Heath Williams

Heath is an osteopath and level 2 accredited coach with the Australian Strength and Conditioning Association who works in private clinical practice who has an interest in movement assessment, exercise prescription and strength and conditioning. Heath currently lectures in exercise rehabilitation to osteopathy students at Victoria University.

Heath has carried out post graduate training in Functional Movement Systems, SFMA, Certificate Applied Functional Science (CAFS) and 3DMaps at the Gray Institute, Kettlebell training, powerlifting and much more.

 

Daniel Di Pasqua

Heath is an osteopath and level 2 accredited coach with the Australian Strength and Conditioning Association who works in private clinical practice who has an interest in movement assessment, exercise prescription and strength and conditioning. Heath currently lectures in exercise rehabilitation to osteopathy students at Victoria University.

Heath has carried out post graduate training in Functional Movement Systems, SFMA, Certificate Applied Functional Science (CAFS) and 3DMaps at the Gray Institute, Kettlebell training, powerlifting and much more.

Daniel has been part of the physical preparation staff at the Melbourne Storm NRL team since 2007 where he currently is the Head Strength Coach.

He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Science in Exercise and Sport Science (Deakin University) and has completed his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science (Edith Cowan University).

He has also worked as a consultant to the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union team along with several international sprint cyclists.

As a competitive powerlifter, he has Squatted 302.5kg, Benched 210kg and Dead-

lifted 280 in the 90kg weight class. Daniel has been part of the Elite Sports Performance team now for over 10 years, combining many years of practical experience in the field of elite

sports with high level education to a wide spectrum of athletes and various backgrounds.

Daniel’s main area of expertise is within strength/power development, long term athletic development from junior to elite, as well as return to play protocols following injuries.”

Assistant S&C Coach – Todd Carlon

Todd has completed his bachelor of applied science (human movement0 and honours degree.  His current work role is with Maribyrnong Collge Sports Academy as the physical preparation coach.  This role involves him taking athletes through strength, power, core, maintenance and mobility programs.  He is also currently involved with coaching race walkers from Athletics New Zealand and has previously worked at Elite Sports Performance and has been involved with the ACT Academy of Sport, Greater Western Sydney Giants Academy Program and North Ballarat Rebels TAC cup football team.

Course Information

When: Sunday 3rd April 2016
Where: Elite Sports Performance, Warehouse 14, 2 Burleigh St, Spotswood, Melbourne. Time: 9:00 – 5:15pm (registration starts at 8:30am) – 8 hours CPD
Parking: Off street parking is available.
LunchL  included, please bring your own water bottle and snacks.
Investment: $300 (inc GST).

Registration Form

STAHP Registration Form

 

This blog post was written by osteopath Heath Williams of Principle Four Osteopathy.

Principle Four Osteopathy is one of Melbourne City CBD leading Osteopathy clinics. At the clinic we treat a wide range of clients, ranging from the office worker, exercise enthusiast to athlete. We have 3 experienced osteopaths working across both of the clinics.

The Melbourne City CBD clinic is located at 29 Somerset Place (basement), close to the corner of Elizabeth St and Little Bourke in the Melbourne City CBD. Our premises adjoin the Jon Weller Personal Training Studio, a fully-equipped training space which allows clients to combine their osteopathy treatment with exercise tutorials or specific training programs and rehabilitation.

The Docklands clinic is located at 717 Bourke St (Ground Floor), beneath the Channel 9 building near the walkway from Southern Cross Train Station to Etihad Stadium. Our premises adjoin Pilates on Bourke, a fully-equipped pilates and yoga training space which allows clients to combine their osteopathy treatment with exercise tutorials, pilates or specific training programs and rehabilitation.

To speak to an Osteopath or book an appointment at Principle Four Osteopathy, please book online or call 03 9670 9290.