Physiotherapy Course Summary:
This 3-day course offers you the opportunity to qualify and practice in the area of trigger point dry needling and will give you 21 CPD hours. It is a comprehensive course covering needling techniques from head to toe.
This educational programme will prepare health care practitioners to treat myofascial trigger points effectively and safely by dry needling. Participants will learn various dry needling techniques using solid filament needles. Please note that all techniques are purely dry needling techniques that are effective, evidence-based treatments that have been researched and proven to help treat musculoskeletal dysfunction.
This is a training programme with immediate clinical applicability upon completion.
Topics covered include;
Guidelines for safe Dry Needling
Neurophysiology of Dry Needling
Definition & Diagnosis of trigger points
Clinical application of superficial & deep Dry Needling techniques
Clinical application of related Dry Needling techniques
Ethical guidelines for safe Dry Needling
For more information on the syllabus and the course go to www.pptclinic.com/dry-needling
A 3-day course giving the opportunity for healthcare practitioners to upskill their MSK hands-on techniques to use Dry Needling to treat MSK pain and dysfunction.
This course is suited for qualified healthcare practitioners with a knowledge of anatomy and sports & recreational injuries. If you are unsure, please check with your insurer if dry needling is within your scope and can be covered.
All needles will be provided for during the course.
You will be asked to bring along some other equipment to the course
A course manual shall be provided, emailed to each participant.
A signed certificate of attendance shall be awarded on completion of the course.
Places are limited in order for participants to get the maximum exposure to needling techniques.
Places will be guaranteed on a first come basis.
Richard McDonald is a certified Dry Needling Practitioner through the Institute of Dry Needling and is qualified in Dry Needling and Advanced Dry Needling techniques. He tutors on Club Physio dry needling courses in Ireland and abroad as well as his own courses from his clinics.
Currently studying a Masters in Sports Medicine, Richard has worked with various sports teams over the years including Terenure College RFC 1st XV & school SCT, St. Mary's College RFC U-20's & senior 2nd XV , Ballyboden GAA, Templeogue Synge Street GAA, DIT GAA, and Kildare Senior Hurlers. He is Currently working with Terenure College RFC 1st XV looking after their senior squad that play in the All Ireland League in the top Division 1A. He also covers the GAA teams in DIT and Blackrock RFC women's 1st XV
Cost To Attend
500 euro standard cost.
You can book your place on the PPT Dry Needling Level 1 Course by: Email: [email protected] Phone: 087 982 1052. A 25% deposit is required to book your place with remaining fee amount due before commencement of course.