Learn sports therapy in a professional environment
In addition to our BTEC Sports programmes, the trust also offers a slightly different alternative to the Sports Coaching. The trust delivers a Sports Therapy programme based at Plymouth Argyle FC. Students get the opportunity to undertake opportunity to learn their trade in a professional sporting environment.
Home Park and Sir John Hunt Community Sports College is main campuses for students enrolling on this course with a limited number of places available to experience the first-hand benefits of modern sport in the competitive world of English football.
The course will allow students the opportunity to work with professional athletes and gain valuable work experience, all of this alongside gaining additional essential qualifications in the field, such as First Aid.
Top league facilities
Students are given exclusive access to the wide-ranging facilities at Home Park, gaining skills and knowledge from experienced practitioners in the field of sports therapy, all of which will enhance your future prospects in higher education and employment.
This course is the first of its kind in our region to be based exclusively at a professional club. The programme includes a mixture of theoretical content, such as anatomy and physiology, as well as practical elements in sports massage, injury assessment and sports taping.