Developing an Insight in Musculoskeletal Injuries - PDC54283
If you have an interest in the anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal system and the associated injuries that can occur to this system this is for you! You will explore the effects of ageing on the musculoskeletal system, the pathophysiology of strains, sprains, dislocation and fractures, and the assessment process and management of musculoskeletal injuries. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential will provide an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal system and the associated injuries that can occur to this system. It also indicates the recommended treatment for these types of injuries.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
The fee for this micro-credential will be $45.
Standard Micro-credential StructureDuration: 2 hours
- Understand the effects of ageing on the musculoskeletal system
- Outline the pathophysiology of strains, sprains, dislocation, and fractures
- Outline the assessment process for musculoskeletal injuries
- Describe the management of musculoskeletal injuries.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this micro-credential are expected to have successfully completed a fitness professional qualification of Certificate IV in Fitness or greater.
Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.
If you are a Registered Exercise Professional with Fitness Australia as a Group Exercise/Gym Instructor or greater, you will also be eligible to attain 1 Fitness Australia CEC on the successful completion of this course. On successful completion of the quizzes your Certificate will be available. You will be required to upload that certificate into your CEC diary on your Fitness Australia account and you will be able to select your approved course. This will apply the CECs to your account. A team member from Fitness Australia will review the uploaded certificate as soon as possible to verify that it matches the selected course.