Look What's New - Level 6 Diploma in Veterinary Physiotherapy with Hydrotherapy
- Open College Network West Midlands Level 6 Diploma in Veterinary Physiotherapy with Hydrotherapy – 603/7725/2
We are pleased to announce that the above qualification is now available for registrations.
This qualification has been developed to provide learners with a higher-level knowledge of small animal hydrotherapy and physiotherapy, and to enable them to qualify as a small animal physiotherapist.
Practical training and assessment are underpinned throughout many of the topics within this course.
Learners will explore topics such as advanced neuro physiotherapy, understanding pain, physiotherapy techniques, professional skill, exercise prescription and rehabilitation. Clinical reasoning and case reporting is also examined within this qualification.
This qualification includes 800 hours of logged, supervised clinical practice to allow learners to apply all of their practical skills in the workplace.
On successful completion of this qualification, learners can work as a veterinary physiotherapist and hydrotherapists, treating animals both in and out of the water, and join membership organisations such as the Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP). Further study at a higher level is also a progression option following completion of this course.