Our electrotherapy course will equip you with a thorough understanding of the principles and concepts relating to electrotherapeutics in the health care setting.
You’ll gain an understanding of the science and the research that supports the use of this modality, and the various ways that it is employed via the range of equipment on the market.
Both transcutaneous (via the skin) and intramuscular (via dry needles) electrotherapeutic techniques will be taught in this one-day course. You do not need to be trained in dry needling to attend.
Participants will come away from this course being confident in the use of TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation), EMS (electrical muscle stimulation) and Microcurrent Therapy for pain relief, injury rehabilitation, recovery and for the treatment of various musculoskeletal or neuromuscular conditions.
The electrotherapy course is open to Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Myotherapists, Remedial Massage Therapists, Soft Tissue Therapists, Sports Therapists, Chiropractors and Exercise Physiologists wishing to broaden their scope of practice and understanding of this highly effective and often misused modality.
If you are unsure if electrotherapy fits within your scope of practice, please consult your professional association.