To educate physiotherapists, or other healthcare professionals if appropriate, to develop knowledge and skills in Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy (OMT) focusing on clinical reasoning, skill development and clinical application.
Upon completion of the Scheme, the student should be able to utilise the principles of orthopaedic manipulative therapy (manipulative physiotherapy) and to perform assessment and manipulation of the spine and peripheral joints safely and effectively, in the treatment of musculoskeletal problems.
The program will span over 8 months, with 15 hours of face to face teaching over 3 days (Friday evening, Saturday afternoon and Sunday whole day) every month. Students can have sufficient time between classes to consolidate their knowledge and skills. Students can take the Course over weekends without interfering with their full time work and to reduce the need of travelling and lodging for foreign students. There would be a total of 120 contact hours for the Program.
Instructor: Kerry Fung, BHSc, BCM, MSc, SBStJ
Commencement: 26 February 2016
Dates are tentative and is subject to change if situation demands. Students will be notified of any change at least one calendar month prior to the meetings.
26-28 February 2016
18-20 March 2016
22-24 April 2016
20-22 May 2016
17-19 June 2016
22-24 July 2016
26-28 August 2016
23-25 September 2016
The tuition fee for each module is HK$7,500.
the commencement of each module (every two months) in February, April, June and August.
A concession of 5% will be offered if fees are paid at least 4 weeks prior to the commencement of any module.
A concession of 5% will be offered to full time university students and new graduates (within 3 years of graduation from a full time university degree program). Documentary proof is required for this offer.
A Group discount will be given to students applying for the program and paying the fees together. A 5% discount will be offered if 2 or more students are paying the fee together. Students must pay together (on the same date or through the same payment) for each instalment to obtain this offer.
The above concessions and discount can be taken at the same time.
Early bird deadline for Module 1 is 29 January 2016