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Introduction to the Tactical Athlete

$150


Credit: 0.25

Length: 3-Weeks

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For: PT, PTA, ATC, CSCS


Course Description

This course will serve as a foundational introduction, or 20,000-foot view, to the world of the tactical athlete, focused rehabilitation and return to duty/injury screening. Each section will have certain “deep dives” into a topic area that serves to increase knowledge, exposure, and interest.

Objectives

  • By the end of the course, a successful learner will be able to:
  • Describe the composition and missions of the tactical athletes during a mock interview
  • Identify how external loads and working environments can elevate the risk of injury to the tactical athlete during a mock interview
  • Classify injured tactical athletes into the rehabilitation continuum using a patient case
  • Evaluate motor control deficits of the tactical athlete using a patient case
  • Integrate performance enhancement, exercise science, and Sympathetic Nervous System Suppression Training into the rehabilitation of the tactical athlete with a presentation
  • Recognize the potential long-term MSK risks of the career tactical athlete using a patient case
  • Integrate Return to Duty (RTD) testing into the tactical athlete’s rehabilitation within the prescribed rehabilitation continuum using a patient case
  • Distinguish the different MSK and psychological deficits that can be identified with RTD testing using a patient case
  • Construct and interpret the results of an injury screening protocol for a tactical athlete population using sample data.

 

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If you are in need of a disability-related accommodation, please contact us here. We will process requests for reasonable accommodation and will provide reasonable accommodations where appropriate, in a prompt and efficient manner. For more information please see the Accommodation Procedures for Participants with Disabilities.

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