EDUCATION

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COURSE STRUCTURE

ETHOS OF COURSE

Bringing osteopaths a wealth of integrated knowledge and experience in paediatric osteopathy.

Course features:​

  • Recognise clinical presentations of concern/red flags and learn how to manage them. 

  • Practice the therapeutic handling of babies and children.

  • Learn key aspects of communication and management of paediatric patients and family.

  • Build knowledge base to develop an osteopathic approach to babies and children to be an integral part of the health system.

  • Develop and critically reflect on clinical practice.

  • Gain confidence in the practice of Osteopathy by working in a warm and friendly environment.

ACADEMIC TRAINING

The awarding body is The London Clinic for Paediatric Osteopathy.

Entry requirement - UK Applicants must be registered as practising Osteopaths with the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC).

EU and overseas applicants must, where applicable, be registered as practising osteopaths with the relevant regulatory authority or association and must, irrespective of the former, hold appropriate professional indemnity insurance.

All applicants are required to provide Enhanced Disclosure with lists from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Further details are on the application or click here.

All applicants will be asked to attend an entry preliminary week end course in order to be introduced to key osteopathic concepts for the course 

ASSESSMENT

Assessment and feedback includes both formative and summative: 

  • 1 practice audit 

  • 1 written case reports 

  • 1 final clinical case critical analysis 

COURSE STRUCTURE & CONTENT

The course will be run as a CPD programme in postgraduate education for Paediatrics in Osteopathy

 

It will consist of a total of 120 hours dispensed over 9 weekend seminars and 8 online e-learning sessions. 

 

A range of learning opportunities will include:

  • lecture tutorials

  • clinical practice

  • shadowing and observation of peers

  • group meeting workshops 

  • e-learning

  • written reflective coursework essay

  • clinical audits 

The CPD programme will provide the pre-requisite skills to treating paediatric patients in clinical practice, according to the following topics: 

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DURATION & MODE OF STUDY

A mandatory preliminary weekend course will take place on Saturday 30th and Sunday the 31st of January 2021.

 

This will provide applicants with a pre-course study package, including cranial and functional concepts applied to paediatric osteopathy.

The start date for the course will be 13th of February 2021.

The duration of the course will be over a 10-month period (November 2021 included). 

Preliminary Weekend

30th and 31st of January 2021

Start date

Online tutorial

13th of February 2021

Follow up online sessions

1 monthly session

Saturday afternoon

Follow up weekend seminars

1 weekend per month 

COST

The tuition fee for the course is £1,500

Concessions will be made for the following: 5% off if tuition fees are paid in full and 5% off for new Osteopathy graduates (2020).

Flexible payment options are available on monthly standing order payments of £125/month (over 12 months) or £118.75/month for new graduates (over 12 months).

 

Students should be aware that there may be additional costs to consider such as equipment, textbooks, etc.

For more information, please email info@paediatricosteopathy.co.uk

HOW TO APPLY

To apply, please e-mail info@paediatricosteopathy.co.uk

or download the application form and send it to us.

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Rosebery Practice
40 Rosebery Avenue
Clerkenwell, EC1R 4RX
London

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