Introduction to Hydrotherapy Treadmill Therapy

Introduction to Hydrotherapy Treadmill Therapy

Course Details

Introduction to Hydrotherapy Treadmill Therapy

What will I gain from the course?
  • Further your skills and knowledge as a Hydrotherapist
  • Learn how an aquatic treadmill operates along with the associated equipment required and management of patients and their owners prior to, during and post session
  • Learn how to utilize the properties of the water to target specific limb regions and gain maximum extension and flexion in joints as well as correction of gait patterns
  • Adequate assessment of patients and their condition(s) prior to Aquatic Treadmill Therapy is essential, part of the course involves you deciding a patients suitability for hydrotherapy therapy treadmill treatment
Who is the course suitable for?
  • Veterinary Nurses
  • Veterinary Surgeons
  • Hydrotherapists
What’s included in the fee?
  • Registration with awarding body
  • Grading of all assessments
  • Full diploma
  • All refreshments during the course

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction.

Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction. Please be prepared for a late finish on Day One.
Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Course Programme (brief overview – theory & practical)
  • Comparison of aquatic treadmills and their features
  • Appropriate positioning of an aquatic treadmill
  • Maintenance and operation of the aquatic treadmill
  • Suitability of a patient for aquatic treadmill therapy
  • Effects of water level, speed and duration of aquatic treadmill sessions on the patient
  • Observation of the aquatic treadmill session
  • Making adjustments to improve results of the aquatic treadmill session
  • Preparation of the patient and the client for an aquatic treadmill session
Sue Hawkins

Rebecca Winter

RVN Dip A Phys

Really enjoyed this course, very informative and I enjoyed the practical.

I have really enjoyed every module of this course and I feel a lot more confident going back to my place of work experience now. Thank you.

Really good day, very informative and professional. Good relaxed environment and lovely teachers. I’m sad today is my last day but I will be back for my first aid refresher.

A very interesting great day, thank you.

Fantastic day! Lots of techniques learnt and confidence built.

Great, informative day where hints and techniques were given to achieve the desired movement.

Very good day! Learnt so much.

Loved every minute! Sara always makes lessons involved and interesting. Thank you.

Loved this session, got heaps from the day and really had fun

Brilliant course – so informative we came away with practical skills which I am excited to implement

Amazing course and teaching as always. Lots of guidance & information given. Excited to do the rest of the Diploma in the near future.

Great course. Thanks.

Thank you for a lovely few days, its given me the confidence to begin this new career.

Fee: £375.00 inc. VAT

1 Day course

Day 1: 09:00 – 17:00

Course overview

Introduction to Hydrotherapy Treadmill Therapy

What will I gain from the course?
  • Further your skills and knowledge as a Hydrotherapist
  • Learn how an aquatic treadmill operates along with the associated equipment required and management of patients and their owners prior to, during and post session
  • Learn how to utilize the properties of the water to target specific limb regions and gain maximum extension and flexion in joints as well as correction of gait patterns
  • Adequate assessment of patients and their condition(s) prior to Aquatic Treadmill Therapy is essential, part of the course involves you deciding a patients suitability for hydrotherapy therapy treadmill treatment
Who is the course suitable for?
  • Veterinary Nurses
  • Veterinary Surgeons
  • Hydrotherapists
What’s included in the fee?
  • Registration with awarding body
  • Grading of all assessments
  • Full diploma
  • All refreshments during the course

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction.

Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction. Please be prepared for a late finish on Day One.
Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Course Content
Course Programme (brief overview – theory & practical)
  • Comparison of aquatic treadmills and their features
  • Appropriate positioning of an aquatic treadmill
  • Maintenance and operation of the aquatic treadmill
  • Suitability of a patient for aquatic treadmill therapy
  • Effects of water level, speed and duration of aquatic treadmill sessions on the patient
  • Observation of the aquatic treadmill session
  • Making adjustments to improve results of the aquatic treadmill session
  • Preparation of the patient and the client for an aquatic treadmill session
Lecturers
Sue Hawkins

Rebecca Winter

RVN Dip A Phys
Student Testimonials

Really enjoyed this course, very informative and I enjoyed the practical.

I have really enjoyed every module of this course and I feel a lot more confident going back to my place of work experience now. Thank you.

Really good day, very informative and professional. Good relaxed environment and lovely teachers. I’m sad today is my last day but I will be back for my first aid refresher.

A very interesting great day, thank you.

Fantastic day! Lots of techniques learnt and confidence built.

Great, informative day where hints and techniques were given to achieve the desired movement.

Very good day! Learnt so much.

Loved every minute! Sara always makes lessons involved and interesting. Thank you.

Loved this session, got heaps from the day and really had fun

Brilliant course – so informative we came away with practical skills which I am excited to implement

Amazing course and teaching as always. Lots of guidance & information given. Excited to do the rest of the Diploma in the near future.

Great course. Thanks.

Thank you for a lovely few days, its given me the confidence to begin this new career.

Course Price

Fee: £375.00 inc. VAT

Course Schedule

1 Day course

Day 1: 09:00 – 17:00