Take your career to the next level with skills used by the professionals

 

Prerequisites: Currently studying Exercise Science, Physiotherapy, Health Science at uni
Duration: 2 hours (per class) 
Cost: FREE
Bookings: Maximum of 2 classes per person.

Our MASTERCLASS series is led by a range of leading industry professionals who are practitioners in their own right. Each session is delivered in a real industry environment and focused on the development and application of practical skills. Participants will walk away from each session with a range of resources that will assist both career progression and business development.

Mobility & Movement 
Monday 20th November    3:00- 5:00 pm
Ms Kristie Sheridan (B. Ex Sp Sci, M. Ex Phys)             

Join a leading sports physiotherapist, who also has extensive experience working as an accredited exercise physiologist with a large cross section of the population. This session will provide participants with the opportunity to view and be part of practical demonstrations of the screening tools used by industry experts to assess mobility and movement.

In this session you will be provided with:

  • Overview of the varying use of sports specific screening tests
  • A demonstration of common tests implemented during pre-season with athletes
  • A demonstration of common tests used to determine weekly readiness to train
  • A demonstration of common tests used to determine readiness to return to training
  • Discussion of the equipment used to undertake these tests e.g. goniometer
  • Outline of testing procedures and standard errors of measurement

Facilitator profile:

Kristie is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist and ASCA professional scheme Strength and Conditioning Coach. Kristie completed her Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of Newcastle and enhanced her scope of practice by completing a Masters of Exercise Physiology (Rehabilitation) through Charles Sturt University. Kristie has experience in treating a variety of clients in both rehabilitation and strength and conditioning, ranging from patients with chronic conditions to elite level athletes. Kristie has recently returned from India where she was employed as the Strength and Conditioning Coach/ Rehabilitation Specialist for the National Indian Womens Hockey Team during their preparation for the 2015 South Asian Games and 2016 Rio Olympic Games.