Course Description

Strength & Conditioning

There is a growing demand for strength and conditioning practitioners both within professional sport structures and working with physiotherapists, sports rehabilitators of injury and athletic therapists in the prevention of injury and rehabilitation of athletes.

This new two-year programme will provide an opportunity for students to study for an MSc in Strength and Conditioning, corresponding to a Level 9 Qualification (90 ECTS credits).

The programme is designed to develop the knowledge, skills and analytical techniques in areas such as: advanced resistance training; explosive conditioning; metabolic conditioning; sports nutrition and periodisation. Electives include: injury rehabilitation and reconditioning; high performance testing; strength and conditioning for pediatric and geriatric population groups.

CollegeInstitute of Technology Carlow
Course LocationCarlow
Course Category
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyQQI
Course DurationPart Time Day - typically over two years
Course Fee7,800.00
Carear PathStudents who successfully complete 60 credits of the programme will be eligible for the Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Level 9) should they opt to leave the programme (Embedded Exit Award).
Phone059 91 75000
Course CodeCW109
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Institute of Technology Carlow

Kilkenny Road, Carlow Town, Carlow, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: R93 V960

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Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow Town, Carlow
Republic of Ireland
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