Taught course

Practice Development: Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation

University of Cumbria · School of Sport

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd class honours degree. Students with other qualifications may be admitted to the course via non-standard entry procedures.

Months of entry


Course content

Become a qualified sport rehabilitator and open up new opportunities for your career. Our highly innovative programme is ideal for those from sport or health practitioner backgrounds, providing a blend of theoretical and practical experience to help you move into this specialist field. You'll have the opportunity to do over 400 hours of vocational placement, working with professional sports teams, sports injury clinics and health/fitness centres.

We offer the only course of its kind to be accredited by the British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT), including a foundation in the practice development skills vital to enhancing your professional development and career opportunities. You'll develop all the specific personal, professional and vocational skills, knowledge and experience to go into a successful career as a sport rehabilitator.

Qualification and course duration


part time
50 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Enquiry Centre
0845 606 1144