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Hartpury University: Veterinary Physiotherapy

Institution Hartpury University View institution profile
Department Equine
Web www.hartpury.ac.uk
Email admissions@hartpury.ac.uk
Telephone 01452 702333
Study type Taught

Summary

This course is ideal for those who have completed a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree and who want to qualify as an animal physiotherapist. Accredited by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP), successful completion will enable you to register as a professional practitioner with the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Animal Therapy (ACPAT) and the Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP).

We provide the ideal environment for your training, with specialist expertise in canine and equine veterinary physiotherapy, as well as health, welfare, behavior and performance.

You’ll benefit from access to real-world cases and technologies in our canine and equine therapy centres, as well as laboratories kitted out with the latest scientific equipment.

Compulsory and optional modules cover a diverse range of animal physiotherapy topics, plus research skills and business management. The course includes work placements and guest lectures from veterinary practices and surgeons, as well as qualified ACPAT canine and equine physiotherapists.

The course is delivered on a part-time basis, via block delivery to help fit around work or other commitments.

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy-accredited The course is accredited by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. On completion of your second year, you’ll be eligible to upgrade from a Category B to a Category A member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Animal Therapy (ACPAT) as well as the Register for Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP).

You’ll need to maintain your ACPAT membership for the duration of your animal physiotherapy practice in the UK. Please visit www.acpat.org for the latest information, including costs.

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Why Hartpury
We support our students to absorb themselves in what they love. Our students improve the futures of people, animals and the planet, whilst developing their own expertise and careers. We’re driving positive change in animal and equine wellbeing, agriculture, sports performance and public health.

Enjoy our world-class facilities and experience unrivalled learning opportunities. Our small class sizes and personal teaching approach means you’ll get all the support you need to succeed.

Postgraduate study at Hartpury University
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