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2 Day ACL rehabilitation & RTP Decision making: Enda King

April 13 - April 14

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The course will discuss the challenges relating to the rehabilitation of athletes after ACL reconstruction and the use of biomechanics to improve the rehabilitation process and provide accurate data to assist in RTP decision making.


The course will cover:

  • What are the challenges in rehabilitation after ACL reconstruction

  • Pathomechanics of ACL injury

  • Graft Healing & RTP decision making after ACL reconstruction

  • Components of rehabilitation after ACL reconstruction

  • Strength and Power development

  • Linear Running and Change of directional mechanics after ACL reconstruction

  • How to navigate the route from RTP to return to performance


The learning objectives:

  •  Understand the key milestones for graft healing after ACL reconstruction

  • Understand all the components that make a successful return after ACL reconstruction and identify the factors that influence them

  • Understand the mechanism of injury of ACL and how biomechanics and rehabilitation can influence re-injury risk

  • Identify all the factors that need to be assessed and addressed throughout ACL rehabilitation and how they interact with and influence each other.

  • Understand the influence of exercise selection and coaching on outcomes during ACL rehabilitation

  • Identify deficits in linear running and change of direction mechanics after ACL reconstruction that will negatively affect outcomes and be able to select and coach drills to modify those deficits

  • Understand all the factors that influence a return to performance after ACL reconstruction be able to guide your athlete along that journey


SPARC Education reserves the right to cancel a course with sufficient notice. 
In the case a course is cancelled you will be refunded the full amount of the ticket.

  • Course will take place on site at SPARC Rathfarnham-Knocklyon. No refund will be offered for a change in venue, but the venue will be in the Dublin region and sufficient notice will be given for any course venue change

  • If you cancel your place on the course, a refund of the course fee will be made if written confirmation is received four weeks prior to the course date. This reduces to 50% up until one week prior to the course. No refund provided with in 1 week of course date.

  • All course participants should hold current Personal and Professional Liability Insurance, as this course includes practical components.

  • Prices include catering on the day – (Break and Lunch).


April 13
April 14


Sparc South Dublin
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Sparc South Dublin
Ballyboden Way, Rathfarnham 16
Dublin, Ireland
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