Start date
07 July, 2018
End date
08 July, 2018
Date note
9am - 4pm both days

“This course totally de-mystifies the assessment and treatment of shoulder dysfunctions - 5 stars”  Peter M, Sports Physiotherapist Sydney

“I have been using this approach for 2 months now since completing your course and I must say it really works - is there a chance you are some kind of genius? ... Thanks for a brilliant system ” Jenny M, MSK Physiotherapist London 


Course Highlights

A highly practical course (80% of course time dedicated to mastering practical assessment and treatment skills).

Developed for physiotherapists, and all manual therapists who wish to discover the most effective and successful strategies for assessing and treating a wide spectrum of shoulder dysfunctions.

Participants will be exploring a fully systematic approach to shoulder management.


  • Study a systematic & very efficient approach to objective assessment and treatment

  • Apply highly effective hands on treatment skills for quick and lasting results

  • Learn how to best assess and manage neural dynamics and optimal mobility

  • Review essential functional anatomy. integrated movement theories & biomechanics

  • Identify both common and complex upper limb muscle imbalances.

  • Practice an extensive spectrum of rehabilitation & functional strengthening exercises.

  • Gain confidence in successfully managing a wide range of shoulder dysfunctions 


Wayne Rodgers – Australian Sports Physiotherapist

Wayne Rodgers APAM is an Australian sports physiotherapist & functional strength coach with over 30 years experience in the health and fitness industries. He has been a senior sports physiotherapist for several national and international sports teams (Australian Commonwealth Games team, Australian Netball team). Wayne is a highly experienced, dynamic & popular presenter of sports physiotherapy, manual therapy & fitness industry courses. He has delivered over 3000 hours of professional development education to physiotherapists and exercise professionals around the world over the past 20 years. He has recently been appointed to the advisory panel for the development of the Masters in Sports Medicine course at Melbourne University and is a senior contributor to several post graduate programs.


Learning Objectives

During the course you will have the opportunity to:

  • Understand concepts of neural dynamic tension, optimal range of motion & dynamic stability at the shoulder.

  • Learn how to assess and treat adverse neural tension in the upper limb.

  • Explore the complexity of shoulder dysfunctions, and learn to recognise and manage common imbalances.

  • Appreciate the extensive interaction between glenohumeral instability and impingements at the shoulder.

  • Fine-tune and modify the most effective assessment skills and orthopaedic tests for common shoulder dysfunctions.

  • Learn a diverse spectrum of highly effective hands-on myofascial releases and treatment techniques.

  • Practice the application of a full array of rehabilitation and functional conditioning exercises for the shoulder.

  •  Fully review essential functional and integrated anatomy plus biomechanics of the entire shoulder region.

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Event Cost
$670 EB / $770
In person

Vancouver General Hospital
899 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver BC V5Z1M9

Posting expiry date
This course is not provided through PABC. If you have any questions, please contact the private organizer.