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Rocktape - Fascial Movement Taping Certification *NEW DATE*

Rocktape Canada
Fascial Movement Taping Certification
Winnipeg, MB  - NEW DATE

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Rocktape, the pioneer of PowerTaping, is now offering classes specifically designed for Medical Professionals/Trainers/Coaches. Fascial Movement Taping is a unique blend of movement assessment and analysis, postural control and performance enhancement techniques that are based on clinically proven methods. The course is suitable for those with no or little exposure to taping, addressing theories and applications for rehabilitation, posture, edema and sports performance. The course builds towards advanced concepts with an emphasis on myofascial pathways, movement therapy and performance enhancement.

INSTRUCTOR: Brad Norris, MEd, Exercise Physiologist

DATE: January 29, 2016 9am till 5pm

LOCATION: Healthview Therapy Centre, 5118 Roblin Blvd, Winnipeg

COST: $399 - $349 early bird discount

E-book included in the cost.

Click here to register

*email us about a student discount* CEUs for CATA members, CPTN, CanFit, ACE, NASM and eligible for all self-reporting medical professionals

2017 Canada Summer Games Winnipeg - Calling Athletic Therapists and Certification Candidates

Call For Athletic Therapists and Athletic Therapy Students

Consider your involvement and register ASAP

The Canada Games will be held in Winnipeg, Gimli and Kenora July 28 – August 13th, 2016

·      We are asking for 4 – 5 shifts (7 – 8 hours per shift)

·      These Games are a major developmental step to working at International games (Commonwealth, Pan Am, Olympic)

·      This is an opportunity for major games experience right in your home town with minimal time and travel commitment.

·      You can work in the Clinic, at a sport venue or both

·      Student therapists must have a valid first responder course at the time of the games.

·      You receive a cool t-shirt

To Register:


·      Contact Doreen Bechtle at: medical@2017canadagames.ca

·      She will send you a survey an put you in the database

·      You will then receive an email to complete your registration with the Canada Games office

·      There is an interview, records check and uniform sizing process required to finalize the application.

·      Hence the urgency to have you apply.

Once again:

Consider your involvement and register ASAP

Thank You

For more information, contact: Doreen Bechtle medical@2017canadagames.ca  or Glen g.bergeron@uwinnipeg.ca

Massage Therapy Diploma for Athletic Therapists

Massage Therapy College of Manitoba
Massage Therapy Diploma

MTCM is offering Athletic Therapists in Manitoba a special invitation to attain a Massage Therapy Diploma.

Transfer credits for Athletic Therapists allow for completion of the program in less than one year.

For more information on setting up a tour and contact details, please see the link below:


Integrated Therapies - P/T or F/T Athletic Therapist

Integrated Therapies
Integrated Therapies is a wellness and rehabilitation clinic in business for the past 12 years.  Conveiently located at 333 Henderson Hwy.  We have a large patient base and a steady stream of new patients from our medical/walk-in clinic. This facility is new with state of the art equipment and operate on an electronic medical records program (paperless).

Email or fax resume to dr.parmchohan@gmail.com or 204-667-6585

Link to job description

ISAK Level 1 Certification - Winnipeg November 25-27, 2016

International Standards for Anthropometric Assessment

The Canadian Sport Council Manitoba is looking at hosting an ISAK Level 1 Certification (International Standards for Anthropometric Assessment) course here in Winnipeg, November 25-27, 2016 .  

This intensive, hands-on course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to collect
an array of physique related information on your clients including height, weight, breadths, girths and
skinfolds to an internationally agreed protocol. The course includes theory lectures and practical
sessions. Following instruction, participants will practice the measurements on each other, and on
day 3, participants will be assessed for intra-tester reliability and inter-tester reliability of
measurements on volunteer subjects. Final certification will require submission of 20 profiles following
completing the course.

The course is a must for dietitians, sports scientists, fitness trainers, conditioning coaches and
anyone else interested in monitoring the physique traits of their clients. For more information on this
and other Levels, please visit the ISAK website: www.isakonline.com.

Sport for Life Centre
145 Pacific Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 2Z6

$450 per registrant

Erik Sesbreno BSc, BSc, RD, Dip. Sport Nutrition IOC

For more information and registration please click the link below:
Details and registration 

MJHL Junior A Selkirk Steelers - Interim Head Athletic Therapist opportunity

Selkirk Steelers Junior A hockey team is looking for an interim Head Athletic Therapist.  Providing game coverage (approx. 20 games).

Start date:  Immediately until mid November (medical leave of absence)

Requirements:  CAT(C), graduated or 4th year students may apply
                       CPR, First Aid, Respect in Sport

Some travel is required (weekends mostly), all expenses covered.  

Honorarium:  $800.00

Interested individuals please contact Alison at allsportats@hotmail.com with any questions or CV submission.


56th Annual Manitoba Orthopaedic Symposium



OCTOBER 20 - 21, 2016

The annual Manitoba Orthopaedic Symposium provides a forum for discussion of the latest management of orthopaedic problems, as well as of emergent or critical orthopaedic issues. It is designed to enhance the knowledge, skills and abilities of those participants who have an interest in, or a requirement to deal with these issues. In 2016, the Manitoba Orthopaedic Symposium will cover essential topics in trauma, arthroplasty and osteoporosis management and prevention. A special focus will be placed on sport injuries with a full day selection of topics and speakers.

Program interest to: Orthopaedic Surgeons, Physicians, Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Athletic Therapists, Residents and Medical Students.

For more information, click on the brochure below:
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To register, click on the link below:
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St Mary's Flames Female Prep Hockey Team - student therapist needed immediately

St. Mary's Flames Prep Hockey Team is in need of a female Athletic Therapist or student for the remainder of the 2016-2017 season.  Either one person or two individuals that are willing to share the coverage duties.

St. Mary's competes in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL).  The league is comprised of Female hockey academies across the country.  Numerous players further their career at the university and national team level. 

All expenses are covered with team travel.  Below is a copy of the team schedule.

St. Mary's Flames schedule

Anyone expressing interest please contact head coach Larry at LBumstead@truenorth.mb.ca, or Kathy KBumstead@truenorth.mb.ca