This rock climbing injury continuing education course series is for medical professionals looking to advance their knowledge in assessing, diagnosing and treating injuries with rock climbers. The material is highly interactive with an emphasis on case based learning and practical application. The course series is divided into six units. For each unit, you will access and view pre-recorded lectures on the unit’s topic, read associated articles, and meet for zoom live sessions to problem solve rock climbing patient cases related to the material. The course series is comprehensive and by the conclusion you will have a strong understanding of how to rehabilitate rock climbing injuries. Use the code “earlybird” to receive $150 off of registration if used before January 1st 2023. All registration fees are fully refundable up to 48 hours before the first live session. This Registration is for the 2024 Cohort.
Rock Rehab Hybrid Course Series
- Learn the biomechanics and sport specific demands of rock climbing
- Understand how to provide proper management for musculoskeletal rock climbing injuries including body regions of the neck, shoulder, elbow, forearm, wrist, hand, finger, back, hip, knee and ankle
- Support climbing injury management with peer reviewed research studies and learn in-depth treatment interventions for climbers including climbing specific exercises that address mobility, muscle performance and climbing specific movement
- 6 units of pre-recorded lectures (1.5 – 3.5 hrs each unit) on climbing injury
- 2 zoom live sessions (5.5 hrs each session) problem solving climbing patient cases
- Extensive video library of rehabilitation exercise and climbing movement
- Detailed step-by-step protocols for climbing injury rehabilitation
- Unit 1: Movement
- Unit 2: Neck and Shoulder
- Unit 3: Elbow and Forearm
- Unit 4: Wrist and Hand
- Unit 5: Fingers
- Unit 6: Back, Hip, Knee and Ankle
2024 Live Session Dates (hosted remotely on zoom)
- April 13th (Units 1, 2 & 3), April 14th (Units 3, 4 & 5)
2024 Live Session Times (hosted remotely on zoom)
- 8am-9:30am, break, 10:00am-11:30am, break 12:00pm-1:30pm (Pacific Time)
- 24 contact hours of content
- Course completion certificate for 1440 minutes (24 hrs) of course material
Approved for Continuing Eduction Credit
- This course series is approved for 24 continuing education contact hours in California and for all states that offer reciprocity with California including: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington DC, Delaware, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and Wyoming. If you have questions pertaining to your individual state requirements, please refer to your state’s licensing authority. We are happy to provide each registrant with documentation needed to submit for approval to their own licensing board for individual approval. Requests can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Lectures will be released to all course participants one month prior to the start of the first live session
- Early access to all lectures can be provided upon request
Continuing Education Content Access
- Participants have unlimited continuing ed course lecture video access for 11 months
- All con-ed course PDFs are downloadable allowing lifetime access
- Beginner to Advanced
What is the difference between the “Rock Rehab Hybrid Course Series” and “Rock Rehab Online Course Series”
- The online content from the Rock Rehab Hybrid Course Series is the same online content from the Rock Rehab Online Course Series. The main difference is that the Rock Rehab Hybrid Course Series includes an additional 12 hours of zoom live sessions to help synthesize the material and apply it to rock climbing patient cases.
- Jared Vagy is a doctor of physical therapy with a focus on treating rock climbing injuries. In addition to his doctoral degree, he has completed a one-year residency in orthopedics and a one-year fellowship in movement science. He is the author of the Amazon #1 best-seller “Climb Injury-Free,” has published numerous articles on injury prevention and lectures on the topic internationally. Dr. Vagy is on the teaching faculty at the University of Southern California, one of the top doctor of physical therapy programs in the United States. He is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist and a certified strength and conditioning specialist. He is passionate about climbing and enjoys working with climbers of all ability levels, ranging from novice climbers to the top professional climbers in the world.