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17-01-2012, 20:38   #1
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Is Experience Necessary For Physio?

I was looking at universities for 2013 and am interested in doing physiotherapy.

Some of them have experience with physiotherapist as an entry requirement.

Do I have to do this for everywhere and is it just spending a week or two with a physio (I'll have to line something up over summer if I do).

Thanks, just need to clear it up as I don't want that to be a reason I don't get a course.
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19-01-2012, 16:15   #2
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It's probably good to have some experience regardless of whether or not it's a requirement. I'm applying for primary teaching in the UK and experience isn't a requirement for all the courses but I'm glad to have it.
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Experience is vital if you are applying to the UK for a BSc of Physiotherapy. You really really need it to stand a chance
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03-08-2012, 09:49   #4
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what if you have a ITEC cert in Holistic Massage Therapy an worked with clients?
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03-08-2012, 16:36   #5
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No unfortunately that wont do, colleges require hospital work experience. I am sure your ITEC qualification's experience would be another thing to add to your PS but I certainly would be relying on it.
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