REPs Accredited Electrotherapy Course

Learn How to Perform Ultrasound and Shockwave Therapy

Internationally Recognised Electrotherapy Course

Electrotherapy has been prominent for the past 25 years by both sports masseuses and physios for the treatment of sporting injury’s with significant attention on interferential and combination therapy.

OriGym's electrotherapy training courses will give you the essential skills to apply both ultrasound and shockwave therapy to your clients and really understand the electrotherapy applications in sports.

By the end of the sports electrotherapy courses you will know the concept of electrotherapy, its history, the link to the pain gait theory, contraindications and precautions amongst much more.

The electrotherapy courses (UK) is designed by industry leading experts and is Internationally recognised and fully accredited by the register of exercise professionals (REPs) and carries 4 REPs points that you can utilise towards your continuous professional development. 

Course Type:

CPD Short Course

Course Length:

2 Weeks (Average)



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OriGym's electrotherapy course is online and can be learn all around your existing clients and in a timeframe that suit you. You can start the same day you enrol, and you will receive 7 days per week access to our dedicated tutor support team of highly experienced masseuses and teachers for any additional help and support.

Our multi-award nominated e-learning platform, called "Student Zone" is custom built and has online lectures, videos and is fully interactive and you will just progress from module to module completing a quiz or assignment at the end of each section.

Course Length: 12 Hours Average Time for Completion.
Entry Requirements: Level 2 Gym Instructor or Level 3 diploma in Sports Massage. Students must also be aged 16+.
Accreditations: The Sports Electrotherapy Course is recognised by REPs, PD Approval and CIMSPA.
Cost: £129, or you can buy a bundle of 6 CPD courses for just £488.

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Submit us an enquiry detailing your disability and we can assess your suitability to undergoing this form of training. 

All of our CPD fitness courses are endorsed and accredited by REPS (Register of Exercise Professionals), CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity), and PD Approval.

This qualification is learnt via OriGym's "Student Zone" platform via interactive e-learning that has set assignments and quizzes, which are multiple choice and 100% is required to pass. You will get unlimited and free re-tries as with all our courses.

This qualification is applicable for those both with a Level 3 sports massage qualification and above and for fitness professionals that hold a minimum of a Level 2 Fitness Instructing in Gym Award. 

The rate of course completion is down to you as an individual, but the guided learning hours is 12 hours of study and takes the average student around 2 weeks to qualify.

This online course will provide you with the information needed to have an underpinning knowledge around electrotherapy and its applications. By the end of the course, you will be able to understand the concept of electrotherapy, its history, the link to the pain gait theory, contraindications and precautions, the types of electrotherapy and common injuries that it can be applied to. You will also gain an understanding of how you as a practitioner can look to add electrotherapy to your toolkit to work with current and future clients. It’s important to note that this course doesn’t certify or confirm you are safe to practice electrotherapy, this is simply a course to provide you with the theory around electrotherapy. For you to interpret and look to clinically justify it, if this is something you wish to pursue further with.


  • Introduction to electrotherapy
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Ultrasound Therapy
  • Shockwave Therapy


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