Spinal Manipulation (and ADVANCED)


This course will teach you how to use Grade 1-4 mobilisations and some very safe Grade 5 manipulations (commonly known as an HVT – High Velocity Thrust). You will also learn specific osteopathic mobilisation techniques and muscle energy techniques for the pelvis, sacroiliac joint, lumbar and thoracic spine.
For the ADVANCED day you will be able to competently and safely manipulate and mobilise the joints of the cervical-thoracic junction, ribs, thoracic and lumbar spine, pelvis and peripheral joints using a full range of techniques.

  • – Motion testing and palpation
  • – Principle of leverage and coupled motion
  • – Spinal mechanics
  • – Contraindications and red flag pathologies
  • – Assessment, mobilisation and manipulative techniques for the SI joint, lumbar and thoracic spine
  • – Lunch
  • – Sportswear (and shorts)
  • – Couch cover and towels
  • Practical observations during the day

  • ADVANCED Spinal Manipulation: 18th April 2024 (must have completed Spinal)
  • Spinal Manipulation: 4th October 2024

  • 09:00 – 16:00

1 Day


Old School Business Centre
Church Drive

Sports Massage Therapist, Physiotherapist, Chiropractor. To enrol on the ADVANCED Spinal Manipulation day you must have completed Spinal Manipulation

  • – Level 4/5 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
  • – One day CPD workshops (FHT Accredited)
  • – 4 Day Acupuncture Course for Sports Injuries
  • Click here for Course Timetable

John Gibbons (Osteopath, Author & Sports Therapist)

You can choose to pay via PayPal or Card (in the PayPal link) by selecting the date of the course below. Alternatively, you can click here to get in contact and we will send you through bank transfer details. Please also complete the online Application Form to complete the enrolment process.

Payment Options:
Pay in full £200.00 (per course)

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Additional information


Advanced Spinal 18th April 2024, Spinal Manipulation 4th October 2024