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FICS ICSC – #ICSC09 – Special Sport Populations

Course Date

Start: 22nd July 2021 @ 00:00am
End: 22nd July 2031 @ 00:00am

Course Location

Special Sport Populations - #ICSC09
Asynchronous Program - Online Learning, United States of America

Course Description


International Certificate in Sports Chiropractic (ICSC) program offers an individual chiropractor the credentials required to work at FICS events worldwide. It is the minimum qualification required to be part of a FICS chiropractic delegation at regional sporting events, international events such as the regional and world championships and the World Games. To learn more about the ICSC, please visit:


Total Course 14:19 hours/minutes
ECU will allot CPD for the total course hours to the nearest half-hour.

This course will cover special sports populations including Paralympic athletes, female athletes, transgender athletes, senior athletes, paediatric athletes.  This course will also discuss sports nutrition and hydration as well as special sports conditions including sports hernia and sports dermatology.  Finally, mental performance in athletics will be discussed.

You must score 80% or better to pass the section and Final exam. All exams are timed at one minute per question with a total of three attempts.


Course Breakdown:

Unit Module – Instructor Multiple doctors who specialize in the field for that unit topic: (estimate 6 hours)

  • VIEW: Sports Nutrition – Hydration & Performance – Drs, Todd Stebleton, (Video 33:34) Kyle Steineman ( Video 11:50), Noel Emanual (Video 15:09), Brett Martin (Video 49:52) Read 2 articles
    TAKE(10 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Paralympic Athletes – Drs, Jon Mulholland (Video 19:32) Dr Ivonne Mosquera-Schmidt (Video 35:77), Read 2 articles
    TAKE: (5 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Special Sport Conditions – Drs, Craig Couillard (Video 36:14), Jonathan Williams (Video 48:43), Tim Howey (Video 34:72)
    TAKE: (10 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Female Athletes – Drs Melissa MacDonald (Video 30:44), Beth Westie (Video 35.81), Read 2 articles
    TAKE: (10 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Mental Performance – Dr Leo Lewis (Video 45:62), Read 1 article
    TAKE: (5 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Transgender Athletes – Dr Melissa MacDonald (Video 57.20)
    TAKE: (5 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Pediatric Athletes – Read 3 articles
    TAKE: (5 section exam questions)
  • VIEW: Senior Athletes – Read 3 articles
    TAKE: (5 section exam questions) 

FINAL ASSESSMENT EXAM – (100 final exam questions)

  • The quiz questions are sequence is randomized and will change every time you click into the assessment or exam.
  • The Assessment questions and the Final exam will be presented one question at a time and does not allow backtracking.



Registration fee: 500.00 CHF
Discounts are provided if purchased in a bundle with other modules



Course Credits


Course Contact Name

Trish Donoghue

Course Contact Email


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