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Royal College of Chiropractors CPD Event: Muscle Testing

Course Date

Start: 10th May 2017 @ 18:30pm
End: 10th May 2017 @ 21:00pm

Course Location

Holiday Inn Taunton
Junction 25 M5, Deane Gate Avenue, Taunton, Somerset, England


Course Description

Severn Faculty and Tamar Faculty CPD Event: Muscle Testing

 Date: Wednesday 10th May 2017

 Venue: Holiday Inn Taunton, Junction 25 M5, Deane Gate Avenue, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2UA

 Event outline:

A course that will introduce you to an incredibly useful assessment protocol, which can be used regardless of your treatment technique.

  • A brief introduction to the neurological theory behind manual muscle testing
  • Description of  a model for understanding injury based on failure of our neuro-musculo-skeletal control
  • A practical session on muscle testing that will enable delegates to use simple testing tools and immediately show their patients the effect of chiropractic treatment

Speaker: Ulrik Sandstrom FRCC, MRCC (Sports)

Ulrik Sandstrom is in his 8th season as 1st team chiropractor at Leicester Tigers Rugby Club. He has worked with a large range of elite athletes from UK Athletics, Chelsea FC, England Rugby, GB Basketball, GB Swimming. He was selected to work at the Polyclinic in the Stratford Athletes Village during the 2012 London Olympics as well as the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. He lectures nationally and internationally, runs regular courses in Functional Muscle Testing and Functional Taping and apart from his many sports and lecture commitments runs private practices in Sheffield and Mansfield

 Learning Outcomes include:

  • An understanding of neurological theory behind manual muscle testing
  • A comprehension of the benefits of Muscle Testing in your treatment of patients.
  • An understanding of practical muscle testing techniques to use in clinical practice


 18.30 – Registration

19.00 – Seminar

21.00 – Close

 Registration fee: RCC members £50, non-members £70

 Online registration and payment are available at

To register and pay via card/ bank transfer please telephone 0118-9469727 or email:

Please send registration forms to our address (see below) with cheques made payable to, The Royal College of Chiropractors

 Cancellations: Fees will be refunded, less a £10 administration charge, for all cancellations received at least 10 days before the event.  No refunds can be given after this date.


Joanne Oaten MRCC and

Joseph Arkle LRCC

**Please do not attend this event unless you have received confirmation of a place and joining instructions from the RCC Events Officer**



Course Credits


Course Contact Name

Lucianna Harrison

Course Contact Email