PFS Sports Injuries- Extrinsic & Intrinsic Risk Factors ®

Gym & Personal Trainer Education
PFS Sports Injuries- Extrinsic & Intrinsic Risk Factors ®



Are you interested in the area of sport injury and its prevention ? Come to the PFS Sports Injuries- Extrinsic & Intrinsic Risk Factors course to find out more!


Taking part in sport can result in injury to any part of the body. These injuries can be caused by a variety of factors that can be grouped into two categories- extrinsic or intrinsic.


During this course close look at the anatomical structures involved and the mechanisms of injury.You van also use the exercise interventions to prevent injury with your clients.You will learn about some of the most common sports injuries that people suffer from, and how to help rehabilitate them.


The course is prepared and delivered by an expert in this field, Darragh Kennedy, who is a Physical Therapist.


This course requires a recognised, valid and current Fitness Instructor or Gym Instructor qualification which is accredited and mapped at EQF Level 3 | NQF level 4* such as the PFS FITNESS GROUP INSTRUCTOR or PFS GYM INSTRUCTOR. If you didn't qualify with us, a scanned copy of your certificate will be required in response to your registration confirmation email.


Who should attend?

This course is open for everyone who wants to improve their teaching skills and general knowledge in the field, walking the path of development and reach excellence.

Please inform us during the registration process if you have any learning difficulties or disabilities so we can accommodate you appropriately. 


What you need to bring with you:

  •  Bottle of water
  •  Lunch and snacks
  •  Notepad


Course hours that require 100% attendance: 8 hours during one weekend day 

Additional self-study hours: Not applicable

Examination hours: Not applicable

Not applicable

Main Qualifications obtained: PFS Sports Injuries- Extrinsic & Intrinsic Risk Factors

Study Mode: not applicable

Examination: not applicable


Verification service: CYQ - Central YMCA Qualifications

All our courses are accredited by REPs Ireland and recognised worldwide through ICREPs.

All PFS qualifications meet industry standards that have been developed and published by the European Health & Fitness Association (EHFA).

REPs Ireland ensures that all standards used are mapped to and meet all appropriate International standards where possible, to ensure all REPs Ireland members benefit from recognition of their status from other National REPs.

Payment rules 

  • We operate on a first come, first serve basis with no exceptions.

  • We allow only 10 places per course.

  • To secure your place on the course the payment should be made upon registration.

  • We allow 5 calendar days to receive payment before your place is given to another person that has paid.

  • After 5 calendar days have passed, and we haven't received any payment, you will need to register again if places are still available.

  • There is no way to prolong the 5 calendar days. Registrations are not accepted if you have already registered and the initial 5 days have not elapsed.

  • If we have received a late Early Bird payment (i.e. you registered for Early Bird but we haven't received payment within 5 calendar days) you will be liable for the Normal Price as outlined in our Terms & Conditions. No exceptions will be made.

  • If you have signed up at the Normal Price or Early Bird price and we haven't received the full amount from you before the start of the course, then you will be subject to instalment payments.


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