Chiropractic Sports Education
ICSC, ICCSP Upgrade and ChiroSuisse Sports Certification Project (see bottom)
FICS Chiropractic sports education
One of FICS primary objectives is promoting excellence in postgraduate education and practice in sports chiropractic worldwide, in part through the development of postgraduate sports chiropractic programs.
FICS's aim is to set an appropriate minimum standard in theoretical and practical sports chiropractic education for chiropractors wanting to develop special competence in the field of sports chiropractic and to be qualified to serve on FICS teams, or teams selected with assistance from FICS, at international events.
Up to 2019 FICS delivered the International Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician or Diploma (ICCSP/ICSSD). Starting 2019, with the reshaping and improvement of the chiropractic sports ecucation, FICS has renamed the certificate and presents, upon completion of the program, the International Certificate in Sports Chiropractic (ICSC).
This program produces a well-
The ICSC program is a postgraduate certification program that is a combination of distance learning via an electronic learning system (eLS) and two weekend seminars (hand-
Information on login details you can find it HERE
The ICSC program covers the ten modules listed below:
Upgrading from a ICCSP/ICSSD is possible. To do it, you must take and pass the Head Trauma module offered by the eLS. Registration is needed LINK
Information on it you find it in the brochure ICSC mentioned above.
If you still hold an older FICS diploma or certificate (CCSP), please contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
Project for a SCSC Sports Certificate endorsed by ChiroSuisse
Interest was expressed at the 2017 General Assembly to offer beyond the ICCSP a more advanced sports education leading to certification and a title given by SCSC, endorsed by ChiroSuisse. This postgraduate professional specialized certification program is called in German „Fähigkeitsausweis“, in French "Certificat de Formation Complémentaire" and is meant to be equivalent to an academic continued education of a Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) or a Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS).
Module 1 of this complementary sports education will be the certificate issued by FICS with its 100h ICCSP program with online Learning System (eLS), two hands-
The subsequent Module 2 of this complementary sports education will need an extra 200h of sports education to fulfill the 300h formation required by the Swiss Chiropractic Academy for the obtention of a ChiroSuisse Complementary Certification. A suggested possibility to cumulate 200h after the 100h already obtained from the ICCSP program, would be 100h practical experience (out-
After investigating the feasability of such a program, t