Bond University High Performance Training Centre wins prestigious award for the second time
The Bond University High Performance Training Centre (HPTC) has been awarded a 2020 – 2023 Strength of America Award for its world-class strength and conditioning standards. The Bond HPTC also received the 2017 Strength of America Award.
Bond’s HPTC was the only Centre in Australia to receive this prestigious accolade, which is jointly awarded by the US National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) and the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition.
The award, which represents the gold standard in strength and conditioning programs, measured the HTPC on four key criteria: Supervision, Education, Program, and Facilities.
This Strength of America Award recognizes Bond for providing world-class strength and conditioning services at the Bond Institute of Health & Sport (BIHS), which is also home to leading research and programs in the disciplines of exercise and sports science, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and nutrition and dietetics.
Bond’s strength and conditioning programs assist young athletes from Bond Sport and the entire Gold Coast region to become the best they can be, by providing world-class, evidence-based practices, delivered by highly qualified professionals in a facility that is second to none.
About Bond Doctor of Physiotherapy Program
The Doctor of Physiotherapy is one of the most popular degrees among Canadian students. The DPT assists you to progressively develop and apply your knowledge, skills and professional attitudes and behaviour for physiotherapy practice and places a strong emphasis on clinical experiential learning with 50 per cent of the program undertaken in a clinical context. The first 30 weeks of clinical practice address five core areas in both hospital and community settings and one elective.
In the final semester, the program culminates in a 12-week clinical internship with an aligned research project. This extending clinical / research opportunity is designed to ensure you are well prepared for entry into the physiotherapy workforce.
The highly regarded Bond Doctor of Physiotherapy provides more than 1,400 hours of clinical placement across several core areas.