The Society of Sports Therapists’ puts the protection of the public at the heart of its core values.
Members of The Society of Sports Therapists will have undertaken an accredited programme of study and achieved standards of knowledge and competence that are recognised and recommended by the Society, as lead professional body for Sports Therapists in the UK.
Each year Members are required to undertake CPD in order to maintain their right for re-registration. They must also hold a current and valid first aid qualification as a mandatory pre-requisite for membership. Meeting required levels of competencies and knowledge is also necessary for Members to be covered by Professional Indemnity Insurance.
Members are bound by the Society’s professional codes of conduct, performance and ethics and subject to strict disciplinary procedures should codes be broken. These serve to protect not only the Member but also the public, with whom they come in contact.
Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics and Disciplinary and Appeals can be found under Public Information.