About Core Elements
Core Elements aims to provide a rounded approach to Sports Massage and Sports Therapy Training, and Therapy provision.
Through the focus of core development and full body alignment, our quality of life can be improved as strength, flexibility and daily movement are improved. These improvements often lead to reduced daily stress levels, reduced muscular pain, improved sleep and nutritional habits and increased feelings of wellness and vitality.
To achieve these aims Core Elements Training provides a range of accredited Sports Massage and Sports Therapy qualification and CPD Short Courses.
Core Elements qualifications and CPD Short Courses are independently accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists and the Sports Therapy Organisation.
Our main training school is based in Old Town, Swindon, Wiltshire. Occasional CPD courses are also available in Liverpool.
All courses are available as Face to Face delivery, and a selection of CPD short courses are available as Live Online or Fully Online delivery.
Core Elements Injury Clinic and Tecar Therapy Clinic is based at our training centre at 8 Bath Rd, Old Town, Swindon. Our clinic offers every day and sports injury treatment, rehabilitation and clinical aesthetics.
Meet the team
Dawn Morse BSc, PGCE, MSc
Dawn, is the founder of Core Elements and is the lead tutor on many of the courses that are provided by Core Elements Training provision.
Dawn has a BSc (Hons) and Masters Degree in Sports and Health Sciences and is a Post Graduate Certificate in Education. Dawn has been teaching within Sports Therapy and Sports Science education for over 15 years and has been working within the Sports Science and Therapy industry for almost 20 years. Her early roles included working as a Personal Trainer and running a Sports Injury clinic, later her teaching roles have included Lecturing on the University of Bath Sports Therapy Degree, being the Programme Leader for the University of Bath Foundation Degree in Sports Therapy and being an Associate Lecturer in Sports Science for the Open University.
Experience and passion within these fields lead Dawn to founding Core Elements and providing a range of services including our Training and Therapy provision.
Along with course development and teaching, Dawn continues to provide clinical work at Core Elements Injury Clinic.
Dawn has taken part in several research projects ran by the University of Exeter and has had several articles published in International Therapist magazine, Massage World, and Om Yoga and Lifestyle magazine which are available to read on our blog page. Dawn is also an member of the expert Q&A panel for Womens Running Magazine.
Georgina King BSc (Hons), SST
Georgina graduated from the University of Worcester with a First Class Honors degree in Sports Therapy. During her time at University Georgina worked with Worcester Warriors Rugby and Academy, Worcester Wolves Basketball and National Taekwondo providing pitch side medical cover and clinical work.
Georgina currently works as a lead Sports Therapist for The Courtyard Clinic in Malmesbury and as First Team Sports Therapist at Corsham Rugby Club, Dorset and Wiltshire and Devizes Ladies. Following her passion for Medicine and First Aid Georgina completed her First Aid Instructor and Assessor qualification, and First Response in Emergency Care, along with an Award in Education and Training. Georgina has a keen interest in teaching and helping others to develop within the Sporting and Medical Industry. Georgina assists and teaches on several of Core Elements courses including Rehabilitation for Sport and Exercise, Electrotherapy and Ultrasound, Sports Taping and Strapping and Kinesiology Taping.
Emma Stuart BSc (Hons)
Emma graduated from the University of Gloucester with a Honours degree in Sports Therapy.
Her journey in Sports Therapy aged 40 after sustaining many running injuries. At this time Em was already a successful Sports Massage Therapist, but her passion to learn more took her towards further study.
Em currently runs her own clinic in Gloucester called Em Stuart Injuries. Along with running her clinic, Em is also a qualified Dive Instructor and teaches for Core Elements Training.
Em currently teaches on several of Core Elements courses including our Level 4 Sports and Remedial Massage Therapy Diploma course and our CPD short courses in in Manual Therapy and Joint Mobilisation and Rehabilitation for Sport and Exercise.