Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals


Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals

Finally look at the lower limb as a whole without getting overwhelmed and make sense of your patient’s symptoms so you can become the ‘Go-To’ Physio in your town for lower limb patients.  

Build A Step By Step System

Improve Your Consistency

Get Predictable Patient Results

Who This Free Course Will Help:


Physical Therapists

Physical Therapy Assistants



Sports Therapists

Licensed Massage Therapists

Strength Coaches


Exercise Physiologists

Pilates Teachers

Yoga Teachers


And Other Healthcare Professionals

Here’s What You’re About To Discover In Your Online Training…

The principle of second order consequences – how not understanding this principle in your assessment can derail and stagnate your progress with your patients

How movement really happens in the real world – and why you should be looking at your objective assessment through a new lens to find the root cause of your patient’s problems

A simple way to gain an insight into your patient’s subconscious movement habits – never have a patient stagnate 3 weeks into treatment ever again!

How to cut through patient distractions and find clarity on their underlying muscle imbalances – lay the foundations for successful hands-on treatment and your entire treatment plan to promote a full recovery

Force Steadiness: The key to understanding why your patient is still not responding after doing all the strength work – learn how to easily assess for this in any lower limb muscle and finally make sense of your patient’s symptoms

How to finally use special tests in a powerful way – discover how special tests can be useful and how to successfully improve them even if your patient has known pathology

Where to start with your treatment for a fast start – plus the simple formula I use to set patient expectations during objective assessment and improve their treatment satisfaction

And much, much more!

Course Details

Want to finally make sense of your patient’s symptoms with ease? While making sense of their subjective assessment? So you eliminate the self-doubt, second guessing and set the foundations for a full recovery? In this online training, World Cup physio Dave O’Sullivan reveals his unique approach to the lower limb objective assessment in private practice – including how he confidently finds the root cause of pain with just a few movements!

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Step Into The Future Of Physio And Work ‘Smarter Not Harder’…

Here is what you should expect from every ‘Go-To’ Physio Method Course you enrol in…

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Receive only proven, effective strategies from a seasoned International Sports Physio, Dave O’Sullivan. Dave’s experience in professional sports and private practice equips you with the techniques to achieve consistent, lasting results in the real world.

Say Goodbye to Forgettable Courses: Retain More than Just Your Monday Morning Coffee!

Turn your learning into an organised, step-by-step system with our ‘Go-To’ Physio Method courses. Our teaching begins with underlying principles, moves into strategic planning, and finishes with practical tactics. This ensures you’re not just learning ‘how’, but also understanding the ‘why’ behind every action you take.

Knowledge is Only Powerful When Applied…

True power comes from using your knowledge effectively. The ‘Go-To’ Physio Method Courses help you organise and apply your learning for real-world results. Our practical approach ensures you can immediately implement what you’ve learned with your next challenging patient, leading to consistent, long-term outcomes.

Simplify Your Approach, Enhance Your Results…

You’ll learn to view the body holistically, without feeling overwhelmed. Grasp the ‘why’ behind each treatment strategy, saving you effort, energy, and your patient’s valuable time. Streamline your practice and boost your efficiency, all while providing superior patient care.

Develop Critical Thinking Skills That Solves Your Patient’s Problems At Source And Differentiates You From The Rest!

Regain your passion for the profession and use your brain to ‘think twice, treat once’ rather than just prescribing the same treatment and exercises to every patient.

Become A Calm, Confident, Critical Thinking Physio

That can get consistent, predictable, long lasting results with any patient who walks through your door.

Equip yourself with practical skills and strategies to handle any patient case. It’s not just about adding another course to your portfolio – it’s about enhancing your professional journey and transforming your patient care approach forever.

You will gain access to 34 highly practical lessons taught by world renowned Physiotherapist Dave O’Sullivan that will contain high value information that you can implement in your clinic the very next day.

Lessons Include:

  • Welcome To The Lower Limb Objective Assessment
  • The ‘Go-To’ Physio Objective Assessment Method
  • Principle Of Second Order Consequences
  • Principles: Movement
  • Principles Of Challenge Base Of Support As An Insight Into The Nervous System
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  • Principles: Passive Assessment
  • Principles: Force Steadiness Assessment
  • Making Sense Of The Patient’s Story
  • Flexion Assessment For The Lower Limb
  • Extension Assessment For The Lower Limb
  • Rotation Assessment For The Lower Limb
  • Side flexion Assessment For The Lower Limb
  • Mid Foot Bridge Assessment
  • Foam Roller Bridge Assessment
  • Squat / Lunge Assessment
  • Sit To Stand Assessment
  • Step / Stairs Assessment
  • Ankle Dorsiflexion Assessment
  • Ankle Plantar flexion Assessment
  • Principles Of Passive Assessment And High Tone
  • Hip Passive Assessment
  • Knee Passive Assessment
  • Ankle Passive Assessment
  • Principles Of Using Special Tests And How To Influence Them
  • Hip Special Testing
  • Knee Special Testing
  • Ankle Special Testing
  • Principles Of Force Steadiness Testing
  • Sagittal Plane Tolerance Testing
  • Frontal Plane Tolerance Testing
  • Transverse Plane Tolerance Testing
  • Where To Start With Your Findings
  • Pathology → What tissues shorten and lengthen or refer? (Upsell Hands On Techniques)
  • Non-Pathology 80/20 Rule What Isn’t Doing Its Job? What Specific To Subjective Assessment Story

Dave O’Sullivan is a highly respected and sought-after physiotherapist known as the ‘go-to’ physio in professional sports and rehabilitation circles. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Huddersfield and later his Masters in Strength and Conditioning from St. Mary’s University, London. 

With over 15 years of experience, Dave O’Sullivan has cultivated a reputation for not only diagnosing the root cause of the problem and treating injuries but also for his innovative preventive methods. His approach is deeply rooted in looking at the person first, pain second while bringing together the latest research in psychology, musculoskeletal, respiratory, neurological and physiological research to get long lasting results. 

Dave O’Sullivan’s expertise extends into the world of professional sports where he has served as the lead physiotherapist for numerous high-profile teams. 


His contributions to rugby are particularly notable, having been an integral part of the medical teams for the England Rugby Union and Rugby League teams during World Cup years. He’s also worked with elite athletes from the worlds of Golf, Football, and Athletics, reflecting his versatile knowledge and application of sports medicine.

Known for his meticulous attention to detail, Dave O’Sullivan takes pride in staying abreast of the latest developments in physiotherapy. He has mentored over 1,000 therapists in over 40 countries around the world in helping therapists gain the confidence to keep their most complex patients progressing using his structured step by step system. 

Author of several publications and Amazon best sellers including ‘Happy Progressing Patients’.  Dave O’Sullivan is a recognised voice in the field of physiotherapy. His dedication to his patients, combined with his profound understanding of human physiology and injury mechanisms, make him the ‘go-to’ physio for many, validating his reputation as a trusted and reliable healthcare professional.

The ‘Go-To’ Physio Method Has Helped Over 1000+ Therapists Finally Feel Confident In Their Clinical Care


Free 12 Month Access

Learn real world practically applied content you can use tomorrow that saves you tens of thousands of pounds on Masters Degrees!

Save time, money and effort travelling to weekend courses and reference the material anytime, anywhere!

Stop wasting time on courses that you are struggling to implement and see immediate results with!

Have you got a plan for your complex patients this week? Save the patients on your schedule that are not progressing from suffering any longer than they need to!

Switch off at night and spend time with your family with the peace of mind you will be able to confidently help all the patients that walk through your door the next day!

Confidence, peace of mind, happy patients and a 'Go-To' Reputation for the remainder of your career awaits you…


Frequently Asked Questions

How long will I have access to the Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals online course?

After purchase, you will retain access to the Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals online course for a period of 12 months. This allows you ample time to go through the course materials at your own pace.

How much does the Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals online course cost?

The cost of the course is $379. This includes full access to all course materials, online resources, and any updates during your 12-month access period.

Is there a refund policy for the Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals online course?

Yes, there is a 14-day refund policy. If you are not satisfied with the course for any reason, you can request a refund within 14 days of purchase. However, the refund policy applies only if you have not watched the course.

Will I receive accreditation for this course?

Yes, you will receive accreditation by your state body for 20 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon successful completion of the course. Please note that this applies to specific states, so it’s advisable to check the applicability for your particular state.

How can I verify if my state approves the course for CEUs?

Each state has different procedures for verifying approved CEU courses. We recommend reaching out to your state’s licensing board or professional association to confirm that the Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals online course qualifies for CEUs.

If I have any questions or need help while taking the course, what can I do?

Our team is committed to providing you with comprehensive support during your learning journey. If you encounter any issues or have any questions while taking the course, please reach out to our customer service for assistance.

Are there any prerequisites to take the Lower Limb Objective Assessment Fundamentals online course?

There are no prerequisites for this course. It is designed for therapists of all experience levels who are interested in improving their skills in the lower limb objective assessment. In saying this it is recommended that therapists also take the Subjective Assessment Mastery course in order to ensure they get the most benefit from this course.

Are there any additional fees after the initial course cost?

No, there are no additional fees. The cost of $379 covers your access to the course for 12 months. This includes all course materials and resources. However, please note that after the 12-month period, you will need to renew your access if you wish to continue using the course materials.