Niall Rafferty HDip, MSc, PhT. is a licensed Sports & Physical Therapist and a certified Personal Trainer that has been working in the sports and leisure industry for the past 25years. A former International waterpolo player and World competitor in surf lifesaving, he has coached and lectured extensively with teams, athletes and travelled to the 2012 Olympic games. Niall has applied his skills in working extensively with Swimming teams from Regional, National and high performance squads in Strength & conditioning and physical Therapy. He has studied Exercise Physiology, Nutrition, Pathology, Sports medicine and graduated from University College Dublin with an Honoursโ€™ Masterโ€™s Degree. He is an External Practical Examiner and Subject Matter Expert with ITEC since 1998 and has an extensive background in both clinical and field therapies. He has pursued his swimming passion, by swimming the English channel solo in 2015 for charity.
Niall currently is the International Business Manager with iTEC / vtct having spent over 20 years working as an Examiner and Subject Matter Expert.