Sports Massage Therapy is a highly valued qualification within the fitness industry. By learning various advanced therapy based massage techniques to manipulate and rehabilitate the soft tissues of the body, the course is an excellent way for qualified Level 2 or 3 Instructors to maximise their earning potential and expertise.
The course can be completed on a full-time basis over 3 weeks or choose our unique blended learning option. This totally flexible education experience allows you to tailor learning around your schedule, combining home study, online learning and practical workshops over a bespoke period of time.
On successful completion you will be eligible for Level 3 status on the Register of Exercise Professionals (REP’s) and achieve 20 REP’s CPD points.
NOTE! Students require a Level 2 qualification to attend this course. Our Masters Diploma in Personal Training may be a better option if you’re not Level 2 certified.
The course combines in-depth theory and practical sessions that give you an advanced level of understanding about the anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal system. You will cover:
- Sports massage techniques (palpation, basic strokes, neuromuscular and muscle energy techniques)
- Client assessment
- Joint and muscle testing
- Posture assessment
- Soft tissue damage occurrence and repair
- Post-care advice to support return to function