Unlock your potential with this popular Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy.
Popular with both fitness enthusiasts and trainers, Sports Massage Therapy is helpful for minimising downtime and is even used to prevent some common sports injuries. It is a very much in-demand skill to have.
Add another income stream to your business and expand your client base by gaining practical knowledge and skills as a Sports Massage Therapist.
Learn the skills you need to help for athletes and gym-goers to maintain their peak fitness and wellbeing.
Funding available. You could be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan or use ELCAS to cover the cost of your course. Get in touch to find out more.
Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
Flexible Learning | Prices From £1450.
Sports massage can be one way of ensuring that athletes and individuals who are training do not suffer from prolonged downtime due to common sporting injuries. Whether you are a personal trainer or a resident massage therapist at a health club, if you want to progress in this career, this is the course for you.
All of your learning materials, including an Active IQ manual, can be accessed via our e-Learning portal.
This course is delivered as a blended learning course. The initial learning is completed as home study. You will then attend six practical course days over two periods, each a month apart. Each practical course is made up of three days. The period between gives you plenty of opportunities to practice and hone your skills before the assessment which takes place on day six of the practical course.
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
This course is designed for those looking to start a career as a Sports Massage Therapist or extend their current massage skillset. In this course, you will learn the necessary skills to assess, treat and manage clients through rehabilitation and injuries sustained through recreational, workplace and competitive activities.
Sports massage involves the manipulation of the body’s soft tissue to correct issues caused by regular physical activity. The skills you’ll learn in this course are essential for modern-day athletes and gym-goers to maintain their peak fitness and wellbeing
The Sports Massage course we offer boasts an in-depth, up to date curriculum, and is open to anyone who is a personal trainer, as well as anyone wishing to enter the career of a sports massage specialist.
You will learn:
About the assessment of clients and the construction of a sports massage plan.
How to understand the principles of soft tissue dysfunction.
How to determine appropriate techniques dependent on client requirements.
How to apply a range of sports massage techniques while understanding their effects on the body including:
Petrissage and pressures
Muscle energy technique
Assessing clients and treatment planning
Assisting tissue repair
Providing professional practice
Providing post-treatment care
You need to submit your home-study units either electronically or you could choose to complete them handwritten if you prefer.
If you have any special learning needs please do not hesitate to discuss them with our advisers, we will do as much as is practicable to assist.
There are no formal entry requirements. Get in touch with us if you'd like to discuss this course in more detail.
There are a number of finance options available including:
Advanced Learner Loan
ELCAS – The course is approved by ELCAS for Armed Services staff
Take a look at our finance information or give us a call to find out more.
To book on the course and find out about payment options, call us on 0800 999 6664 or schedule a call back with us today.
“ I had a couple of really good tutors who made the course enjoyable. I learnt so much and now feel very confident when training my own clients. ”
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