Sports Massage Courses

Sports Massage Courses


Add Sports Massage To Your Skillset

a woman on a Sports Massage Course table during a practical training session

Leading to Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

Sports massage therapy has become hugely popular with fitness enthusiasts and personal trainers. It is recognised as a means of reducing downtime through rehabilitation and is even used to help prevent many common sporting injuries. As a result, there is an increasing demand for sports massage therapists. Active IQ is the leading provider of sports massage qualifications to have in the fitness and leisure industry.

This fascinating course offers a truly in-depth curriculum and is as relevant to trainers as it is to anyone who wishes to only specialise in sports massage. Above all, it will help you gain the practical skills needed to deliver a range of sports massage techniques to your clients. In short, whether you are a Personal Trainer or a resident massage therapist at a health club, this course is a must.

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Prices start from £1450.00 with funding options available.

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Course Information, Structure & Locations.

  Course Description

Whether you are starting a new career as a Sports Massage Therapist or extending your current massage portfolio, the Diploma in Sports Massage is the ideal qualification. For certified personal trainers and Pilates instructors, a Diploma in Sports Massage will give you a competitive edge and help you to grow your client base.

Sports massage involves the manipulation of soft tissue, namely skin, muscles, tendons and ligaments. Consequently, it particularly beneficial to anyone engaged in regular physical activity such as athletes and regular fitness enthusiasts. Over prolonged periods of exercising and work-outs the body can develop injuries through damage. Being qualified in sports massage means you can assist in correcting problems and imbalances in the body's soft tissue caused by repetitive or strenuous fitness activities. The application of sports massage, prior to and after exercise, can enhance performance, aid recovery and prevent injury.

You will learn to:

  • Assess clients and construct a sports massage treatment plan.

  • Understand the principles of soft tissue dysfunction.

  • Understand how to determine the appropriate techniques for specific clients.

  • Apply a range of sports massage techniques and understand their effects on the body

Take your career to the next level. Choose one of our Sports Massage Courses in Manchester, Cheshire Oaks, London, Birmingham and Leeds.

  Course Structure

  Course Locations and Dates

We run Sports Massage Courses in:

Sports Massage Therapy Course Manchester (David Lloyd, Trafford Park)

  • 29 November- 1 December 19 / 10-12 January 20

  • 20-22 March 20/17-19 April 20

Sports Massage Therapy Course London (South Bank Club, Vauxhall)

  • 8-10 November 19/6-8 December 19

  • 27-29 March 20/1-3 May 20

Sports Massage Therapy Course Walsall (The Hub)

  • 3-5 April 20/8-10 May 20

Sports Massage Therapy Course Leeds (University of Leeds - The Edge)

  • 24-26 April 20/05-07 June 20

  • 16-18 October 20/20-22 November 20

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