This brand new Level 3 Sports Massage course has been created to provide an understanding of anatomy and physiology that is effective for the massage therapist. The course helps the learner to tailor effective treatment plans for a wide range of clients and boost a clients sports performance or aid recovery through massage.
Unit 1: Anatomy & Physiology
Unit 2: Understanding Sports Massage
Unit 3: Contraindications and Injury
Unit 4: Client Assessment and Consultation
Unit 5: Massage Techniques 1
Unit 6: Massage Techniques 2
Previous Knowledge Required
No previous knowledge required.
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. This is much longer than you need, so you can take your time. This course is designed to be flexible around your lifestyle! The course is designed for study by distance learning at home or at work. Students will receive all course materials by post or online, plus tutor support by email.
The Sports Massage course assessment takes the form of a series of written assignments, which are submitted and marked by your tutor. There is no external examination required.
This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by Open Study College which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to courses. At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 3 (using Ofqual's Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.