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Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

Cost: £490 - (including deposit of £100)

Course SJ27. Jan Sat 27th, Sun 28th + Feb Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Sat 24th, Sun 25th

Course SF5. Feb Mon 5th, Tue 6th, Wed 7th, Thu 8th + Mar Mon 5th, Tue 6th, Wed 7th, Thu 8th

Course SA7. Apr Sat 7th, Sun 8th, Sat 14th, Sun 15th, Sat 21st, Sun 22nd + May Sat 5th, Sun 6th

Course SA23. Apr Mon 23rd, Tue 24th, Wed 25th, Thu 26th + May Mon 21st, Tue 22nd, Wed 23rd, Thu 24th

Course SJN16. Jun Sat 16th, Sun 17th, Sat 23rd, Sun 24th, Sat 30th + Jul Sun 1st, Sat 14th, Sun 15th

Course SJN25. Jun Mon 25th, Tue 26th, Wed 27th, Thu 28th + Jul Mon 30th, Tue 31st + Aug Wed 1st, Thu 2nd

Course SS22. Sep Sat 22nd, Sun 23rd, Sat 29th, Sun 30th + Oct Sat 6th, Sun 7th, Sat 27th, Sun 28th

Course SO1. Oct Mon 1st, Tue 2nd, Wed 3rd, Thu 4th, Mon 29th, Tue 30th, Wed 31st + Nov Thu 1st

Course SN3. Nov Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th + Dec Sat 1st, Sun 2nd, Sat 8th, Sun 9th

Course SN12. Nov Mon 12th, Tue 13th, Wed 14th, Thu 15th + Dec Mon 10th, Tue 11th, Wed 12th, Thu 13th

Course Dates

Course Content
Sports massage treatment to prevent and treat sports injuries, both in and out of competition. Sports massage preparing for, and aiding recovery at sports venues. Muscle actions and joint movements related to sporting performance. Musculo-skeletal injuries. The healing process. The stages of rehabilitation. Injury prevention. Active, passive and advanced stretching techniques for conditioning and maintenance purposes. Psychological effects of injury on athletes and rehabilitation.

Course Tutors
Gary Rodgers

Entry Requirements
If you do not have any previous massage experience you will need to attend our Introduction to Massage weekend.

Examination System
Continuous assessment by means of written homework, assignments and home practice. Home study and practice is over a minimum period of three months following the school attendance days. A final assessment date is arranged after the home study period. A fee of £125.00 is payable for the VTCT assessment and verification.

Qualification Attained
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy. This qualification is recognised by the SMA (Sports Massage Association) and the fitness and sports therapy industries in the UK and overseas.

Professional Insurance
Membership is available to the Federation of Holistic Therapists which offers insurance and other benefits for sports therapists in the UK through the International Council of Health, Fitness & Sports Therapists. You may also join other organisations such as the Sports Massage Association. Employment is available in clinics, gyms, sports centres and part-time freelance, working from home. The Manchester Therapy Centre has part-time work available on an ongoing basis for sports therapists in the Manchester area.

Further Information
The sports massage certificate course includes ‘hands on’ training in sports massage. Course times are from 10.30 am to about 4.30 pm depending on the group size.
You will learn how to assess the client and perform sports massage to a professional standard, plus the background knowledge necessary to setup in business. The sports massage certificate qualification is recognised in many countries outside the UK and gives a good grounding for further qualifications in holistic therapies. The group size is kept at ten or below for individual attention. The venue is at the Manchester School of Massage in
South Manchester.  In certain circumstances we may be able to offer a monthly payment scheme. Part-time work experience for students is available at Manchester Therapy Centre.

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Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

Cost: £390 - (including deposit of £100)

(dates available later)

Course Content
A highly practical course together with underpinning theory.
• Practical anatomy and physiology which will allow you to recognise which structures require massage.
• Palpation skills to identify bony areas, joint lines, muscle origins and insertions.
• Client assessment including range of movement and postural symmetry
• Safe and effective application of a range of sports massage techniques.
• The ability to assess the effectiveness of treatment
• Be able to deliver sports massage across a range of clients in different environments.
• be able to apply sports massage to prevent and manage injury

Course Tutors
Gary Rodgers

Entry Requirements
A Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy is required.

Examination System
Continuous assessment by means of written homework, assignments and home practice. Home study and practice is over a minimum period of three months following the school attendance days. A final assessment date is arranged after the home study period. A fee of £125.00 is payable for the VTCT assessment and verification.

Qualification Attained
Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy. This qualification is recognised by the SMA (Sports Massage Association) and the fitness and sports therapy industries in the UK and overseas.

Professional Insurance
Membership is available to the Federation of Holistic Therapists which offers insurance and other benefits for sports therapists in the UK through the International Council of Health, Fitness & Sports Therapists. You may also join other organisations such as the Sports Massage Association. Employment is available in clinics, gyms, sports centres and part-time freelance, working from home. The Manchester Therapy Centre has part-time work available on an ongoing basis for sports therapists in the Manchester area.

Further Information
The sports massage certificate course includes ‘hands on’ training in sports massage. Course times are from 10.30 am to about 4.30 pm depending on the group size.
You will learn how to assess the client and perform sports massage to a professional standard, plus the background knowledge necessary to setup in business. The sports massage certificate qualification is recognised in many countries outside the UK and gives a good grounding for further qualifications in holistic therapies. The group size is kept at ten or below for individual attention. The venue is at the Manchester School of Massage in
South Manchester.  In certain circumstances we may be able to offer a monthly payment scheme. Part-time work experience for students is available at Manchester Therapy Centre.

Terms & Conditions
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(Updated February, 2018)


 

 

 



 




 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

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