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Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

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

Course SA6. Apr Sat 6th, Sun 7th, Sat 13th, Sun 14th, Sat 27th, Sun 28th + May Sat 11th, Sun 12th

Course SA1. Apr Mon 1st, Tue 2nd, Wed 3rd, Thu 4th + May Mon 13th, Tue 14th, Wed 15th, Thu 15th

Course SJN15. Jun Sat 15th, Sun 16th, Sat 22nd, Sun 23rd + Jul Sat 13th, Sun 14th, Sat 20th, Sun 21st

Course SJN24. Jun Mon 24th, Tue 25th, Wed 26th, Thu 27th + Jul Mon 29th, Tue 30th, Wed 31st + Aug Thu 1st

Course SS21 Sep Sat 21st, Sun 22nd, Sat 28th, Sun 29th + Oct Sat 5th, Sun 6th, Sat 26th, Sun 27th

Course SS30 Sep Mon 30th + Oct Tue 1st, Wed 2nd, Thu 3rd Mon 28th, Tue 29th, Wed 30th, Thu 31st

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 £130.00 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, 2019)


 

 

 



 




 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

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