Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy (part-time) – January 2022

Start Date: 06 January 2022
Funding information: Free for Eligible 16-18 year olds otherwise Adult Learner Loans available, costs apply.
Duration: 21 weeks
Attendance: Part-time Day

Course Overview

Delivered one day a week, 2-5pm, this qualification will prepare you specifically for working in the sports massage sector dealing with injured clients. You will develop the skills, knowledge and understanding to work with clients who have recent non-acute injuries and preexisting conditions. Massage techniques gained at Level 3 such as corrective frictions and soft tissue release are developed further whilst a deeper understanding of anatomy and physiology will aid your development as a massage practitioner.

Course Content

Modules include:

  • Conducting subjective and objective assessment
  • Provide sports massage techniques to prevent and manage injury
  • Treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair

Entry Requirements

You must be over 18 years old, physically able to do the work and have good communication skills. You must hold a Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy qualification.

Assessment Methods

  • There are no formal exams for this course.

Progression

Upon successful completion of this qualification employment opportunities are available in health clubs, leisure centres, sports centres and clubs as well as self employed opportunities either on a mobile or home/studio basis.

Cost

£811.00 incl VAT

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