The Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy is at level 3 on the Regulated Qualifications Framework.  

To provide learners with the knowledge and skills to be able to:

•        Provide sports massage therapy to a range of clients who have dysfunctional tissue, without acute/post-acute injuries or underlying pathological conditions.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

What this could support an application for:

Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage

Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning

FdSc Health, Nutrition and Exercise Science

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

There are no specific entry requirements.

•        There is an element of communication involved (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 3.

•        Performing sports massage is a physical activity and learners will need to be fit enough to carry this out.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
FHL3FD020D 04/10/2022 £0.00 £0.00 £850.00
There is an Advanced Learner Loan available for this course.

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Costs 

£850.00

Course content

Course Content 

To provide learners with the knowledge and skills to be able 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

More info

Start Day/Time 

4th October 2022 - 13th December 2022

Duration: 10 weeks

Tuesday & Thursday 16:30 - 19:30

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

Level 3 Diploma

Awarding Body 

Active IQ

Curriculum Area 

Service Industries and Humanities - Sport

More about the course 

Please note there will be an element of this course that is delivered through distance/online learning.

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

Level 3 Diploma

Awarding Body 

Active IQ