The aim of the Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to treat and/or seek to correct common patterns of dysfunction and pre-diagnosed injuries.

 

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

This qualification provides progression on to further specialist training in sports massage and routes into fitness instructing.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

Learners must hold the Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy or equivalent.

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

Costs 

£850.00

Course content

Course Content 

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

• Understand the clinical procedures for client assessment and treatment planning.

• Conduct objective physical assessments.

• Understand the purpose of neuromuscular and tissue mobilisation techniques in sports massage and the skills to be able to apply effective neuromuscular and tissue mobilisation techniques.

• Utilise soft tissue techniques appropriate to specific clients.

• Understand treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair

More info

Start Day/Time 

Tuesday and Thursday 1630-1930 20th April – 19th May + 2 days Assessment 21/22nd May 2022.

Duration 

5 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Level 4

Awarding Body 

Active IQ

More about the course 

1. Conducting subjective and objective assessment

2. Provide sports massage techniques to prevent and manage injury

3. Treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair 

Duration 

5 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Level 4

Awarding Body 

Active IQ