Level 3 Sports Massage
This sports massage course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the theory of sports massage therapy, including functional anatomy and physiology related to Sports Massage and the principles of health and fitness, which combined, will equip you to better understand the athlete, the problems they may be incurring and how Sports Massage can help.
In addition you will develop an understanding of the differences between soft tissue dysfunction, an injury and the role that Sports Massage plays.
It will also provide you with the skills and techniques to plan, prepare and apply a range of techniques to treat your clients.
Graduates of this qualification will be able to gain employment as a Level 3 Sports Massage Practitioner, providing pre, post, intra/inter and maintenance massage. This may include working in clinics, for sporting teams or as mobile therapists. This may be in an employed or self-employed therapist.
Graduates will be able to progress on to the VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage (QCF) which will build upon the skills, knowledge, and understanding gained at Level 3. It will introduce more advanced massage and assessment techniques, preparing you to work with non-acute injury and pre-existing conditions.
Please note: This course will only run with a minimum of 4 students.
Option A: Weekday – 1 Day per week for 14 weeks (9.30am – 3.30pm) + assessments
* Hygiene, Health and Safety
* Anatomy & Physiology for Sports Massage
* Consultation and Assessment Techniques
* Principles of Health and Fitness
* Professional Practices in Sports Massage
* Understanding the Principles of Soft Tissue Dysfunction
* Effects; Physical and Psychological of Sports Massage
* Classic Massage Movements
* Specific Sports Massage Techniques
* Contra-indications / Contra-actions / After Care
* Case Studies
Sports Massage Association (SMA): successful learners achieving this qualification will be eligible for membership with the SMA and REPs at the appropriate level.
At Omni we like to give you as many options as possible to help you achieve your qualification. Please see below a selection of what we offer. If you would like to discuss an alternative plan, please don’t hesitate to give us a call on 01932 23 23 22. See our funding page for more information.
Secure your place with a deposit, pay your balance 1 month before your course begins.
Instalment Plan. Secure your place with a deposit, pay your balance via monthly instalments spread across the course length. Please be aware there is a 10% instalment fee applicable to this option. Please call us on 01932 23 23 22 for more information.
0% Finance through Duologi. Omni have teamed up with Duologi to offer you the option to spread your course fees across 3 months up to 1 year with 0% interest.