The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in sports massage therapy
 
This course is ideal as a first course into sports massage and injury management. The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in sports massage therapy has been designed to provide learners with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work in an unsupervised capacity as a sports massage practitioner, with non-pathological (non-injured) tissue, and is focused towards those seeking to gain employment as a Sports
Massage Therapist working with the general public and athletes.
 
 
Through this qualification you will develop the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to competently apply sport massage methods to dysfunctional tissue and in a pre, post, intra/inter and maintenance massage context.
This includes professional practice, expected standards and related legislation and legal requirements.
You will develop knowledge and understanding of 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 and injury and the role that sports massage plays.
 
 
Units in the qualifications:
Anatomy and physiology for sports massage
Principles of health and fitness
Professional practice in sports massage
Understand the principles of soft tissue dysfunction
Sports massage treatments
 
On completion of the course, you may wish to go directly into industry or possibly progress onto Level 4 Sports Massage where you will be taught more advanced techniques and gain further knowledge and practice in industry. In addition to the course, you will be required to attend various sports activities/races/marathons for additional practical log hours.
 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Prior completion of Nvq 3 Body Massage and Anatomy and physiolgy is required ,  a good general education is essential as this is a demanding course. An excellent level of English is required. You must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently.

DURATION

6 Full Days
10am - 4pm Saturday 9th September
10am - 4pm Saturday 16th September
10am -4pm Saturday 23rd September
10am - 4pm Saturday 30th September
10am - 4pm Saturday 7th October
10am - 4pm Saturday 14th October

You will complete 3 practical Assessments
 .You are also required to complete 3 Self study workbooks and sporting events to practice and perfect your techniques before returning for assessment
MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE OF 6 STUDENTS

COSTS
  £995.00 plus assessment Fee of £75.00
Payment option -  Deposit of £250.00 and a further £745.00 on enrolment.
A VTCT lifetime registration fee of £16.00 may be required.
 
Course Dates

 


          Start date  :- 26th June 30th June - Then return for a final day for assessment 10-4pm each day


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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