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Sports Massage Therapy VTCT Level 3 Certificate at South Tyneside College

Course description

The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy (QCF) is targeted at beauty therapists or practitioners currently working in sport and active leisure, or those seeking to do so in the future. The purpose of this specialist qualification is to enrich your understanding of advanced anatomical and physiological principles relevant to the application of sports massage.

In addition you will develop your skills needed to analyse posture and range of movement as well as application of advanced sports massage trreatments. Course content: You will develop a range of advanced skills and massage techniques to prevent and manage injury in sport and active leisure, which will prepare for the unpredictability of working in sport.

Entry requirements

Open to any applicants with an interest in the subject.


You will be assessed using a series of written assignments, practical assessments.

Future opportunities

  • Local spas
  • Sports clubs and associations
  • Mobile practitioner

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Tyneside College directly.

Last updated date: 08 August 2016

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