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Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy at Buckinghamshire UTC

Course description

The Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy has been designed to provide you with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to work in an unsupervised capacity as a sports massage practitioner, with non-pathological (non-injured) tissue.

What Will I Learn

You will develop your knowledge and understanding of the theory underpinning the practice of sports massage therapy, including functional anatomy and physiology, nutrition, classification of sports injuries and the stages of healing.

Example Modules

  • Functional Anatomy
  • Physiology and Nutrition for Sports Therapies
  • Applying Sports Massage Methods to Non-Pathological Tissue

Entry requirements

You will already hold a Level 2 qualification or higher in any health and/or fitness discipline (e.g. Exercise to Music, Gym Instruction, Aqua), or an equivalent level of qualification that includes a reasonable amount of Anatomy and Physiology.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buckinghamshire UTC directly.

Last updated date: 06 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 34 weeks