CERTIFICATES AND ACCREDITATIONS
Our Sports Massage course is a Skills Active accredited course and once you complete the course you will receive an Active IQ certificate and a Discovery Learning certificate in Sports Massage Therapies.
Who is the sports massage course for?
The Discovery Learning Sports Massage course is aimed at anyone with either a fitness or health background who would like to start working as a sports massage therapist, either from their own practice, a health and wellness studio or a sports club.
What do I need to enrol?
There are no prerequisites for this course but we do require that our students have a good command of English (written and spoken).
The Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy course aims to deliver all the necessary know-how when it comes to the industry. If you would like to work as a sports massage therapist, this Level 3 course will deliver the high-quality material and techniques you will need in order to be ready for practice as soon as you finish the course.
This course will help personal trainers upgrade their skillset and industry knowledge as well as opening the door towards a potentially rewarding job.
On the Sports Massage Therapy course students will learn ways of productively working with clients who suffer from various musculoskeletal problems and will learn how to treat these problems through sports massage treatments and various rehabilitation techniques.
This course runs for a total period of five months on a part-time basis. It requires a 4 week home study followed by four weekends attendance spread over four months (one weekend per month).
While on this course, you will learn:
- Anatomy & physiology
- Applying sports massage techniques
- Assessing clients and treatment planning
- Assisting soft tissue repair
- Professional practice in sports massage
- Providing post-treatment care
- Anatomy and physiology for exercise
- Principles of exercise, fitness and health
While studying with Discovery Learning, you will have full access to our online interactive study platform that includes video tutorials, images, manuals, mock exam questions as well as other learning tools to aid you. You will also benefit from our Student Support team who are here to help via phone, email or Skype.
In order to pass the Level 3 Sports Massage course, students will be required to complete three multiple choice theory exams, five worksheets and one practical assessment.
The Sports Massage courses are available in our Bournemouth, West London and Manchester locations.
If you are not able to pay the whole sum all at once, you can choose to pay in 12 monthly instalments with a 0% interest. We would just need an initial 10% deposit of the total course cost.
More details and a handy cost calculator here