CERTIFICATES AND ACCREDITATIONS
What certificates will I receive?
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will achieve an Active IQ Level 4 Sports Massage Soft Tissue Therapy as well as a Discovery Learning Certificate.
Is this course recognised?
Yes, the Awarding Organisation for this course is Skills Active the Sector Skills Council for Health and Fitness. This means that this course is recognised throughout the UK and your REP’s insurance will cover you to teach this subject.
Are there any pre-requisites?
Learners must hold the Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage (Soft Tissue Therapy) or equivalent.
What will I learn?
By the end of course learners will be able to:
- Understand the clinical procedures for treatment
- Planning and client assessment
- Prescribe corrective exercise to aid in the treatment of common
- Injuries / soft tissue dysfunction
- Conduct an objective physical assessment
- Understand the purpose of neuromuscular and tissue mobilisation techniques in
- Sports massage and be able to apply effective neuromuscular and tissue mobilisation techniques
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for learners who hold the Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage (Soft Tissue Therapy) or equivalent. Learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 3 (discussing, presenting, reading and writing). Learners will need to possess an adequate level of fitness to be able to complete the course.
How long is the course?
This course will take 7 weeks to complete; learners should book on 4 weeks in advance so they have the appropriate time to complete the home study, this will be followed by 2 learning weekends and 1 assessment day (5 attendance days in total).
Where can I complete the course?
Learners are able to enrol onto our level 4 sports massage course at our venue in Bournemouth.
What assessments will I need to complete?
Learners will be required to complete a multiple choice examination, a practical assessment and provide a worksheet portfolio of evidence.
What support will I get?
Once booked on to the course learners will be given access to the student zone so they can familiarise themselves with the syllabus, they will also given the contact details for our student support team who will assist them with any problems outside of the classroom, and our in house tutors will be there to support you on the day of your course.