This course is aimed at providing an introduction to the sport massage industry, including common injuries and treatments. You will learn a variety of sports massage and strapping techniques. You will gain an understanding of the health and safety aspects of massage, setting up a safe and effective massage area and conducting client consultations.
Topics covered will include:
No previous qualifications needed
You will be assessed via a combination of observations during practical tasks and written coursework. Assessments throughout the course vary from topic to topic, giving you a chance to showcase your development through a variety of methods.
You will be expected to wear sport related clothing and footwear.
On successful completion of this course you may progress onto Level 2 YMCA Certificate in Gym Instructing, Level 2 YMCA Diploma in Exercise and Fitness Instructing, Level 2 NCFE Certificate in Nutrition and Health or any other short courses we offer.
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