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HFE's Level 4 sports massage course
HFE's Level 4 sports massage course
HFE's Level 4 sports massage course

Level 4 Sports Massage Course

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Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

£1250.00

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Upskill and take massage therapy further with this Level 4 qualification

  • Course type

    Blended learning

  • Time to qualify

    10-12 weeks

  • Entry requirements

    Level 3 Sports Massage

  • Accreditations

    YMCA Awards are HFE's awarding body HFE's fitness courses and qualifications are fully endorsed by REPs HFE's fitness courses and qualifications are endorsed by CIMSPA

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Intro

Sports massage therapists are at the forefront of correcting dysfunction and treating injuries. The scope of clients that qualified therapists can work with is incredibly broad and no two people are going to be the same. Everyone from professional athletes to everyday office workers can benefit from the expertise of a massage therapist.

Manual therapy has the potential to positively affect a wide range of people and a Level 4 qualification only serves to enhance career prospects. It’s an effective way to elevate your Level 3 knowledge and truly take sports massage further.

This Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage is fully accredited by YMCA Awards and recognised by both CIMSPA and REPs. It’s also a qualification that can be used internationally, ideal you have plans to find work at sporting events such as marathons and multi-discipline events such as triathlons and Ironman.

Discover more about the career of a sports massage therapist by reading our career guide.

What You'll Learn

Here’s an overview of what you’ll encounter on this Level 4 sports massage course:

  • Anatomy and Physiology for Sports Massage

  • Common Injuries and Soft Tissue Patterns of Dysfunction

  • Massage Assessment Techniques

  • Using Heat and Ice for Soft Tissue Repair

  • Soft Tissue Mobilisation and Neuromuscular Techniques

Alongside the above, you’ll also cover conducting assessments, creating sports massage treatment plans to help correct areas of soft tissue dysfunction, the application of a range of massage techniques and the evaluation of sports massage treatments.

How You'll Be Assessed

Throughout your Level 4 studies, you’ll be assessed in a range of practical and theoretical ways.

  • Worksheets

    A range of topics including the application of massage and professional practice

  • Combined Theory Assessment

  • Practical Assessments x 5

    You'll be required to perform a range of massages on a client

Entry Requirements

To enrol onto the Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage you must already possess the Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage.

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