YMCA Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy Level 4

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Sport, Travel and Public Services

Level

Level
4

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day
Location

Location
Usk Campus

Fees

Fees
£350

Start Date

Start Date
07 September 2021

Day(s)

Day(s)
Tuesday and Friday

Duration

Duration
10 weeks

In a nutshell

A Level 4 Sports Massage Practitioner’s role includes planning, providing and evaluating sport massage treatments to seek to correct common patterns of dysfunction, and/or pre-diagnosed injuries, using a range of basic and advanced massage techniques.

This course is for...

...you're a Sports Massage Therapist looking for further continuing professional development.

...you're a Sports Massage Therapist wanting to further enhance their experience.

...you're a Sports Massage Therapist who wants a recognised qualification which meets professional standards.

Course content

Modules covered:

  • Conducting subjective and objective assessment.
  • Treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair.
  • Provide sport massage techniques to prevent and manage injury.

How will you be assessed:

  • Observation of practical performance.
  • Short answer question theory assessment papers.
  • Written worksheets/written tasks.

The course will be delivered in a blended learning approach. A blend of practical and theory content delivered on campus with elements of remote learning throughout the qualification.

Entry Requirements

You will need to have a YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy or equivalent.

Additional information

The course is taught by qualified sports massage therapist lecturers.

Course is delivered for 10 weeks.

8 hours per week (Typically Tuesday and Friday).

REPs CPD points: 16

CIMPSA Endorsed CPD points: 10

UCCE3422AA
Usk Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 07 September 2021

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All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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