YMCA Level 4 Certificate in Sport Massage Therapy Course – 21st April 2022
How long is the course?
This course is 6 one day sessions over 10 weeks (4 in centre, 4 out of centre for case study and then a final 2 in centre). It is delivered at our Stockport centre from 9:30am-3:30pm
What does the course involve?
The course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work with a wide range of people from recreational to the elite athlete using comprehensive assessment and advanced treatment techniques to treat and rehabilitate a wide range of conditions. This course will be delivered via a combination of theory and practical.
The following areas will be covered:
Advanced palpation skills to analyse posture and range of movement🏃♀️
Advanced skills and massage techniques🦵
How to critically evaluate massage strategies and methods to inform future treatments🦵🦶📈
Practical anatomy and physiology for sports massage 🧠🫀🫁🦴
Applying massage methods to prevents and manage injury 👩⚕️This course will be delivered via a combination of theory and practical.
What are the entry requirements?
You must hold a Level 3 qualification in massage therapy
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed via examination, observed practical treatment sessions and assignment/workbooks
What are my next steps?
Level 5 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy.
Is there a kit available?
Kits available at a discounted rate through our affiliate partner