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Date(s) - 07/11/2019 - 11/01/2020
All Day

Healing Hands Sports and Holisitic Therapies

A Level 3 sports massage therapist’s role includes planning, providing and evaluating sports massage treatments. Treatments can be carried out for pre-, post- and inter-event, maintenance and restorative purposes, using a range of basic massage techniques.
Scope of practice is restricted to working on dysfunctional tissue and excludes working on recent acute injuries or pre-existing conditions.

Learners will cover:

Knowledge and understanding relating to the qualification:

  • Anatomy and physiology for sports massage
  • Principles of health and fitness
  • Professional practice in sports massage
  • The principles of soft tissue dysfunction
  • Fundamentals of sports massage treatments

Skills relating to the qualification:

  • Assessment and screening of clients for sports massage treatments
  • Formulation of massage strategies in accordance with clients requirements and expectations
  • Application of fundamental sports massage techniques
  • Evaluation of sports massage treatments





Learner prerequisites

  • none


  • MCT theory paper
  • Workbook
  • Worksheets
  • Observed treatment session (x3)

Course Price:

  • £799. Please note this is a discounted early bird price, you will be required to book and pay in full at least one month before the course start date. Course price after this deadline is £849. If you require an option to spread your payments over 5 months this can be arranged for a fee of £35

Progression Routes

  • YMCA Awards Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

Course Dates

Early Bird Price deadline; 7th October 2019

Enrollment Deadline; 31st October 2019

Home Study; 7th November – 21st November 2019

Practical Days; 21st, 28th November and 5th, 12th December 9.30am-5.30pm

Assessment Days; 14th December 2019 or 11th January 2020 (this will be confirmed during the practical days with your course tutor)


Please email us for more information or to apply