This level 4 qualification will provide you with advanced skills, techniques and underpinning knowledge to enable effective preparation to become a Sports Massage practitioner.
A 19+ Advanced Learner Loan is available to cover the majority of the course fees for this course (724 pounds). The remainder will need to be paid on enrolment (275 pounds).
- Conducting Subjective and Objective assessment
- Providing Sports Massage techniques to prevent and manage injury
- Treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair
The qualification will allow you to develop the skills to conduct subjective and objective assessments, which will cover active, passive and resisted range of movements, detailed postural analysis, functional testing and special tests. You will also develop the skills to work safely and effectively on muscle and para-tendon injuries using a variety of soft tissue techniques and will be able to advise on treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair.
You will need a Level 3 Sports Massage qualification for this course.
All students interested in this course should contact the course tutor prior to enrolment.
Bjorn Blythe: firstname.lastname@example.org
After Your Course
This qualification will prepare you for employment as a sports massage practitioner. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of settings, including:
-Private health clubs and leisure centres
- Sports centres and clubs
- Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
Course fees are per year. There may also be additional costs associated with the course (please see the course overview).
Whether you qualify for student finance depends on specific criteria. The main student finance package for full-time students includes a tuition fee loan and maintenance loan for living costs. Part-time students can access a tuition fee loan to pay for your course.
Generally, you will only get student finance if you’re doing your first degree-level qualification. This is true even if your previous course was self-funded.
For further information please see www.gov.uk/student-finance
Access to Learning Fund
The Access to Learning Fund is a non-repayable discretionary fund that gives students facing hardship extra financial support to access and remain in higher education. This can is accessed via the college. Contact Student Services for more information: email@example.com / 01539 814700