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Coleg Sir Gâr Carmarthenshire College

Part Time Sports Massage Diploma

Coleg Sir Gâr Carmarthenshire College
In Llanelli ()

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Typology Vocational qualification
Duration 32 Weeks
  • Vocational qualification
  • Duration:
    32 Weeks
Description

This part time evening course leads to a professional qualification in Sports Massage. It covers the application of sports massage in all environments, and includes how muscular-skeletal injuries can be prevented and treated. A wide range of advanced massage techniques are taught as well as the use of electrical and mechanical machines and thermal treatments.

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· Requirements

Swedish Massage and Anatomy and Physiology Level 3 or equivalent + a qualification in first aid, (this may be obtained during parallel study).

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Course programme

Awarding Body

Vocational Training Charitable Trust

Course Content

This part time evening course leads to a professional qualification in Sports Massage. It covers the application of sports massage in all environments, and includes how muscular-skeletal injuries can be prevented and treated. A wide range of advanced massage techniques are taught as well as the use of electrical and mechanical machines and thermal treatments.

Course Features

Experience of working at sporting events and in a professional therapy salon is a major feature of the course.

A part time evening course that allows you to continue in employment until you are qualified.

A wide range of advanced massage techniques and machines are taught for effective management and treatment of all common joint and muscle injuries and for posture correction.

A review of muscle and skeletal anatomy is carried out with greater emphasis on the role of these systems in a sporting environment.
Career Prospects and Progression

Employment can be gained through Cruise Liners, Health Farms/Spas, Health and Fitness Clubs and Self Employment. Professional Sports clubs also employ Sports Massage therapists. Further training in Holistic Therapies.

Modules

Provide Sports Therapy Massage Joint Muscle Function in Physical Activity Muscular-skeletal injuries and conditions Health and Safety Employment Standards

Method of Assessment

Practical assessments whilst working on clients, a portfolio of evidence and written assignments and case studies.

Course Length

32 weeks - one evening a week for three terms

Time of Delivery

Evening

Campus

Graig Campus

Bilingual Provision

Students can use Welsh with their tutor

Entry Requirements

Swedish Massage and Anatomy and Physiology Level 3 or equivalent + a qualification in first aid, (this may be obtained during parallel study).

Full-time or Part-time

Part Time


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