YMCA L3 Diploma in Sports Massage (QCF) | Walsall College

YMCA L3 Diploma in Sports Massage (QCF)

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.

This qualification comprises the skills and knowledge required to plan, provide and evaluate sports massage treatments for both sporting and non-sporting clients suffering from a wide range of conditions, such as muscle fatigue, lumbago/non- specific low back pain, and repetitive strain/overuse, non-acute type injuries.

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Advisable to have Level 3 Personal Trainer Diploma, but not essential.
Be 16+ years old
Be fit enough to perform sports massage
Have basic skills in communication pitched at level 3

This qualification meets the pre-entry requirements of YMCA Awards Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

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Basic Information

Course Code T09P3ERM8P
Location Wisemore Campus
Level Level 3
Type Part-Time
Fee £650 Including Learner Pass and Exam Fees
Start Date Various

Special Information

This course is eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan - If finances have been holding you back from starting a course, you can now apply for a loan to help with the cost of these fees!



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