Where is the course delivered?
Who is the course for?This course is for individuals with an interest in gaining an insight into sports massage therapy and the sports massage industry.
What does the course involve?
This hands-on course covers basic massage techniques to try out on friends and family, including contra-indications and pre and post event treatment. You will be taught techniques such as effleurage, petrissage and friction massage.
What makes this course special?
The course is very practical and provides ample opportunity to practice your developing skills.
Learners are required to come in loose comfortable clothing (preferably shorts) and bring a small towel.
What are the assessment methods?
The tutor will provide continuous feedback to help you learn and practice each technique.
How long is the course?
What are the College attendance requirements?
2 hours and 30 minutes - one evening a week (15 hours in total)
What are the progression options?
This course is an introduction but can lead to further study resulting in a recognised qualification in Sports Massage.