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YMCA L3 Diploma in Performance Massage

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Course Code
LA14724
Location
Deeside
Duration
Part Time, This is a part time course delivered with a blended approach (face to face and online) with dates TBC
Department
Sport & Fitness
Start Date
18 Sep 2024
End Date
11 Jun 2025
Course Overview
This course consists of all the required elements needed to work effectively and efficiently as a sports massage therapist, including:

● Fundamentals of Anatomy
● Lifestyle Management & Health awareness
● Further Anatomy & Physiology for Performance Massage
● Massage professional practice
● The principles of soft tissue dysfunction.
● Assessing clients & treatment planning
● Application of performance massage
● Providing post treatment care advice

You will develop the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to provide massage for preparation and recovery from strenuous activities.
There are a number of assessment methods included in this course, these include the completion of workbooks, worksheets and two observed treatment sessions.
Must be aged 16+, be fit enough to perform massage and be able to communicate with clients.
There are no formal entry qualifications however an understanding of anatomy and physiology and massage would be beneficial
This qualification is focused towards those seeking to gain employment as a sports massage therapist, working with the general public and athletes.
The YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Performance Massage is a pre-entry requirement for the YMCA Level 4 Certificate in Sport Massage Therapy (Soft Tissue Dysfunction). The Level 4 qualification is required for industry recognition as a sports massage therapist.
£612
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