Sports massage is the application of massage techniques which will enable the athlete to achieve their highest potential by accelerating the body’s natural healing process during training sessions. Massage helps to reduce the chances of injury by identifying and eliminating conditions in the muscle tissue that are a potential risk of injury. Regular sports massage may extend the athletes career.
This is a practically based course which introduces the student to theory and application of the Sports massage technique.
The course format is comprised of live practical lectures.
After successfully completing this practical module, the learner
will be competent to utilize this massage technique
Prior Learning Required
- Level 1 Certification – Exercise Science or equivalent allied health field degree / diploma
- Practical Examination
- Pass Mark 60%
- Submission of case studies