Course overview

Sports (performance) Massage City of Bristol College

Adult Course- 

Provides the leaner with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide massage for preparation and recovery from strenuous activities.

Within the course, they will learn the theory and practical skills to perform massage at a fundamental level on nonpathological tissue, perfect as an adjunct to a personal trainer.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

For people that are looking to build skills and knowledge in sports massage, personal trainers looking to build their business or beauty therapist looking to offer deeper therapies.

What you'll learn

You will learn: 

  • Anatomy and physiology of the human body
  • Principles of soft tissue dysfunction
  • How to manage your professional practice 
  • Application of massage techniques

Course entry requirements

You must be 16 + to apply for this course and have good fitness to perform massage and basic communication skills. 

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is delivered through a range of face to face tasks , practical work and theory.

Future career and study opportunities

Could progress on to level 4 certificate in sport massage therapy.

Additional costs

There are no additional costs for this course.

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