The Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy course will enable you to offer maintenance Sports Massage Therapy to your clients and to work as a Sports Massage Therapist.


This courses teaches the foundations to massage therapy and on conclusion of the course you will be able to provide a full body Sports Maintenance Massage, including work to the hands, feet and stomach.


During the course you will be introduced to the following techniques.


Techniques include:

  • Effleurage
  • Petrissage
  • Tapotement
  • Friction technique
  • An introduction to PNF stretching
  • Basic scapula release
  • An introduction to ITB release
  • Anatomy and Physiology for massage therapy.


Assessment methods: 

There are three assessment methods included within this course which include

  • Theory assessment
  • Practical assessment
  • Case study assessment
  • Plus all students need to completion of 50 clinical hours 

Core Elements - Level 3 Sports Massage Certificate

  • Our Sports Massage Therapy Certificate and Diploma is taught over the weekend, depending on the course dates available.


    Both course formats require independent reading and massage practise to be completed prior to training assessments.


    Pre-course learning is also required and will be sent out 6 weeks prior to dates available.


    Due to the nature of massage therapy, a large proportion of the course is practical-based allowing you to gain as much hands-on practice and confidence as possible. A certain amount of undressing will also be required, as you will be working on your peers on practical days.