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ACTIVEIQ L3 DIPLOMA IN SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPY

ACTIVEIQ L3 DIPLOMA IN SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPY (LO) P/T EVE
Start Date 
3 Oct 2019
End Date 
25 Jun 2020
Attendance 
Part Time
Target audience 

Learners aged 16+. Those wishing to pursue a career in sports massage with healthy adults.

Entry requirements 

There are no specific entry requirements.

There is an element of communication involved (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 3.

Performing sports massage is a physical activity and learners will need to be fit enough to carry this out.

Course content 
  • Anatomy and physiology for sports massage
  • Principles of health and fitness
  • Understand the principles of soft tissue dysfunction
  • Professional practice in sports massage
  • Sports massage treatments

All five mandatory units must be successfully completed to achieve the full qualification.

Assessment criteria 


  • Worksheet
  • Client record card/treatment plan
  • Three summative observations
  • Self-evaluation
  • Assignment
  • Theory paper
Progression 
  • Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
  • Routes into fitness instructing
Other information 

Students must make every effort to attend all sessions, those with work or family commitments should be aware of the need to attend all classes, for the duration of the course.

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