The Active IQ Certificate in Sports Massage (Soft Tissue Therapy) is at level 3 on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). You'll learn from a member of the Academy of Performance Coaching team in our practical skills labs, located on the Lansdowne Campus.
This course is suitable for adults (aged 16+) wishing to pursue a career in sports massage (soft tissue therapy) with adults. The course runs for three weeks, and you'll have to attend Monday–Friday each week. You'll have the opportunity to practice on others, and should be prepared for other students on this course to practice on you.
Next start date:
Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus
8 days plus assessment
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification, although you should have good communication skills. Performing sports massage is a physical activity so it's important that you have a reasonable level of fitness