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Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage (Soft Tissue Therapy) (QCF)

  • Delivery:
    Part-time

The Active IQ Certificate in Sports Massage (Soft Tissue Therapy) is at level 4 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. You’ll have the opportunity to practise on others, and should be prepared for other students on this course to practise on you.

Key information

Next start date:

27 October 2017

Location:

Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus

Duration:

3 weeks

Accreditations:

Register of Exercise Professionals

Entry requirements:

Prior acquisition of the level 3 massage certificate. Performing sports massage is a physical activity so it is important that you have a reasonable level of fitness.

Course details

This Active IQ Certificate is at level 4 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.

You'll have the opportunity to practise on others, and should be prepared for other students on this course to practise on you.

Mandatory units

Learners must successfully complete three mandatory units (19 credits) to achieve the full qualification:

  1. Conducting subjective and objective assessment (D/506/7501)
  2. Provide sports massage techniques to prevent and manage injury (H/506/7502)
  3. Treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair (K/506/7503)

Dates (intensive):

There are no 'Level 4 Massage Soft Tissue Therapy' courses currently planned this year. If you contact apcenquiries@bournemouth.ac.uk expressing your interest in this course we may, dependent on numbers, run another course later in the year.

All other ActiveIQ courses dates can be found on the SportBU site.

How to apply

To book on the course, please complete our online form.

For all course and booking enquiries, please email apcenquiries@bournemouth.ac.uk or call +44(0)1202 965012.

Application deadline: 25 October 2017

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