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“This Sports Massage & Injuries course has been an excellent and informative course. The support and encouragement have been great throughout the course" - Denise (student of osteopathy)
 
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Sports Injuries & Clinical Remedial Massage Courses
BTEC Professional Diploma Level 5
Sports Massage Therapy Certificate Courses
ITEC Level 4 (QCF)

 
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London School of Massage accredited Sports Massage courses provide an excellent opportunity for anybody wishing to further their knowledge in Body Therapy. This is an intensive course and once completed, will leave any therapist with the confidence to treat a wide variety of common sporting conditions and ailments.

The treatment is not just limited to sports injuries, but can be applied to injuries sustained in everyday life. It will also allow successful students to join the Complementary & Natural Health Council (CNHC), which is backed by the UK Government regarding Complementary Therapies, including Sports Massage.

 
SPORTS MASSAGE COURSE CONTENT & WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
 

The following are a list of some of the topics which are covered on the combined BTEC & ITEC course:

  • Regional Anatomy - study of constituent parts of a given body region.
  • Applied Anatomy - study of how the body parts function individually and in relation to other body regions.
  • Origin, Insertion and Action of over 50 muscles.
  • Injuries - study of common injuries to muscles, tendons, ligaments, bursa and bone and how to assess for each one.
  • Posture evaluation - how and what to observe for postural evaluation
  • Regional Anatomy & Assessment
  • Orthopaedic Testing & Injury Assessment
  • Treatment - of acute & chronic injuries and include techniques such as:
    • Effective Deep Tissue Massage Techniques
    • Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)
    • Neuro Muscular Technique (NMT)
    • Trigger Points
    • Muscle Energy Technique (MET)
    • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF)
    • Myofascial Release Technique
    • Soft Tissue Release Technique (STR)
    • Connective Tissue Massage (CTM)
    • Passive articulation of major joints
    • Positional Release Technique (PRT)
    • Manual Lymphatic Drainage Techniques
  • Use of ice (Cryotherapy) & heat in treating injuries
  • A look at different types of exercises and stretching routines.
  • Sports Rehabilitation of the injured individual
  • Pre, post and maintenance sports massage routines
SPORTS MASSAGE COURSE REQUIREMENTS & EXAM
 

ITEC Exam & Pre-requirements

  • Previous Anatomy, Physiology & Massage
  • Completion of 50 case studies (10 clients x 5 treatments and 50 hour Treatment Event Log)
  • Multiple choice examination lasting 1 hours.
  • Written Question Paper lasting 2 hours (5 Short Answer, 2 Long Answer)
  • A practical examination lasting 1 hour
  • In class assessment and examinations

BTEC Exam & Pre-requirements

  • Previous Anatomy, Physiology & Massage
  • Completion of 50 case studies (10 clients x 5 treatments and 50 Treatment Event Log)
  • Multiple choice examination
  • Written Question Paper
  • Home Assignments
  • A practical examination lasting 1 hour
  • In class assessment and examinations
  • Pre Course Requirement: The level of English required for overseas students is IELTS level 6-7 or equivalent.
THIS COURSE IS ALSO IDEAL FOR QUALIFIED OR STUDENT PRACTITIONERS OF:
  • Physiotherapy
  • Osteopathy
  • Chiropractic
  • Sports Science students or graduates
  • Other similar qualifications or professions
LENGTH OF SPORTS MASSAGE COURSE
 

You have a choice of either taking both courses and gaining a BTEC level 5 Professional diploma and ITEC level 4 certificate, or taking just the ITEC certificate by itself

10 Day Fast track Intensive Course
(ITEC)
16 Day Fast Track Intensive Course (BTEC & ITEC Combined course)

"Contact us if you are not sure which course to choose or would like further information"

 
OPPORTUNITIES
 

Following successful completion, our students have progressed to go on and:

THE AWARDING BODIES - BTEC & ITEC

 
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BTEC (Edexcel) is an abbreviation of the Business and Technology Education Council. They are qualifications that are associated with actual jobs and are related to a working environment. In 1996, University of London Examinations & Assessment Council (ULEAC) and BTEC merged to form Edexcel which now offer BTECs.

They are a helpful qualification if you want a mix of going out into the workplace whilst at the same time, spending some time at college, and gaining a qualification.

BTECs have been around for 25 years and their reputation is second to none. They're recognised by schools, colleges, universities, employers and professional bodies across the UK and in over 100 countries worldwide.

They offer natural progression along a vocational path, from and to academic qualifications and university.

Many industry and professional bodies offer exemptions to successful BTEC students for their own accredited qualifications.


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The INTERNATIONAL THERAPY EXAMINATION COUNCIL (ITEC) is an awarding body offering vocational qualifications in Complementary Therapy and Bodywork. ITEC is recognised and regulated by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA), and the Department of Education and Employment. ITEC is an independent examining body that offers impartiality and objectivity in its examinations.

ITEC is recognised by insurance companies for professional liability insurance.


Successful completion of this diploma course will provide you with the title of "Sports Massage Therapist", and the knowledge and techniques needed to give a treatment.

Practitioner insurance is also available upon successful completion of the course and as well as the ability to join the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).

   

 








Sports Massage Courses

Next Sports Massage Course

BTEC & ITEC Combined
Jan: 20th-25th 2014 (6 days) ITEC
Mar: 3rd-6th 2014 (4 days) ITEC
Mar: 31st
Apr: 1st-5th 2014 (6 days) BTEC

Exam:
May 2014: 6th ITEC (TBC)

May 2014: 7th BTEC (TBC)
(2 days)

Venue: London (Harrow)
Cost:
£1850 BTEC & ITEC
£1075 ITEC only

Inclusive of:
Course File & Exam Fees

Next Sports Massage Course

BTEC & ITEC Combined
Mar: 17th-22nd 2014 (6 days) ITEC
Apr: 28th-30th May: 1st 2014 (4 days) ITEC

May: 19th-24th
(6 days) BTEC

Exam:
June 2014: 20th ITEC (TBC)

June 2014: 21st BTEC (TBC)
(2 days)

Venue: London (Harrow)
Cost:
£1850 BTEC & ITEC
£1075 ITEC only

Inclusive of:
Course File & Exam Fees

Next Sports Massage Course

BTEC & ITEC Combined
May: 27th-31st June:1st 2014 (6 days) ITEC
June: 30th July:1st-3rd 2014 (4 days) ITEC

July: 12th & 13th, 19th & 20th, 26th & 27th (6 days) BTEC

Exam:
Sept 2014: 12th ITEC (TBC)

Sept 2014: 13th BTEC (TBC)
(2 days)

Venue: London (Harrow)
Cost:
£1850 BTEC & ITEC
£1075 ITEC only

Inclusive of:
Course File & Exam Fees