Advanced Sport Massage

Advanced Sport Massage Course

After completion of this course, the student will be equipped with the necessary information and skills to compete as a qualified Sports Massage Practitioner in a highly competitive fitness industry. Other than most courses offered in this field, we will equip you with hands-on practical techniques that will enable you to practice with confidence as a Sports Massage Practitioner. You will be capable to assist people in all areas of the fitness industry and incorporate massage as part of a fitness maintenance program.

Covered in the course
  • Working specific muscles and Maintenance Massage
  • Pre-event and Post event massage
  • Working specific muscles and Neuromuscular Techniques
  • Musculoskeletal injuries, Injury and treatment muscle by muscle
  • Strain –Counter strain and Overuse syndrome
  • Soft tissue manipulation and Remedial exercise
  • Postural and occupational stress
  • Massage with medical conditions
  • Muscle Energy Techniques

  • Course Outcome
    Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Practice as a Sports Massage Therapist
  • Have the skill to apply massage specific to the sports enviroment-pre-event and post-event sports massage
  • Have the necessary knowledge pertaining to work ethics and professionalism when performing a sports massage treatment


  • Course Type
    Internationally recognized provider program
    * Please note that a basic massage qualification
    is a prerequisite for this course

    This course contains elements of SAQA Unit
    Standards ID: 26244

    Duration

    You can start with this course immediately on enrolment and all your course material and student pack will be send to you within 7 –10 days after enrolment is received


    Although you should be able to complete this course in 3 months, open learning gives you the flexibility to study at your own pace within a 2 year period

    Exams for obtaining Certificate
    50 case studies
    Written exam
    Practical exam