Sports Massage (Pre/Post Event)

On this course you will learn how to perform a Pre-Event and Post-Event Sports Massage

  

Sports Massage Practitioner Diploma One-Day Course (Pre/Post event)

Cost: -   £170.00 (Deposit of £60.00 required to confirm booking)

Certifications/Qualifications Attained:  Zen Tranquility Holistic Beauty Training accredited/recognised diploma 

Insurance:  Our training courses follow the National Occupational Standards set out by HABIA and are validated and accredited by ABT (Associated Beauty Therapists) and are fully insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use therapy with the general public and charge.

Pre-Requisite:    Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology and Full Body Massage qualification are required

Training Dates/Venues: Details at bottom of this Course Page

MODEL MAY BE REQUIRED:If more than one student is booked onto the course then students will be practising on each other - NOTE: if no other students book onto the course then the course will run as 1-2-1 training on a model which you will need to bring with you to practise on.


WHAT IS A SPORTS PRE/POST EVENT MASSAGE TREATMENT?

Sports, Events & Activity Massage enables the therapist to understand the effect and benefits of massage to assist in dealing with athletes prior and post their sports event.  On this course you will learn Sports massage technique's. Sports Massage is the term applied to the discipline of using Massage Therapy for the specific benefit of management, manipulation, rehabilitation and muscle balance of the soft tissues of the body. This course is for qualified therapists who want to work with athletes in a competitive environment. The course will include muscle Anatomy and Function. Pre-event massage to prepare muscles to perform and help the athlete to compete. Post-event massage to remove toxins and waste and to minimise the after effects of competition performance.   Sports Massage Therapy is useful in relieving stress, strain, tension, postural imbalances and chronic pain as well as preventing injury and enhancing rehabilitation.

Course Content & Learning Outcomes

  • Introduction
  • Course Content
  • History and benefits of Events and Activity Massage
  • Theory of muscle function
  • Massage techniques
  • Client Consultation procedure
  • Consultation Form
  • GP Referral Letter
  • Contraindications and Client's expectations
  • How to prepare for the treatment
  • Hygiene and Professionalism
  • Preparing your work area
  • Your working environment
  • Health & Safety
  • Health & Safety for COSHH Regulations
  • Industry Regulations
  • Professional Ethics
  • Insurance
  • Data Protection/GDPR/Client Confidentiality
  • Risk Assessment
  • Code of practise for Therapists
  • Marketing
  • Aftercare Advise
  • Anatomy & Physiology relevant to this treatment
  • Pre-event therapy Routine : Warming the muscles, stretching the fibres and removal of waste. Effleurage techniques, stretching muscle groups and individual muscles and improve waste drainage
  • Post-event therapy Routine: Relaxing muscles and relaxing spasm, removal of waste acids to aid recovery and even out blood flow.

This course is not for treatment of injuries - Under no circumstances should injuries be treated. 

 


COURSE STRUCTURE

  • Home Study (12 guided learning hours)
  • One Day Practical
  • 6 case studies (2 People x 3 times or 3 People x 2 times)

Awarding Body: ABT (26 Cpd Points)

TRAINING DATES:  Training dates are booked by individual arranagement at each training venue - please complete the online booking form advising which venue and what month you are looking to do the course (a list of training dates will then be sent to you and you pick the most convenient date for you) and then you will be sent an invoice and payment instructions to confirm your booking.

 

Venues:
This course is available at:

  • Cumbria
  • Derbyshire
  • Essex/Suffolk
  • Hampshire
  • Lancashire
  • Leicestershire
  • London
  • Scotland
  • Staffordshire
  • Yorkshire

Please read Terms and Conditions before booking or paying for this course 

DISCLAIMER

All deposits paid are non refundable but can be held and transferrred to another date for up to 6 months if 14 days notice of cancellation is given.

Zen Tranquility Training cannot be held responsible for any changes in regulations or insurances that may take place that is out of our control and can effect insurances in the future.  We give up to date knowledge to the best of our ability to all our leaners at the time of booking and participating on the course.  We advise all learners to do their own research especially checking with their own insurance company that they will accept this course before booking onto any courses.

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