ITEC (QCF) Level 4 Sports Massage Therapy Course

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This course has now finished, but it's ok, it may well run again in future. You can contact the course provider and ask them when the next one is.

What you get :

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

    * work in Sports and Health Clubs as a Sports Therapists.
    * Join the Sports Massage Association (SMA) - Lead body for Sports Massage in the UK.
    * Study further co

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The following are a list of some of the topics which are covered on the 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 symmetry
* Treatment - this will build on prior massage technique and include:
o Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)
o Neuro Muscular Technique (NMT)
o Muscle Energy Technique (MET)
o Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF)
o Soft Tissue Release Technique (STR)
o Connective Tissue Massage (CTM)
o Passive articulation of major joints
* Use of ice (Cryotherapy) in acute injuries - it's rationale and method of application.
* A look at different types of exercises and stretching routines.
* Pre, post and maintenance sports massage routines

Start date:
21 February 2011
End date:
5 May 2011
Course duration: 9 days

10 am - 5.30pm

Body Basics London (Harrow)

10 Bonnersfield Lane
United Kingdom

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