Course Information

VTCT Level 5 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

Vocational Training Charitable Trust
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 14 September 2020
Day: Thursday
Time: 16:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 5
Total Hours: 150
Fee: £431.00
Places Available: 12
Course Coordinator: Tanya.Purvis@swc.ac.uk

Description

The course comprises of the practical aspects of sports massage and learning the correct techniques to a competent standard. Theoretical learning will also take place and learners will be expected to complete assignments by agreed deadlines. Practical assessments is also part of this qualification in a commercial setting.

Additional Information

Uniform – Polo shirt Approximate cost £16

Terms & Conditions

Students are required to:-

  • Comply with College Policies and procedures, rules and regulations (available in your Student Higher Education Handbook, on-line: www.swc.ac.uk and on the College VLE).
  • Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after deadline shall not be accepted.
  • Assessment Method

    The course comprises of the practical aspects of sports massage and learning the correct techniques to a competent standard. Theoretical learning will also take place and learners will be expected to complete assignments by agreed deadlines. Practical assessments is also part of this qualification in a commercial setting.

    Progression Opportunities

    Graduates of this qualification will be able to gain employment as a Level 5 Sports Massage Practitioner, providing a range of advanced sports massage techniques for recent non-acute injuries and for pre-existing conditions. This may include working in clinics, sporting teams or as a mobile practitioner and may be in an employed or self-employed context.

    Entry Requirements

    Level 4 Certificate or Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy or equivalent.