VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy Chester

Reflexology Massage Training Chester VTCT accredited
VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
VTCT REF SP3D6 601/4618/7
10 Full Days Plus 3 Assessment/Exam Days (Sports)
12 X 3 Hour Sessions (Anatomy & Physiology)
£1500 (includes assessments & exams)
Balances may be paid by Interest Free monthly payments
Entry Requirements:  please see below

THE DIPLOMA

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (QCF) is a technical level qualification aimed at developing the knowledge, understanding and technical skills needed for a career as a Sports Massage Therapist, either employed or self employed.
This qualification has been specifically designed for the 16-19 and 19 plus age group and is based on the the national occupational standards for massage, namely CNH1, CNH7 and CNH20.
This qualification was developed collaboratively with the following organisations:
Active IQ, Central YMCA Qualifications, CIBTAC, ITEC and VTCT with input from the industry through the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) and the General Council for Massage Therapies (GCMT).

COURSE CONTENT

The content of this qualification is comprised of all the required elements needed to work effectively and efficiently as a sports massage therapist. This includes anatomy and physiology, professional practice, an understanding of the principles of health and fitness and how to provide sports massage treatments.
The level 3 sports massage therapist will be able to work safely and effectively on dysfunctional tissue in a range of context, to include, pre-event, post event, intra-event and for maintenance purposes
This is a 5 unit diploma (all mandatory), the 5 units are:
1.Anatomy and physiology for sports massage – USP41 – Unit ref: J/506/7220
2.Principles of health and fitness – USP42 – Unit ref: R/506/7222
3.Understand the principles of soft tissue dysfunction – USP43 – Unit ref: Y/506/7223
4.Professional practice in sports massage – USP44 – Unit ref: D/506/7224
5.Sports massage treatments – USP45 – Unit ref: T/506/7228

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

This qualification will be delivered, assessed and assured in line with the:
– CNHC code of conduct, ethics and performance
– Skills for Health’s QCF assessment principles
– VTCT assessment guidance and evidence requirements

WHAT COULD THIS QUALIFICATION LEAD TO?

Learners who complete this qualification will be able to gain employment and obtain insurance to work as a sports massage therapist.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You must have attended a minimum 1 day Introduction to Massage Course.

DURATION

10 Full Days Plus  3 Assessment /Exam Days (Sports)
12 X 3 Hour Sessions (Anatomy & Physiology)

DATES

see dates and cost page
Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology – Monday mornings 10am-1pm or Thursday evenings 6pm- 9pm

PROGRESSION

Having completed this course student could progress onto:
VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy (QCF)
VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training (Gym-based exercise)

Book Your Course

Finally – THANK YOU!  for choosing Greenhouse Therapies as your VTCT Approved Training Provider: We are looking forward to teaching you and helping you move forward in your chosen career – you have chosen well!

*Note*
TUITION FEES – £1500 incuding VTCT fees as stated above.
(please note if you are already on/have completed an Anatomy Physiology & Pathology Course with Greenhouse – you can deduct this from the fees )
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Further information from VTCT Website
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Greenhouse Holistic Therapies & Sports
VTCT Accredited Training Centre
40 Parkgate Road, Chester. CH14AJ  Tel 01244 637851 and 07512 127013
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