Edufit Series

Sports Massage Therapy

There has been increased awareness of the availability of alternative therapies for musculoskeletal conditions.

Injuries are not physical activity prone - prolonged sitting and deskbound hours can take a toll on one's wellbeing if left unchecked.

Join us to get a better understanding of what the body may experience during injuries, and gain new skills and knowledge on how to assist in facilitating the recovery from musculoskeletal conditions today!

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Spanning over 32 learning hours, this workshop has been a great fit for many of our students.

 

The primary objective is to impart the general knowledge and basic skills of providing a deep tissue sports massage to facilitate athlete preparation and recovery. Depending on the conditions presented, the skills and techniques taught in this workshop course can also be applied to aid recoveries in various musculoskeletal conditions.

Objectives

  • Understand how to perform sports massage therapy professionally

  • Identify contraindications of sports massage

  • Understand the anatomy of the musculoskeletal system and how it determines the treatment process

  • Perform client assessment

  • Perform sports massage techniques

  • Perform soft tissue release techniques (pin & stretch)

  • Identify contraindications of joint mobilization

  • Perform joint mobilization techniques

  • Understand common musculoskeletal injuries and its treatment process

  • Explore further education and other manual therapy modalities

  • Etiquette in sports massage therapy

  • Contraindications of sports massage

  • Basic Human Anatomy 

  • Client assessment guidelines 

  • Sports massage techniques 

  • Soft tissue release techniques

  • Case studies discussion on common musculoskeletal injuries

  • Further education for clinical rehabilitative therapy

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Course Content

This is a CPD accredited course

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A UK-based accreditation, Continuing professional development (CPD) is the intentional maintenance and development of the knowledge and skills needed to perform in a professional context. This could mean honing current skills, it could mean developing them to a new level, or it could mean learning new ones that will allow an employee’s job role to expand or prepare them for potential promotion.

 
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With this certificate, you may advance to specialised techniques in other workshops as a practitioner. 

If this is what you’re looking for, make sure to sign up today. Feel free to reach out with any questions or to learn more. 

Upcoming course intake

November intakes is FULL!

Next intake in 2021

16-17, 23-24 October (available)

Early Bird: $1150 (until 4 Sep 2021)

Usual Price: $1250

This course is SkillsFuture Credit eligible, UTAP approved &

SportSG | CoachSG CCEs eligible!