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LEVEL 5

CERTIFICATE SPORTS MASSAGE

This VTCT qualification has been designed to give the candidate the highest level of training in Sports Massage and Soft Tissue Therapy to enable you to be recognised amongst the elite of the profession.

The need for higher level qualifications has never been greater, as we see the Sports Massage profession gaining greater recognition in the medical and healthcare field.

 

     

COURSE OVERVIEW 

This is the highest level Ofqual Regulated Sports Massage qualification in the UK.  

It has been designed to give the candidate the highest level of training in Sports Massage and Soft Tissue Therapy to enable you to be recognised amongst the elite of the profession.

The need for higher level qualifications has never been greater, as we see the Sports Massage profession gaining greater recognition in the medical and healthcare field.

 

Our students gain access to our Online Academy, where we have a whole host of courses and videos, access to which, you keep after you have graduated!

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS 

  • Level 3 Sports Massage *

  • VTCT level 2 Award in Infection Control unless you already hold an equivalent.

 

*If you do not hold a Level 3 Sports Massage qualification, you will need to attend our Access Course.

For payment of a L5 with an Access Course Click Here

 

If you hold a Level 4 Sports Massage qualification (completed in the last 5 years) please contact us as you may receive module credits.

COURSE CONTENT

The main skills you will learn are:

  • Soft Tissue Manipulation*

  • Soft Tissue Release

  • Trigger Point Therapy*

  • Myofascial Release*

  • Myofascial Postural Restructuring*

  • Muscle Energy Techniques

  • PNF

  • Static Stretching

  • Postural Assessments

  • Clinical Orthopedic Assessments

  • Walking gait analysis

  • Movement analysis

  • Hot and Cold Therapy

  • Sports Injuries and Soft Tissue Dysfunction

  • Neurological Testing

  • Peripheral Joint Mobilisations and Articulations

  • Sports Injuries and Soft Tissue Dysfunction

  • After-care exercise

    *  Unique to AHG

LINK TO VTCT DOCUMENTS AND SPECIFICATIONS

QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED  

 

  • VTCT Level 5 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (QCF)

  • AHG Level 5 Diploma in Soft Tissue Therapy

  • VTCT L2 Infection Prevention Control (if you attend this course with us)

Upon successful completion you will be able to join all of the following organisations:

  • Sports Therapy Organisation - Leading Sports Therapy Professional Association

  • Sports Massage Association - Leading Soft Tissue Therapy Professional Association

  • Federation of Holistic Therapists - Professional Association and Accredited Register

  • CNHC - Sports Massage Regulator and Accredited Register

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UPCOMING DATES 2021

WEEKEND AUGUST

7th - 8th August;

11th -12th September;

2nd - 3rd  October;

6th - 7th November;

4th - 5th December; 22nd - 23rd January  19th February

COURSE FEE

£1395.00, payable in 7 payments of £465.00. 

Pay in full for 10% discount

 

MANCHESTER VENUE

INTENSIVE JUn

21st to 25th June;

28th June - 2nd July;

 5th - 9th July;

12th - 16th July

SOLD OUT!

 

MANCHESTER VENUE

WEEKDAY AUG

2nd - 6th August;

6th - 10th September; 

 4th - 8th October;

8th - 12th November

 

MANCHESTER VENUE

WEEKEND AUG

7th - 8th Aug; 11th -12th Sep;

2nd - 3rd Oct; 6th - 7th Nov;

4th - 5th Dec;22nd - 23rd Jan;

19th - 20th Feb; 5th - 6th Mar;

2nd - 3rd Apr;14th - 15th May 

 

MANCHESTER VENUE

WEEKEND AUGUST

COURSE FEE

 

MANCHESTER VENUE

DURATION & YOUR COMMITMENT

If you hold a Level 4 Sports Massage qualification you will attend 20 in-class days, plus two additional assessment days. If you do not have level 4, you will attend 22 days in class, minimum. 

 

In addition to this you will be required to:

  • attend approximately 60 hours of online Zoom theory lessons*

  • obtain 100 hours of case studies (many of which can be completed in our student clinic if you wish)

  • approximately 400 logged hours of home study on our online learning platform (including theory assignments)

 

*We have a flexible online schedule to support our learners

FINANCIAL INVESTMENT 

As a private training provider we do not receive government funding.  We do not accept Advanced Learner Loans.

 

Intensive Course June

  • £2695.00  payable in full only

Weekday Course August

  • £2695.00, payable in 4 payments of £673.75

  • Pay in full for 10% discount [£2425.50]

Weekend Course August

  • £2695.00, payable in 10 payments of £269.50

  • Pay in full for 10% discount [£2425.50]

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