VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage

Graduates of this qualification will be able to gain employment as a Level 4 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, for sporting teams or as a mobile therapist and may be in an employed or self-employed context.

The units include:

  • Conducting subjective and objective assessment
  • Providing sports massage techniques to prevent and manage injury
  • Treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair

This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of anatomy and physiology to work on post-acute injury and pre-existing conditions, dealing with muscular-skeletal and para-tendon injuries.

Work experience is necessary to complete this course.

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