Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy


Attendance for the next Level 3 Sports Massage Courses will start on 11th January 2020

Prior to attendance there will be an anatomy and physiology work pack and 4 assignments that MUST be complete.
The work packs will be available immediately and it is strongly recommended that you start ASAP.

Further attendance dates, 2020

  • 25th January
  • 8th February
  • 22nd February
  • 7th March
  • 21st March
  • 4th April
  • 18th April

All work to be handed in by April 2020

The cost of the course is £1000. Half of which will be payable to gain access to the work packs and the remaining half to be paid on or before the first day of attendance.

This VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy is focused towards those seeking to gain employment as a sports massage therapist working with the general public and athletes.

As a graduate of this qualification you will be able to gain employment as a level 3 sports massage practitioner, providing pre, post, intra/inter and maintenance massage. This may include working in clinics, for sporting teams or as a mobile therapist. This could be employed or self-employed.


After gaining this qualification you will be able to progress onto the level 4 certificate in sports massage which will build upon the skills, knowledge and understanding you have gained during your level 3.

Syllabus & pre-course requirements

Along your learning journey you will cover:

  • Anatomy & physiology for sports massage
  • Principles of health and fitness
  • Principles of soft tissue dysfunction
  • Professional practice in sports massage
  • Sports massage treatments

You will be required to do some learning prior to commencing your course & complete 3 of your assignments.

Your classroom learning will focus mainly on the practical skills of sports massage.

Case studies, research & revision to be completed outside of classroom hours.


See dates above

Cost: £1000.00