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Course content

The course programme covers the following subjects

SOFT TISSUE INJURY

  • Pathology of injury
  • Acute and post acute conditions
  • Overuse syndrome
  • Common sports injuries
  • Contraindications
  • Injury scenarios

ADVANCED TECHNIQUES

  • Frictions
  • Muscle Energy Technique (MET) PIR and RI
  • Soft Tissue Release (STR)
  • Positional Release – strain counter strain
  • Connective tissue massage
  • Neuromuscular technique – Trigger points

ASSESSMENT of the following

  • Foot and ankle
  • Knee
  • Hip
  • Shoulder
  • Posture

EXERCISE

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Rehabilitation and remedial exercise
  • Core stability

This qualification is recognised nationally and in many other countries too. It enables therapists to practice independently as a professional Sport & Remedial massage therapist and obtain professional indemnity insurance to practice. It also entitles you to become a full member of the Institute of Sport & Remedial Massage ISRM, as well as other professional bodies. You can also register with CNHC (the government-backed regulatory body for Complementary Healthcare).