HNC (SCQF Level 7)


  • Sport, Fitness & Uniformed Services

Why take this course?

This course has been designed for those who want to perform hands-on treatments with people who participate in sport. The course focuses heavily on sports massage, allowing learners to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to work as a Soft Tissue Therapist whilst working towards an industry-recognised qualification.

What you will experience

  • Sports Therapy: Anatomy and Physiology
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Basic Objective and Subjective Assessment
  • Clinical Sports Massage
  • Sports Massage for Events and Special Populations
  • Pathology and Aetiology of Sports Injury
  • Prevention and Management of Sports Injury
  • Sports Therapy: Professional Standards
  • Clinical and Team Experience 1
  • Sports Therapy: Graded Unit 1
  • First Aid for Sport and Fitness
  • Sports Therapy: Exercise Principles and Testing
  • Flexibility Training
  • Nutrition for Fitness, Health and Exercise