Qualification

HNC (SCQF Level 7)

Interests

  • Sport, Fitness & Uniformed Services

Why take this course?

During this course you will develop the range of knowledge and skills necessary to work as a Soft Tissue Therapist and gain an industry-recognised qualification. The course also prepares those who wish to progress on to an HND in Sport Therapy, a degree in Sport Therapy or another higher education award in a related field.

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