Level 3 Unit (Broadly comparable to SCQF Level 6)


19 weeks


29 Oct 2024




  • Sport, Fitness & Uniformed Services


  • Aberdeen City Campus
  • Fraserburgh Campus

Why take this course?

This course will give you an introduction to the theory behind, and practical application of, sports massage. It will allow you to devise a treatment plan for an athlete and use appropriate massage techniques to deliver that treatment under the supervision of experienced staff members.  Students will learn to review a treatment plan, and their own performance, to suggest further treatment opportunities and areas for self improvement.

What you will experience

During this course, you will learn how to meet and greet a client, explore the need for treatment and plan effective intervention.  You will develop your confidence in this area and practice the skills required for physical application.  This course will provide the relevant introductory experience required for those intending to progress to a formal sports therapy qualification.