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SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPY

Sports Massage Therapy

The general public is becoming more aware of the alternative therapies available for musculoskeletal injuries. Injuries do not only occur when participating in physical activity. Prolonged sitting and being deskbound can take a toll on one’s well-being if left unchecked. Learn new skills and knowledge on how one can assist in facilitating the recovery from musculoskeletal injuries.

Gain a better understanding to what the body may experience during injuries. Learn new skills and knowledge on how one can assist in facilitating the recovery.

Affiliations:
Clinical Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (COMT) certification
LearnMuscles Continuing Education (LMCE) online education portal

What do I get?

  • Learn from EduFit Asia (https://www.edufitasia.com/educators, trained and certified in multiple disciplines such as MSc Exercise and Sports, B.Sc Ex Sports Sc, BSc App (Hon) Human Movement, Dip. Osteopathic Articulation, ITEC UK Lvl 3 Therapist and other certifications from COMT, ACSM, ACE, NASM, SMA, KT Tape, Rock Tape.
  • Broaden your client services with this great addition to your Personal Trainer Certification
  • One of the most well rounded Sport Massage course in Singapore, including joint mobilisation techniques and client assessments
  • Learning Hours: 32 hours
  • Next intake : Day 1 (live online on Zoom) 5 July 2020
    Day 2, 3, 4: Face to Face (at FIT Singapore) on 6-7-8 July 2020 for 9 pax maximum
  • Early Bird (until Sunday 28 June): $850
    Regular Price: $950

Programme Objectives:

  • Understand how to perform sports massage therapy professionally
  • Identify contraindications of sports massage therapy
  • Understand the beneficial effects of sports massage
  • Understand the anatomy of the musculoskeletal system and how it determines the treatment process 
  • Perform client assessment  
  • Perform sports massage techniques 
  • Perform myofascial stretching techniques (joint mobilisation)
  • Understand common musculoskeletal injuries and its treatment process
  • Explore further education and other manual therapy methods which will complement sports massage

Programme Content:

  • Etiquette in sports massage therapy
  • Effects of sports massage
  • Contraindications
  • Basic Human Anatomy 
  • Client assessment guidelines 
  • Massage techniques 
  • Myofascial stretching techniques (joint mobilisation)
  • Case studies discussion on common musculoskeletal injuries
  • Further education for Sports Massage Therapy

4-Day Programme Overview (Post Circuit Breaker)

Day 1

  • Etiquette in sports massage therapy
  • Effects of Sports Massage
  • Contraindications
  • Basic Human Anatomy
  • Client assessment guidelines
  • Q & A.

Day 2

  • Basic Human Anatomy (Revision) – Neck, Back & Upper Extremities
  • Client assessment guidelines – Neck, Back & Upper Extremities
  • Massage techniques – Neck, Back & Upper Extremities
  • Myofascial stretching techniques (joint mobilisation)/li>
  • Q&A

Day 3

  • Basic Human Anatomy (Revision) – Pelvic Girdle & Lower Extremities
  • Client assessment guidelines – Pelvic Girdle & Lower Extremities
  • Massage techniques – Pelvic Girdle & Lower Extremities
  • Myofascial stretching techniques (joint mobilisation)
  • Q&A

Day 4

  • Review Myofascial stretching techniques (joint mobilisation)
  • Case studies discussion on common musculoskeletal injuries
  • 30 MCQ Theory Assessment (45 mins)
  • Further education for Sports Massage Therapy
  • Q & A. Feedback from participants.

EDUCATOR BIO

With a combined industry experience of 25 years in the therapy, fitness and sports education field, Edufit assures quality training for participants. The 20% theory, 80% practical approach aims to help participants gain the most out of hands on skills practice.

Edufit trainers are trained and certified in multiple disciplines such as MSc Exercise and Sports, B.Sc Ex Sports Sc, BSc App (Hon) Human Movement, Dip. Osteopathic Articulation, ITEC UK Lvl 3 Therapist and other certifications from COMT, ACSM, ACE, NASM, SMA, KT Tape, Rock Tape.

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