Focus Awards Level 4 Diploma in Massage Therapy for Sports (RQF)
(QRN – 603/5000/3)
The Focus Awards Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (RQF) is aimed at those learners currently working in the sports and active leisure sector.
The purpose of the Focus Awards Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (RQF) is to provide the learner with the knowledge, skills, and understanding that is needed to be able to conduct subjective and objective assessments, provide Sports Massage techniques to prevent and manage injury, and to be confident in treatment modalities to support soft tissue repair.
In order to complete the Focus Awards Focus Awards Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (RQF) learners must achieve 56 credits from the 8 mandatory units.
Learner Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years of age to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||Credit||GLH|
|Anatomy and Physiology for Sports Massage||F/616/8377||3||5||40|
|Principles of Health and Fitness||J/616/8378||2||4||28|
|Understand the Principles of Soft Tissue Dysfunction and Injury||M/617/6331||3||5||30|
|Understand Professional Practice in Sports Massage Treatments||T/617/6332||3||6||40|
|Understand and Provide Different Sports Massage Treatments||A/617/6333||3||17||87|
|Performing Subjective and Objective Assessment||L/617/6286||4||7||50|
|Understand and Provide Sports Massage Techniques||R/617/6287||4||9||58|
|Understand Treatment to Support injury rehabilitation||F/617/6334||4||3||20|