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Sports Massage Course – CPD Certified

Sports Massage Course – CPD Certified

Accredited by CPD UK Accredited by CPD UK
Interactive Video Training Interactive Video Training
Lifetime Access Lifetime Access
Duration: 7 Hours Duration: 7 Hours
Recognised Certificate Recognised Certificate
Tutor Support Tutor Support

The sports massage course of Lead Academy is developed for the individual wanting to acquire sports massage skills. Additionally, this course will provide an accredited certificate to help you pursue a career in the massage industry.

This Course at a Glance

In The sports massage course, learners will learn the following:

  • Get Acquainted with the Sports Massage.
  • Learn Professionalism and Ethics of Sports Massage.
  • Understand the Anatomy of Sports Massage.
  • Understand physiology for sports Massage.
  • Obtain CPD UK accredited certificate.
  • Engaging in video-based training sessions.
  • Continuous tutor support is available 24/7.

Sports Massage Course – Sports Massage Training Certification Overview 

The sports massage course is designed to train learners to become successful sports massage therapists. It will teach you the Professionalism and Ethics of Sports massage, the anatomy and physiology of sports massage, the Assessment of Sports Injuries, and more. 

Overall, this course will deliver essential facts and significant insights regarding sports massage. Additionally, this sports massage course is accredited by CPD UK, valued by employers, professional organizations, and academic institutions. Your training provider can advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and higher education. For details, please visit the Learner FAQs on our website. 

Who should take this course?

The Sports Massage Course – Sports massage training certification is suitable for the following: 

  • Any individual who wishes to pursue a career as a sports massage therapist. 
  • The individual who has skills in massage therapy and wants to learn more, like sports massage.  
  • People who want to increase personal knowledge.
  • Any individual wanting to take care of athletics.  

Entry Requirements

The Sports Massage Course – Sports massage training certification entry requirements are the following: 

  • You need a laptop or PC and a stable internet.  
  • Any previous qualifications are not required. 
  • You should find a quiet place during the class. 


On the assessment round, you will participate in the MSQ test to examine your learning from this course. After completing the gardening course’s all modules, learners must answer MCQs to complete the assessment procedure. 

  • The MCQ test measures how much a learner can grasp from each section. 
  • In the assessment test, you must get 60% as a pass mark.

Course Curriculum

Introduction to Sports massage

● What is a Sports Massage?

● What is a Sports Massage?

● Benefits of Sports Massage

Professionalism and Ethics of Sports massage

● SMA Code of Practice, Ethics and Proficiency

● Purpose of The Code

● Professional Conduct

● The Practice Environment Conducts

● A Member of The SMA May Not

● Maintaining Client Records

● Safekeeping of Client Records

● Refusing to Continue Client Care

● Safeguarding the Welfare of Children

Anatomy and Physiology for Sports Massage

● Musculoskeletal System

● Muscle Anatomy

● Connective Tissues

● Circulatory System

● Nervous System

● Lymphatic System

● Joint Structure and Function

Assessment of Sports Injuries

● Overview of Sports Injuries

● Who Gets Sports Injuries?

● Types

● Types of Musculoskeletal Injuries

● Common Sports Injuries

● Symptoms of Sports Injuries

● Major Sports Injure

Sports Nutrition

● What Is Sports Nutrition?

● Sports Nutrition Basics

● The Goal of Sports Nutrition

● Eating for Exercise/Athletic Performance

● Eating for Endurance

● Eating for Strength

● Eating for Competition

● Hydration and Sports Performance

● Supplements in Sports Nutrition

Rehabilitation Exercise

● What is Sport Rehabilitation?

● The Importance of Sports Rehabilitation

● The Main Objectives of The Sports Rehabilitation Process

● Types of Sports Rehabilitation Exercises

● The Goal of Sports Rehabilitation

Sports Massage Treatments

● What techniques are used in a sports massage?

● Four Types of Sports Massages

● How does sports massage help

● What Makes Sports Massage So Special?

Hydrotherapy & Electrotherapy

● Hydrotherapy

● History of Hydrotheraphy

● How Does Hydrotherapy Work?

● How Can Hydrotherapy Help?

● What is Electrotherapy?

● What Does Electrotherapy Involve?

● Which Conditions or Injuries Will Benefit from Electrotherapy?

Sports Massage for Children and Elders

● What is Massage for Children?

● When Can Massage Help Children?

● What is Massage for The Elderly?

● When Can Massage Help the Elderly?

● What Are the Benefits of a Massage for The Elderly?

Sports Massage During Pregnancy

● Pregnancy and Sports Massage

● Can You Have A Sports Massage When Pregnant?

● When Can Massage Help During Pregnancy?

● Benefits of Pregnancy Massage

Recognised Accreditation

CPD Certification Service

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. This term refers to learning activities that professionals undertake to improve their skills and capabilities. Employers and professional organizations globally recognize CPD UK. Thus, a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value for your professional goal and achievement.

Certificate of Achievement

Certificate of Achievement from Lead Academy

After successfully passing the MCQ exam, you can order your certificate of achievement as proof of your new skill. The certificate of achievement is an official credential that confirms that you successfully finished a course with Lead Academy. The certificate can be obtained in PDF version for £12, and there is an additional fee to receive a printed copy certificate which is £35.

Course Reviews


No, the sports massage is not just for the athlete's community. It also benefits people with a more sedentary lifestyle.

Sports massage therapy helps to heal specific tissue that injures and needs to improve movement. On the other hand, deep tissue massage is a general massage that helps relieve stress.

You can be a massage therapist for athletes or work at any therapy institution.

In the United States, sports massage therapists earn $28.94 an hour.

Yes, if you plan to be an athletic therapist, you must own a license and a certificate.

First, select your desired course plan among the multiple existing course plans on the right side of your screen, then select the payment type, and once you made the payment, you can access the course any time you want.

A confirmation email will be sent to your registered email after payment. Hereafter anytime, you can start your learning journey with Lead Academy.

The professional body approves the procedures if any e-learning platform claims its courses are accredited.

You will only realize the benefit of having a CPD-accredited certificate once you face the corporate world. As employees, job places, and more value the CPD-accredited certificate, you must own this certificate by doing the course with us.

CPD refers to Continuing Professional Development, and the CPD-accredited course is developed for individuals who want to improve and update their skills within their professional field continuously. This certificate claims that the certificate holder's knowledge is up-to-date in their work area.