Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy


- 14/07/2024

Our Level 3 Sports Massage courses will give you everything you need to become a Sports Massage Therapist in your own right and be able to practice straight away.

To provide learners with the confidence, knowledge and skills required, to be able to provide a safe and professional treatment to a range of clients, helping in injury prevention, improving physical wellbeing and aiding the healing process of injuries.

The course is split into 5 units:

  • Anatomy & Physiology for Sports Massage
  • Principles of Exercise, Fitness & Health
  • Soft Tissue Dysfunction
  • Professional Practice
  • Sports Massage Techniques

How will I be assessed?

The assessment process includes the following;

  • 5 Unit questions
  • 1 Assignment
  • 50 question multiple choice Anatomy & Physiology exam
  • Practical Maintenance exam
  • Practical Pre Event exam
  • Practical Post exam


BTST Academy & Clinic, Holly Farm, Clipstone Road, Edwinstowe, Nottingham, NG21 9JD

Course delivery

11 days held over Weekends and 1x Friday

Course Qualification

Active IQ Sports Massage Diploma and Emergency First Aid *

​Course Dates


MAY; 18th & 19th, 25th & 26th

JUNE; 7th*, 8th & 9th, 29th, & 30th

JULY; 13th & 14th

Practical Assessment Date

14th July 2024

Course days will run from

9:30am – 4:30pm


£ 1400.00


Laura Simmons


Clare Sargent & Laura Simmons

Internal Verifier:

Becky Tyler

​External Verifier:

Will Mansford – Active IQ

Awarding Body:

Active IQ

Payment on Booking;

You can either select to pay:- The non refundable deposit of £400 or the Full Amount at time of booking.

Paying a Deposit:

If you select to pay the deposit you will receive communication via email to discuss & confirm a payment plan, all monies owed must be paid in full 1 week before course end date

Student Finance:

For finance options please call us on 01623 709942


* 1x day First Aid course is not available for ELCAS funded learners

Course Attendance:

*We ask that all dates are attended but appreciate this is not always possible and therefore any missed days will need to be completed via home study. However if there are more than 2x days you are unable to attend, please contact us at btstacademy@outlook.com to discuss before booking.


Please note that your deposit is non-refundable. If you start your practical training and then withdraw from the course you will still be liable for the full course fee.

Course Terms & Conditions:

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