Sports Massage Course Manchester

Manchester Course Information

The Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage in Manchester is available in all of our academies. There are no pre-requisites for the Diploma in Sports Massage course which is delivered over 6 full weekends. All our courses at Sports College UK are nationally approved by governing bodies and recognised by employers and insurance companies.

There are a number of further qualifications learners can complete once they have gained this Level 3 Sports Massage Course in Manchester. These include: The Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy, Strapping and taping qualifications, Sports injury and rehabilitation qualifications and a degree in Massage Therapy

Sports massage is growing in popularity with clients on a monthly basis. More and more people are joining gyms, playing sport and employing personal trainers in Manchester due to the recognised health benefits of physical activity and exercise. Although the increase in physical activity is a good thing, the number of clients requiring regular sports massage to help improve recovery, reduce the likelihood of injury or to even support the recovery of an injury is also growing.

Over recent months we have noticed an influx of personal trainers, sports coaches and even stay at home parents complete our Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage as a way of generating an extra or full-time income.

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Course Costs

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Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

Was £2225.00 Now £1449.00

Course Dates





7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th Nov 11th, 12th, 18th & 19th

Manchester City Centre


9th, 10th, 16th, 17th Jan 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st, Feb 3rd, 4th, 10th & 11th

Manchester City Centre


17th, 18th, 24th, 25th April 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 28th, 29th May 12th & 13th

Manchester City Centre

Course Outline

This Sports Massage course in Manchester comprises of 5 units:

  • Anatomy and physiology for sports massage
  • Principles of health and fitness
  • Understanding the principles of soft tissue dysfunction
  • Professional practice in sports massage
  • Sports Massage treatments


The above units are assessed in a number of ways. In order to be successful all units need to be achieved:

  • Case Study
  • Multiple Choice Theory Exam
  • Worksheets
  • Practical Observations

Following the completion of this Sports Massage course in Manchester, you can secure employment as a fully qualified Sports Massage Therapist, open your own clinic, work in a health club or as a freelance Massage Therapist.

Course Packages


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Diploma in Personal Training

Level 2 Fitness Instructing
Level 3 Personal Training


Advanced Diploma

Level 2 Fitness Instructing
Level 3 Personal Training
Level 3 Exercise Referral


Master Diploma

Level 2 Fitness Instructing
Level 3 Personal Training
Level 3 Exercise Referral
Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy


Why become a sport massage therapist in Manchester?

Manchester is widely recognised as one of the sporting capitals in the UK. It boasts two of the largest premiership football teams, an indoor cycling velodrome, a professional rugby team and was the host to the commonwealth games. At Sports College UK we notice the number of individuals who now take part in some form of exercise or physical activity increase in greater Manchester on an annual basis. This increase in gym users, sports teams and other forms of physical activity also results in an increased demand for regular sports massage.

In the past, we have had semiprofessional footballers, sports coaches, gym owners, personal trainers and stay at home mums complete the Sports College UK Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage to help generate an extra income. Sports massage therapy is a fun, rewarding and an interactive job which provides a lot of self-satisfaction as well as being a lucrative career where you can charge in excess of £35 for a 30-45 minute treatment in Manchester.

Why choose Sports College UK?

There’s a number of reasons why you should choose Sports College UK and they can be found below:

  • All our courses are nationally and internationally approved and are recognised by all employers throughout the UK.
  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, you will require good literacy and communication skills and must be over 16 years of age. At Sports College UK will do support our learners with numeracy and literacy skills when needed and requested.
  • Sports College UK offer interest free payment plans to help you secure the qualification you want.
  • All our tutors are experts in their fields and have worked for the NHS, owned their own private practice, work with sports teams at world cups and at domestic level competitions.

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