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Sports massage online course is designed for a qualified fitness professional to gain further education and training in a specific niche of fitness. The proper application of massage techniques which will enable your client to achieve their highest potential in sports and fitness by accelerating the body’s natural healing process during and after their training sessions.
The benefits for a client include injury prevention, flexibility, rehabilitation, and increased endurance in their specific mode of fitness.
Trifocus Fitness Academy course is a REPSSA Endorsed online course, allowing you to practice and learn online in the privacy of your own home.
Detailed videos and illustrations accompany the course on all sport massage techniques.
On successful completion of this Sports Massage course, you would have gained the knowledge on the correct principles and detailed theory of sport massage and be able to implement a range of sport massage techniques in your Personal training or coaching practice.
Duration: 1-3 Months
Introduction to sports massage
Anatomical and physiological functioning of body systems
Massage techniques and movements
Abnormal functioning in a body system within massage
Therapeutic massage treatment
Massage Techniques and Tools
Considerations for professional practice
Trifocus offers a bespoke online learning platform. Through the videos, questionnaires and forums on your dedicated learning portal, you will be able to have the full benefit of our world-class education on mobile, tablet or laptop – when it is convenient for you.
Online platform includes:
Finance your course through MobiCred on check out.
The average Trifocus Fitness Academy student completes the HIIT and Functional Trainer Course within 4 to 18 months.
Payments can be made via Payfast, EFT or by debit order (which is deducted on the last working day of every month). We offer an 18% discount if you pay the course fees upfront.
Yes, there are student support managers available to assist you from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.
The HIIT and Functional Trainer Course can be started at any time during the year.
There are practical requirements that you must fulfil in order to obtain the HIIT and Functional Trainer qualification. For example, you may have to shadow a fitness trainer, write a case study and do a practical examination.
Our online learning platform was built with the end user in mind, offering the student slides, videos, interactive games and seamless downloads.
We require a valid South African ID, or a valid passport if you reside outside of South Africa. You must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate.
Our HIIT and Functional Trainer Course is suitable for a person who is over the age of 35 wanting to become a personal trainer.
You can work at private or commercial health clubs or gyms. You can even work on a cruise ship! Trifocus Fitness Academy gives you the opportunity to obtain an accredited qualification that is recognised both locally and internationally.
Yes, if you reside in South Africa you will receive a study pack with promotional material (at no extra charge) delivered to your door.
If you choose the correspondence method you will also receive assessment guides in your study pack.
For online learning you will receive the learner guide and promotional material.