Corona-virus and training
at Sports Therapy UK


18th July 2020.

Following the recent relaxation of restrictions allowing sports massage and sports therapy services to resume we are delighted to report that similarly, the practical training linked to many of our courses has also successfully restarted.

All students attending practical training with us in the future will be required to conform with our Working Practise Covid-19 Policy which has been implemented utilising all practicable steps to safeguard the well-being of all our students and staff, as well as preventing the spread of the virus. This Policy and Self-Declaration form will be made available to students shortly before attending our practical training.

If you would like to view the steps we are taking to safeguard all those who visit our training centre, please see our Sports Therapy UK Covid-19 Safeguarding Policy by following the link at the foot of this page.

We are in close contact with our awarding body Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) and will continue to conform with their current educational criteria ensuring our students will be eligible for their chosen award upon successfully completing our course.

We remain fully committed to ensuring you have an enjoyable and rewarding learning experience fully supported by our tutors and all staff at Sports Therapy UK and we are look forward to welcoming you to our training centre.



View our Working Policy Document

All Course Dates

 

 


Level 3:  Sports Massage

 

 

1 Day Introduction to Sports Massage(see course webpage)
     
2020  Aug 7th        
2020 Sept 4th        
            
4 Weekends - (see course webpage)   
L3 Sports Massage
       
Weekends  WE 1 WE 2 WE 3 WE 4  
2020 Jul 11-12 Aug 1-2 Sept 5-6 Oct 10-11  
2020 Sept 5-6 Sept 26-27 Oct 24-25 Nov 14-15  
2020 Sept 19-20 Oct 10-11 Nov 7-8 Dec 12-13  FULL COURSE
2020 Oct 31-Nov1 Nov 28-29 Jan 2-3 (2021) Jan 30-31  
2020 Nov 14-15 Dec 12-13 Jan 9-10 (2021) Feb 6-7  
   
5 Days Intensive + 3 Days - (see course webpage)
L3 Sports Massage
     
   Part A Part B      
2020 Jul 20-24 Oct 14-16 (Weekday only)   FULL COURSE
 
2020 Aug 3-7 Nov 16-18 (Weekday Only)  FULL COURSE  
2020 Aug 17-21 Nov 20-22  
 
2020 Sept 7-11 Dec 9-11 (Weekday only)   FULL COURSE  
2020 Sept 28-Oct 2 Jan 8-10 (2021)      
2020 Oct 26-30 Jan 22-24 (2021)      
2020 Dec 14-18 Mar 10-12 (2021) (Weekday only)     
Study Day - for L3 & L4 Sports Massage students      
         

For Examination Dates please see below.

Progress to Level 4: upon successfully completing Level 3 training. 




Level 4: Sports Massage

 

Weekend Courses - (see course webpage)

   WE 1   WE 2  WE 3  WE 4 WE 5 Assessments  
 2020  Jan 4-5  Feb 8-9  Mar 7-8  Apr 4-5  May 9-10  May 31  
 2020  Aug 8-9  Sept 12-13  Oct 17-18  Nov 7-8  Dec 5-6  Jan 3  
 2021  Jan 16-17  Feb 13-14  Mar 20-21  Apr 17-18  May 15-16  Jun 13  
               

 

 

Modular Courses - comprising 4 (weekday) modules + 1 Assessment Day (see course webpage)

 

  Mod 1 Mod 2 Mod 3 Assessments  
2020 Apr 27-30 Jun 15-18 Aug 3-4 Aug 5  
2020 Aug 8-11 Oct 17-20 Dec 5-6 Dec 7  
2020 Nov 23-26 Jan 11-14 (2021) Mar 15-16 Mar 17  
           
Study Day - for L3 & L4 Sports Massage students      
2020 See Level 3 above for all L4 Study Days       

  

For Examination Dates please see below.

  

Progress to Higher Diploma in Sports Therapy: upon successfully completing Level 4 training.

 



Level 5: Sports Massage

 

(see course webpage)

 2020  Level 5  VTCT Sports Massage
 Sept 26-27  Sports Injury Assessment - Lower Body
 Oct 24-25  Advanced Soft Tissue Techniques
 Nov 28-29  Sports Injuries Upper Body - Course FULL
 T.B.A.  Gait Analysis
 2021  
 Jan 30 - Feb 1  Neuro-Spinal Assessment & Treatment
 By arrangement  Individual Clinical Assessment
   

 

 

 2020  Higher Diploma in Sports Therapy 
 Aug 22-24  Injury Rehabilitation & Exercise Therapy
 Sept 17-18  Taping for Sport
 2021  
 Feb 20-22  Injury Rehabilitation & Exercise Therapy
 By arrangement  Clinical Assessment

 

  

Level 5 Award: These modules may be studied individually as CPD, or combined and credited towards our Higher Diploma in Sports Therapy Award.

  

 


CPD Courses

  

2020             
Aug  3 First Aid in Sport & Exercise        
   8-9 Gait Analysis -  (postponed - new dates T.B.A.)        
   22-23 Myofascial Release        
   22-24 Injury Rehabiliation and Exercise Therapy        
Sept  26-27 Sports Injury Assessment - Lower Body        
   12-13 Dry Needling I  Full Course      
   14-16 Medical Acupuncture & Dry Needling (Mod II)  Full Course      
   21 First Aid in Sport & Exercise        
Oct  3 Exercise Advice & Assisted Stretching        
   4 London Marathon        
   24-25 Advanced Soft Tissue Techniques        
   30 First Aid in Sport & Exercise        
Nov  16-17 Dry Needling I        
   18-19 Dry Needling I        
   28-29 Sports Injuries - Upper Body  Full Course      
2021            
Jan   18-20 Medical Acupuncture & Dry Needling Mod II         
   30-Feb 1 Neuro-Spinal Assessment & Treatment        
Feb  20-22 Injury Rehabilitation & Exercise Therapy        




Examinations: Level 3 and Level 4

 

IMPORTANT: Please note these are for resits only. All first attempts are scheduled within their respective courses.

Exam Dates

Final Submission Date

26 July 2020 3 July 2020
25 October 2020 2 October 2020
24 January 2021 2 January 2021

 

 * Please note students may apply any time up to and including the final submission date shown.