ITEC Lymphatic Drainage Certificate

Lymphatic Drainage Massage

Part Time Course – Weekends

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course is designed to meet the demands of the popular and ever increasing Sports Industry. This course includes theoretical and practical aspects of sports therapy.

This course will teach students the techniques of deep tissue massage alongside a full Swedish/holistic massage.

It focuses on advanced knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology of the body that may influence the massage methods used to prevent and manage injury. Students will also learn to identify healthy muscles and how to treat uninjured tissue.

Students will learn the benefits of using massage before and after events and can prepare themselves to work with teams in helping recovery of the muscles or work as a physio assistant with athletes.

Students will also be able to apply their skills to work on the general public for relaxation, removal of stress and tension and general muscle health.


CAREER PROSPECTS

ITEC Sports Massage opens up many career opportunities for example

Physio Assistant

Progression to Sports Massage Therapy Level 4 (6 on NFQ)

Working with Athletes and Sports Clubs

Working in Spas and Health Farms

Opening your own Sports Massage Clinic


PREREQUISITES

None


SUBJECTS
  • Anatomy of lymphatic system
  • Practical lymphatic drainage
  • The history of LDM
  • LDM theory
  • Homecare and aftercare

QUALIFICATIONS
  • ITEC International Certificate in Lymphatic Drainage Massage

EXTRA-CURRICULAR COURSES
  • Optional and at an additional fee:
  • Indian head massage, Thermal Auricular Therapy etc.

COST

Please contact us for dates and cost