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A comprehensive series of courses to enhance your skills, learn new techniques and deepen your understanding of the science of sports massage. Learn more about the AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Specialty Certificate Program »
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1. Sports Massage: Starting Your Career
$37 members /
2.5 credit hours
Learn massage therapy in a sports setting, including how sports medicine differs from other specializations. Get an overview of the skills needed,…
Sports Massage, Ethics
2. Sports Massage: Ethics and Building Trust
Review a full discussion of the unique ethical considerations appropriate to sports massage. Learn about issues such as transference,…
3. Sports Massage: the Science of Athletics
$60 members /
4.0 credit hours
Gain an understanding of sports science and how it will help you serve athletes. By providing this larger picture, sports massage therapists can…
4. Sports Massage: Injury + Recovery
$75 members /
5.0 credit hours
Take an in-depth look at where injuries occur, how athlete tissues are affected and how they heal. Break down injuries by the type of tissue, as well…
5. Sports Massage: Event Protocols
Get detailed information on how sports massage is performed at sporting events and during the training cycle, including how the therapist should…
6. Sports Massage: Athlete Care and Conditions
$52 members /
3.5 credit hours
Explore an introduction to common problems encountered by athletes, particularly those related to heat. Learn treatments and prevention strategies to…
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