Taping and Strapping VTCT Level 3 course
Course available at the following venue:
Sept 2019 – Thurs 5th, Thurs 19th
Oct 2019 – Thurs 17th, Thurs 24th
VTCT Level 3 Award in Taping and Strapping for Sport and Active Leisure training course
You must hold a level 3 sports massage qualification.
The VTCT Level 3 Award in Taping and Strapping in Sport and Active Leisure is a qualification that has been designed to develop the skills, knowledge and understanding you will need to apply taping and strapping to prevent and manage injury in sport and active leisure. This qualification may also serve as continuing professional development (CPD) for those already working in the sport and active leisure industry.
Throughout this qualification you will develop an understanding of the accepted standards of practice, the relevant indications and contraindications, and health, safety and hygiene related to taping and strapping.
You will be able to devise and evaluate taping and strapping strategies and develop the practical skills needed for the correct application of taping and strapping in sport and active leisure.
Theory, Practical attendance & assessment: 4 days
Coursework: Home study and portfolio of evidence containing questions and assignment work
Written Exam: There are no written exams to sit for this course
Training material is accessed via our online portal
UV30555 – Applying taping and strapping to support and limit specific movement in sport and active leisure
The home study can be started at anytime, but please ask for course dates practical training element.
Self-paced home study can be started at anytime and covers
GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 32. (GLH incl’s. practical, coursework, case studies,
Group training = No, students will work on each other.
One to one training = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to the practical
training to practice your routine on.
Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.
You will need to provide sufficient evidence to cover the range criteria
The VTCT (Vocational Training & Charitable Trust
|Our students have been offered an amazing opportunity to apply as a volunteer at North Devon Hospice to offer treatments to carers and staff to complete their case studies.
The application is subject to interview & recruitment process.Click here for more details
Self-Employed / employed sports massage therapist working from home, salon, Spa or Mobile.
You will need to purchase your own products and equipment in order to carry out your case studies and practice your skills as well as attending your assessments.
We recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning – Reading List
We also have recommended products and equipment here – Equipment
VTCT Level 3 Award in Taping and Strapping for Sport and Active Leisure
Units in this qualification have been mapped to the relevant NOS (where applicable). This qualification is regulated on the Regulated Qualifications Framework.
This qualification is approved and supported by SkillsActive, the sector skills council for active leisure and learning.
Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)