Strapping and Taping (Part-Time)

Course Overview

Strapping and Taping is a part-time short course specifically designed for those who currently have interaction with athletes, sport clubs, fitness centres and school physical education.  During the course, you will develop safe strapping and taping techniques that support individual and groups of muscles to help reduce possible swelling and tissue damage in preparation for exercise.  The course tutor has many years of experience in the field of sports therapy including the London Olympics and Commonwealth Games, whilst running a successful specialist clinic.

  • Entry Requirements

    Interview prior to enrolment.

    Learners must be aged 19 or over and have a link to sport and fitness.

  • Career Prospects

    This is a standalone course; however, learners may wish to progress to Sports Massage (Levels 3, 4 and 5).

  • Assessment

    Assessment methods include on-going observation and case studies.

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Afan College - 01639 648200

Course Length

2 full days


£175 (includes course materials)