Order by Phone (USA) 1 800 741 5716

Order by Phone (USA) 1 800 741 5716



Sports Massage Therapist (SMT)


Sports Massage Therapist (SMT)

The NAT Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (SMT) course provides the highest level of online training in sports massage.

It is designed for qualified practitioners including osteopaths, physiotherapists; athletic trainers, rehabilitation therapists, massage therapists.

The course will build on your existing knowledge and experience. It will also provide an in-depth understanding and learning of the complex skills and techniques required to work as a sports massage practitioner.

Time-Guide: 18 Weeks

This course comprises 8 modules with 50 hours of study. 


In order to certify as an NAT Sports Massage Therapist (SMT) you need to be a qualified rehabilitation professional, licensed to touch. Depending on where you live and work this could include: Massage Therapists, Manual Therapists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Athletic Trainers.


English, Francaise, Deutsch, Espanol

Sports Massage Therapist - Course Instructors

Mike McGurn NAT Global Campus

Mike McGurn MSc

Mike McGurn is a renowned strength and conditioning coach who has worked at the highest level of international Rugby (St Helens, Ireland, All Blacks). In this course Mike presents injury avoidance and integrative exercise solutions for rehabilitation.

Stephanie Hnatiuk NAT Global Campus

Stephanie Hnatiuk BSc RD

Steph is a seasoned Registered Dietitian and Running Coach with over 10 years of experience working with elite athletes. In this course she'll enhance your understanding of nutrition's role in performance, health, and rehabilitation.

Bob MacAtee NAT Global Campus

Bob McAtee, SMT, BCTMB

Bob is a renowned massage therapist with a career spanning over four decades. He is also the author of two bestselling books on sports massage and facilitated stretching. In this course he teaches sports and orthopedic massage therapy.

Phillipa Butler NAT Global Campus

Phillipa Butler PT

Phillipa is an award winning teaching physiotherapist who combines her love of yoga and pilates by specialising in biomechanics and movement therapy. In this course Phillipa will take you through the biomechanics of the body.

NAT Global Campus

Dani Marks CPT

Dani is an experienced fitness coach, a former NCAA D1 and professional soccer player, and host of the TRS podcast. In this course Dani teaches rehabilitation exercises for common sports related injuries.

Rebecca Tyler NAT Global Campus

Rebecca Tyler OST SMT

Rebecca is a highly qualified Osteopath and sports massage therapist with over 13 years teaching experience. In this course she teaches how to integrate remedial cupping with sports massage.

Order by Phone

☎ usa toll free

1 800 741 5716


00 44 161 802 0161

Latest Customer Reviews