The main aim of this course is to enable learners to gain the practical and theoretical skills necessary to provide Therapy. It has been designed to provide learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work in an unsupervised capacity as a massage therapist, with non-pathological (non-injured) tissue. In this qualification learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of the theory underpinning the practice of remedial therapy, including functional anatomy and physiology, nutrition, classification of injuries and the stages of healing. It will also provide learners with the understanding, skills and techniques to plan, prepare for and apply a range of methods to uninjured clients. Learners will also develop the skills to evaluate massage strategies and methods to inform on future treatments.