REPs Myofascial Release Course

Learn Advanced Myofascial Release Techniques for Soft-Tissue Therapists

CPD Sports Massage & Fitness Course: Myofascial Release

The use of Myofascial Release as a form of sports massage therapy has boomed in recent years and is an extremely effective method of releasing both pain and tension in the muscles. The myofascial release course is ideal for both sports massage and fitness professionals and is an essential tool to expanding your existing business and knowledge within injury rehabilitation. 

OriGym's myofascial release massage course is Internationally recognised and endorsed by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) and can be studied around your existing timetable and client base. You will learn online via our multi-award nominated training platform using online lectures, videos and interactive e-learning.

Course Type:

CPD Short Course

Course Length:

2 Weeks (Average)



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OriGym's myofascial release online course is an all-encompassing qualification that will teach you the key role of fascia, methods of how to achieve myofascial release and advanced techniques for different aspects of the body, including skin rolling, sacral and cranial release.

Stand out from other fitness professionals and therapists by adding this key skill to your existing knowledge base and business. You will get 7 days per week tutor support from our qualified team of therapists and teachers to help you along the way, so what are you waiting for, drop us an enquiry below and start your journey to becoming a Myofascial Release specialist today.

Course Length: Start the same day you enrol (2 weeks average)
Entry Requirements: Level 2 Gym Instructor or Level 3 sports massage diploma Students must also be aged 16+.
Accreditations: Our CPD courses are accredited by REPS, CIMSPA and PD Approval.
Cost: £129 per course, or buy six for £488.

OriGym is proud to qualify over 9,000 fitness professionals each year, more than any other company. We also successfully place over 80% of students in job roles right after qualifying; that is the highest rate in the industry.

We are also ISO9001 certified and are one of only a handful of providers to hold this worldwide certificate of excellence.

We are official partners with the Ministry of Defence, we run courses for QMU University, and also run the Academy for Sports Direct & JD Gyms, and are proud partners of over 200 fitness brands worldwide.

We were nominated by the Active Training Awards, the biggest awards ceremony in the UK, for ‘most innovative training provider of the year’ and ‘training provider of the year’ for two years running.

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Absolutely! We have centres that accommodate for the physically impaired, which are fully equipped with lifts, ramps and disabled toilets. We have had dozens of physically impaired individuals complete our course and go on to be very successful personal trainers within the industry.

Submit us an enquiry detailing your disability and we can assess your suitability to undergoing this form of training. 

All of our CPD fitness courses are endorsed and accredited by REPS (Register of Exercise Professionals), CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity), and PD Approval.

With this qualification, no practical assessment is required. Myofascial Release Course is online and can be completed from anywhere and against your schedule. You will complete modules via our interactive e-learning and then tackle quizzes and submit mini-assignments. 


This course applies to both fitness professionals holding a Level 2 Fitness instructing qualification and those holding a valid sports massage diploma at Level 3 or above.

This course takes around 12 hours of dedicated study time which you can complete at a time and speed suitable to yourself.

This online course will provide you with the information needed to safely integrate techniques for Self-Myofascial Release treatment with your clients. By the end of the course, you will be able to understand the concept of Self-Myofascial Release and the role of fascia within the body, the reasons why it becomes tight and understanding the concept of trigger points. You will also gain an understanding of what happens during SMR within the tissue fibres. Furthermore, you will be able to identify suitable equipment to use and know how to perform SMR on various muscles within the body. And finally, you will be able to recognise some of the contraindications that would prevent a person from undertaking SMR. 


  • An Introduction to Self-Myofascial Release
  • Self-Myofascial Release for the Lower Body
  • Self-Myofascial Release for the Upper Body
  • What Else Can Foam Rollers Be Used For?


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Our CPD courses are accredited by REPS, CIMSPA and PD Approval, earning points towards your professional membership.

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  • Sport Direct Fitness

Available Packages

Advanced Fitness CPD Bundle

  • Kettlebells CPD
  • Suspension Training CPD
  • Circuits CPD
  • Group Training CPD
  • Boxing & Pad Work CPD
  • Strength & Conditioning CPD
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
  • Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training
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  • Suspension Training CPD
  • Kettlebells CPD
  • Boxing & Pad Work CPD
  • Circuits CPD
  • Group Training CPD
  • Strength & Conditioning CPD
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If you buy 3 sports massage CPDs, you will get one absolutely FREE.

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