When you’ve graduated with a Diploma in Therapeutic and Sport Massage you’ll be qualified to work with people to soothe their tired and aching bodies, help maintain their level of wellbeing, and keep them in optimum fitness.
During this massage course you’ll also learn how the human body is structured and how it functions. You’ll find out how to bring pain relief, reduce stress, rehabilitate injuries or simply relax your clients.
Philip Shambrook, Bachelor of Recreation & Sport Graduate
Graduating at this year's graduation ceremony with a Bachelor of Recreation and Sport, EIT valedictorian Philip Shambrook is passionately committed to lifelong learning.
Formerly from the UK, Philip and his wife Louise met as officers in the Royal Air Force, which put him through his engineering degree. He also gained an MBA from the Open University before the couple, leaving the services, travelled the world for three years on a tandem bicycle.
Lee-Anne is the Assistant Head of School and a lecturer within the Sport and Recreation degree and Masters in Health Science. Lee-Anne is also a qualified physiotherapist who has worked both in New Zealand and the United Kingdom primarily in musculoskeletal rehabilitation.
Services to the Public
EIT Sport Science Services at Pettigrew Green Arena offers a range of testing and training services for all athletes to enhance their training and performance.
All Staff are highly qualified & experienced in their field of interest. They are closely linked with New Zealand Academy of Sport and work with athletes from novice to elite.
Practical studies take place in the new multi-million dollar Pettigrew Green Arena Hawke’s Bay. These facilities include three squash courts, an exercise science laboratory, an aerobics-fitness room, a theatre for lectures and presentations for up to 80 people, changing rooms, consulting rooms, office and administration area, and a massage room.
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