- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Study mode
- On Campus
- 18 Months
- Starting Date
- July 2019
A Diploma of Remedial Massage will give you the specialist skills and knowledge to turn your passion into a thriving career. As a remedial massage therapist, you’ll work with clients who suffer from soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance, or restrictions in their range of motion. Learn what it takes to become a self-employed massage therapist or focus your skills within a larger healthcare provider where you will assess and treat a wide range of patients. Open new and exciting pathways with a Diploma of Remedial Massage.
TimesClasses run Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Firdays 9am to 3pm
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Diploma of Remedial Massage.
After completing this course, student will be able to either work for themselves or in a health team environment. Have the ability to have health rebate for health providers and work in conjunction with other health care professionals.
Opportunities for Further Study
Students may look at further options at a University level, Myotherapy, Kinesiology, Physiotherapy, Osteotherapy.
Mandatory entry requirements
- Minimum age 18 years of age
Recommended entry requirements
- Minimum 18 years of age
- Must have a current Working with children's check and police check
Participants will need access to a computer and an internet connection
VET Student LoansVET Student Loans are available to assist eligible students studying higher level vocational education and training (VET) qualifications to pay their tuition fees. Higher level VET qualifications are at those at a Diploma level and above. VET Student loans are capped at a maximum for each approved course of study and the amount of the loan cannot be greater than your remaining FEE-HELP balance. If eligible for a student loan, you can access up to $10150 to help cover the tuition fees for this course. For more information about VET Student Loans and eligibility requirements, please click here.
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Specialist Course Information
PlacementStudents undertake a minimum of 200hrs of practical assessment, this is undertaken on campus under the supervision of the teacher in both a learning environment and also a simulated clinic set-up.
Placement is arranged by: Institute
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
|HLTARO001 Develop aromatherapy practice|
|HLTAID003 Provide first aid|
|HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation|
|HLTMSG008 Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments|
|HLTMSG007 Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes|
|HLTMSG006 Adapt remedial massage treatments to meet specific needs|
|HLTMSG005 Provide remedial massage treatments|
|HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments|
|HLTMSG003 Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments|
|HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs|
|HLTMSG001 Develop massage practice|
|HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection|
|HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information|
|HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status|
|CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system|
|CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance|
|CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people|
|CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships|
|BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning|
Practical assessments, written assessments, assignments