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Diploma of Remedial Massage

HLT52015

  • Take the next step in your career & learn advanced massage techniques with a Diploma of Remedial Massage (HLT52015)
  • Gain the minimum qualification you’ll need to work as a Remedial Massage Therapist
  • Study now & pay for the course later via government loan

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At a glance

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Provider

Australasian College of Natural Therapies (ACNT) (RTO 0269)
Career Opportunities
Recognition

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
Recognised by the Australian Traditional Medicine Society, Association of Massage Therapists & Australian Association of Massage Therapists.

Prerequisites

If you pay using VET FEE-HELP you need to provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy test.

Location

NSW - Sydney

QLD - Brisbane

Work placement

200 hours

Course length
Full-time: 1 year | Part-time: 2 years
Study mode

Blended

Assessment
Written & practical assignments, clinical training
Start date

Six start dates per year. 

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Provider
Australasian College of Natural Therapies (ACNT) (RTO 0269)
Payment options

Study now pay later – VET FEE-HELP

Upfront payment

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Price
The total cost varies depending on the payment option
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Prerequisites

  • If you are under the age of 18 at course commencement you will require an interview to assess your suitability for the course 

If you pay for the course using a VET FEE-HELP government loan, you need to:

  • provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (from an Australian agency), OR
  • successfully complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) test.

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • advanced massage techniques including deep tissue massage
  • myofascial release, lymphatic drainage techniques, trigger points
  • reflexology and sports/athlete's massage
  • symptomatology and diagnosis
  • clinic management
  • aging and chronic disease management
  • pathology

Practical experience

This course includes over 200 hours of practical experience in a clinic or professional practice.

This industry experience gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

Course structure

11 units

Core units

  1. First aid

  2. Ethical practice & small business planning

  3. Ageing & chronic disease management

  4. Massage assessment techniques

  5. Massage treatment techniques

  6. Musculoskeletal assessment

  7. Remedial massage techniques

  8. Research & evidence based practice

  9. Professional practice

  10. Pathology

  11. Specialised massage techniques

Support and delivery

When you study with the Australasian College of Natural Therapies, you will have access to:

  • the online campus portal for course materials and resources
  • teachers who are experienced academics and industry practitioners
  • students services for academic and administrative enquiries
  • free of charge counselling
  • guidance and academic support via program managers
  • study support for students new to higher education, covering study basics and academic skills
  • a pre-trimester workshop for new students who haven’t studied science before

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. Study now pay later – VET FEE-HELP

If you are eligible, you can pay for this course through the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP loan scheme.

This means you don’t need to pay upfront for the course if you:

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

Have a question or ready to enrol?

Our Learning Consultants can:
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  • icon enquiry 2Give advice on job outcomes
  • icon enquiry 3Explain finance options and help you enrol
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