Diploma of Remedial Massage
Available only in Hobart, Tasmania Campus.
This course reflects the role and ensures you are well developed into a complete massage therapist, in a wide range of areas.
Our program allows students who graduate to become a qualified remedial massage therapists who can expertise in soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM). YOu can be either self-employed or work within a larger health service.
After completing the HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage, students may articulate to continue their studies in VET Graduate Certificate or Bachelor Degree programs offered by Australian Higher Education providers.
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
Qualified remedial massage therapists
Delivery And Assessments
This program (HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage) is delivered in an institution-based environment with face-to-face delivery. The mode of training is highly practical with a combination of practical projects, practical tasks, case study, tutorials, group activities and theory-based documents.
Duration: 40 Tuition Weeks. (52 Weeks Include Break)
The course consists of 21 units and is clustered into 4 groups in order to be delivered within 4 terms of full-time study load. The term duration is 10 weeks. Please refer to the unit description on https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/HLT52015
Criteria: 21 units must be successfully completed
|HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
Criteria: 21 units must be successfully completed including 16 core units and 5 elective units
|Unit||Unit Code||Competency Unit Name|
|Core||HLTMSG002||Assess client massage needs|
|Core||HLTMSG004||Provide massage treatments|
|Core||CHCCOM006||Establish and manage client relationships|
|Elective||BSBMED303||Maintain patient records|
|Elective||HLTAAP002||Confirm physical health status|
|Core||HLTAAP003||Analyse and respond to client health information|
|Core||HLTWHS004||Manage work health and safety|
|Core||HLTINF004||Manage the prevention and control of infection|
|Core||HLTMSG001||Develop massage practice|
|Core||CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|Core||CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|Core||CHCPRP005||Engage with health professionals and the health system|
|Core||HLTMSG003||Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments|
|Core||HLTMSG005||Provide remedial massage treatments|
|Core||HLTMSG006||Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs|
|Core||HLTMSG008||Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments|
|Elective||BSBESB401||Research and develop business plans|
|Elective||BSBESB406||Establish operational strategies and procedures for new business ventures|
|Core||CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance|
|Elective||CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships|
|Core||HLTAID011||Provide first aid|
|Total of study week is 40 weeks (exclude break)|