Remedial Massage Therapist
- Course Name
- Remedial Massage Therapist
- Qualification Outcome
- HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
- Study Mode
- On Campus
The Institute’s Diploma of Remedial Massage is one of a kind, giving graduates the opportunity to work as a Remedial Massage Therapist across a range of industries from professional sport to rehabilitation.
The Remedial Massage Therapy course is the only massage qualification to include an Institute Sports Trainer certification. It will enable students to manage sporting injuries, conduct sports taping and safely transport injured athletes.
As part of this course, students will also become an Institute Certified Functional Movement Therapist, learning how to identify, diagnose and treat movement-based dysfunction and prevent potential and recurring injuries.
This course not only gives students the qualification to practice as a Massage Therapist, but also the skills to thrive in the industry, setting them up with business skills, registration, an ABN and payment methods.
Who Should Attend?
- Those with an interest in furthering their massage skills and knowledge base
- Those interested the best course to prepare them in working with professional sports teams
- Those interested working alongside allied health professionals
- Those with an eagerness to work with everyday clients on rehabilitation, injury prevention and corrective exercise
Why Should I Do The Course?
The demand for professionally trained and highly skilled Remedial Massage Therapists has never been greater, with manual therapy widely accepted and endorsed as a professional modality among Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors.
Many of our graduates have been successful in attaining positions with professional sporting teams such as the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the West Coast Eagles, as well as in gyms like Fitness First.
All of our highly trained Coaches maintain active practice in the massage industry, with many experienced in working with professional sports teams, while others have vital on-the-job experience gained at gyms, naturopathy clinics and health centres, as well as working with special needs' clients.
All our dedicated Coaches are multi skilled across both physical and manual therapies and, through their passion for teaching, will ensure that every student receives the practical hands-on experience they need to be ‘job-ready’.
Fees: The Australian Institute of Fitness offer a number of investment options to get started in the Remedial Massage Therapist program. For details about your payment options, please contact us. The full tuition fee for the HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage is $14990, which includes all required textbooks and your campus uniform.
Incidental fees may apply if you request additional training and/or assessments other than the scheduled program, or request re-purchase of textbooks or uniform, or re-prints of your certificates.
The Australian Institute of Fitness’ Diploma of Remedial Massage HLT52015 is VET student loan approved, however please note that VET student loans will not be approved for students who do not meet the eligibility requirements.
A VET student loan gives rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt due to the Commonwealth until it it repaid.
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"I loved the massage course; we got straight into providing massages, gaining so much practical experience."
Institute graduate, Personal Trainer and Massage Therapist
Remedial Massage Therapist
To be eligible for this course, students must have an interest in massage, be over 18 years of age, have a computer and internet access, and meet The Institute’s acceptance criteria.
Training and Assessment
Developed to offer each student a comprehensive understanding in the fundamentals of remedial massage, this course consists of over 150 delivery sessions, with assessment challenges to ensure students are industry-ready.
AREAS COVERED IN THIS COURSE
- Sports injury management including taping
- Musculoskeletal dysfunctions
- Injury prevention
- Remedial massage techniques
- Working with athletes and sports teams
- Working with the general public and everyday gym-goer
- Running a massage business
Units of Competency
Diploma of Remedial Massage (HLT52015)Print Table
|Competency Code||Competency Title||Training Package|
|CHCCOM006||Establish and manage client relationships||Community Services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||Community Services|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance||Community Services|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid||Health|
|HLTINF004||Manage the prevention and control of infection||Health|
|HLTMSG001||Develop massage practice||Health|
|HLTMSG002||Assess client massage needs||Health|
|HLTMSG004||Provide massage treatments||Health|
|HLTWHS004||Manage work health and safety||Health|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice||Community Services|
|CHCPRP005||Engage with health professionals and the health system||Community Services|
|HLTAAP003||Analyse and respond to client health information||Health|
|HLTMSG003||Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments||Health|
|HLTMSG006||Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs||Health|
|HLTMSG008||Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments||Health|
|HLTMSG005||Provide remedial massage treatments||Health|
|HLTMSG007||Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes||Health|
|SISSSPT307A||Conduct advanced taping||Sport, Fitness and Recreation|
|SISFFIT526A||Deliver prescribed exercise to clients with musculoskeletal conditions||Sport, Fitness and Recreation|
|BSBSMB403||Market the small business||Business Services|
|BSBSLS408||Present, secure and support sales solutions||Business Services|