South Western Sydney Institute

Diploma of Remedial Massage

HLT52015

Macquarie Fields

This qualification equips you to work as a remedial massage practitioner or therapist, providing care through massage to clients who are in rehabilitation or who have specific needs.

  • $4,420*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Macquarie Fields

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 months)

*Verified February 10, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
200 hours

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Massage Therapist
  • Remedial Massage Therapist

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Remedial Massage with South Western Sydney Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 21 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

16 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Establish and manage client relationships
    CHCCOM006

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCLEG003

  • Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCPRP003

  • Engage with health professionals and the health system
    CHCPRP005

  • Analyse and respond to client health information
    HLTAAP003

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

  • Manage the prevention and control of infection
    HLTINF004

  • Develop massage practice
    HLTMSG001

  • Assess client massage needs
    HLTMSG002

  • Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
    HLTMSG003

  • Provide massage treatments
    HLTMSG004

  • Provide remedial massage treatments
    HLTMSG005

  • Adapt remedial massage treatments to meet specific needs
    HLTMSG006

  • Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
    HLTMSG008

  • Manage work health and safety
    HLTWHS004

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Market the small business
    BSBSMB403

  • Undertake small business planning
    BSBSMB404

  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
    CHCAGE001

  • Visit client residence
    CHCCCS027

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

  • Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet
    HLTHPS010

  • Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
    HLTMSG007

  • Implement injury prevention strategies
    SISFFIT031

  • Conduct advanced taping
    SISSSPT307A

Course Provider

South Western Sydney Institute was named national and New South Wales Large Training Provider of the Year, in 2013.

TAFE SWSi has nine colleges plus specialist training centres and covers the areas of Campbelltown, Parramatta and the semi-rural area of Wollondilly.

Registered
1999
Courses
674
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions