TAFE Queensland Brisbane

Diploma of Remedial Massage

HLT52015

Bracken Ridge, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Maroochydore

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.

  • $12,990*

    + $100 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bracken Ridge

    • TBA

    • Full time (50 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (50 weeks)

  • Brisbane

    • TBA

    • Full time (50 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (50 weeks)

  • Gold Coast

    • TBA

    • Full time (50 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (50 weeks)

  • Maroochydore

    • TBA

    • Full time (50 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (50 weeks)

*Verified June 27, 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
18 years old, Year 12

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

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 TAFE Queensland Brisbane, 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.

  • Undertake business planning
    BSBSBM404A

  • Apply concepts of human psychology to facilitate involvement in leisure programs
    CHCLAH009

  • Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet
    HLTHPS010

  • Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
    HLTMSG007

  • Provide reflexology for relaxation
    HLTREF002

  • Implement injury prevention strategies
    SISFFIT031

  • Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
    SISSSTC301A

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland Brisbane is where over 40,000 local and international students get their world-class education and training each year. Practical, hands-on classes combined with state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built learning areas make us a standout amongst.

Registered
1998
Courses
944
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions