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Diploma of Remedial Massage

National ID: HLT52015 | State ID: AWI6

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 2
Do you want a career in body therapies? Are you interested in learning different massage techniques? 
This qualification will teach you how to manipulate the soft tissue, ligaments, muscle, fascia and tendons for the treatment of muscular dysfunction. Therapeutic massage is increasingly becoming a part of our fast paced lives and the need for skilled practitioners is growing with it. During this qualification you will be required to conduct and complete a large number of massages in our on-campus clinic, which is open to the public. This on-the-job experience will give you relevant skills and prepare you for a career in remedial massage upon completion of your Diploma.  Practical massage skills are put to the test via hands-on demonstrations and remedial massage treatments. You will gain skills as a Remedial massage therapist including; a range of movement techniques, manual lymphatic drainage massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, hot stone massage, and G5 mechanical massage.
Additional Resources
Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.
Important Information
Intake for this course is every 18 months. The next intake for this course is scheduled for Semester 2, 2017 pending enrolment numbers.
VET Student Loan : This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

You can work as a Remedial Massage Therapist within; a clinic, your own clinic, an aged care facility, a health service, a spa facility, a palliative care facility and a hospital.

Further study opportunities:

University

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Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

Full-time over 3 Semesters.  Intake occurs every 18 months.

HowFace To Face (Class Room)
Full-Time
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Adapt remedial massage treatments to meet specific needsHLTMSG006AVA17
Analyse and respond to client health informationHLTAAP003AVB17
Assess client massage needsHLTMSG002AVA22
Develop massage practiceHLTMSG001AVA23
Engage with health professionals and the health systemCHCPRP005AVB45
Establish and manage client relationshipsCHCCOM006AVC28
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Manage the prevention and control of infectionHLTINF004AVA30
Manage work health and safetyHLTWHS004WG741
Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatmentsHLTMSG008AVA16
Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessmentsHLTMSG003AVA20
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide massage treatmentsHLTMSG004AVA21
Provide remedial massage treatmentsHLTMSG005AVA18
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units - Business Management
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Undertake small business planningBSBSMB404AUH57
3 Other Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Address the needs of people with chronic diseaseCHCCCS001AVC76
Interpret and use information about nutrition and dietHLTHPS010AVA33
Provide reflexology for relaxationHLTREF002AUZ85
4 Imported units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide stone therapy massagesSHBBSPA003AVG58
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

Full-time over 3 Semesters.  Intake occurs every 18 months.

HowFace To Face (Class Room)
Full-Time
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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You can work as a Remedial Massage Therapist within; a clinic, your own clinic, an aged care facility, a health service, a spa facility, a palliative care facility and a hospital.

Further study opportunities:

University

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Adapt remedial massage treatments to meet specific needsHLTMSG006AVA17
Analyse and respond to client health informationHLTAAP003AVB17
Assess client massage needsHLTMSG002AVA22
Develop massage practiceHLTMSG001AVA23
Engage with health professionals and the health systemCHCPRP005AVB45
Establish and manage client relationshipsCHCCOM006AVC28
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Manage the prevention and control of infectionHLTINF004AVA30
Manage work health and safetyHLTWHS004WG741
Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatmentsHLTMSG008AVA16
Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessmentsHLTMSG003AVA20
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide massage treatmentsHLTMSG004AVA21
Provide remedial massage treatmentsHLTMSG005AVA18
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units - Business Management
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Undertake small business planningBSBSMB404AUH57
3 Other Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Address the needs of people with chronic diseaseCHCCCS001AVC76
Interpret and use information about nutrition and dietHLTHPS010AVA33
Provide reflexology for relaxationHLTREF002AUZ85
4 Imported units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Provide stone therapy massagesSHBBSPA003AVG58
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Central Regional TAFE is committed to ensuring that all international students have an enjoyable experience studying in Australia. Students are supported by a dedicated Client Services staff who provide personal counselling, course advice, student support and many other services.

Fees, applications and enrolments for International Students are different to those for local students. International students must be enrolled in full time study on campus.

For more information about courses, enrolment and course fees for international students:

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Department of Training and Workforce Development - Customer Service Centre
Level 7, 3 Forrest Place, Perth WA 6000
Tel: +61 8 9218 2100
Fax: +61 8 9218 2160
Email: study.eti@det.wa.edu.au
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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