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Health, Care, & Disability Support

Diploma of Remedial Massage

INTAKES

Monthly

NUMBER OF UNITS

21

DURATION

52 weeks

STUDY MODE

On-Campus & Online

INDUSTRY PLACEMENT

200 hours

ACADEMIC PATHWAYS

Available

DOMESTIC FEES

$5,000

COURSE / CRICOS CODES

HLT52015 | 094812G

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Yes

This course comprehensively prepares students to administer remedial massage to clients experiencing soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance and restrictions in range of motion.

About this Course:

 

NIET’s Diploma of Remedial Massage offers a formal national qualification recognised by the following major Massage & Myotherapy Australia approved associations – an important consideration for those seeking health fund criteria.
– Australian Natural Therapists Association (ANTA)
– Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS)

This course comprehensively prepares students to administer remedial massage to clients experiencing soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance and restrictions in range of motion.

Students will learn to establish and maintain client relationships, assess client needs, provide massage treatments, provide specialised remedial massage treatments, and manage legal and ethical compliance.

Elective units provide the opportunity to learn additional skills including the instructing exercise to young and old people, develop strength and conditioning programs, and adapt remedial massage practice for athletes.

This course has a minimum of 15 scheduled face-to-face contact hours on campus per week as well as 5 distance education hours per week. Total of 20 hours per week.

To graduate with a Diploma of Remedial Massage, students must have a record of having completed at least 200 practical hours as required by the massage associations.

NIET’s Diploma of Remedial Massage is recognised by the Australian Natural Therapists Association. Graduates of this course will be qualified to work as Remedial Massage Therapists and Clinic Supervisors, and to provide remedial massage treatments.

What You’ll Learn:

  • establish and maintain client relationships
  • assess client needs
  • provide massage treatments
  • provide specialised remedial massage treatments
  • manage legal and ethical compliance
  • the instructing exercise to young and old people (Elective units)
  • develop strength and conditioning programs (Elective units)
  • adapt remedial massage practice for athletes (Elective units)

Career Outcomes

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Course Details

CORE UNIT

Course Code
Course Name
CHCCOM006
Establish and manage client relationships
CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003
Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPRP003
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCPRP005
Engage with health professionals and the health system
HLTAAP003
Analyse and respond to client health information
HLTAID003
Provide first aid
HLTINF004
Manage the prevention and control of infection
HLTMSG001
Develop massage practice
HLTMSG002
Assess client massage needs
HLTMSG003
Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
HLTMSG004
Provide massage treatments
HLTMSG005
Provide remedial massage treatments
HLTMSG006
Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
HLTMSG008
Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
HLTWHS004
Manage work health and safety

ELECTIVE UNIT

Course Code
Course Name
BSBSMB404
Undertake small business planning
HLTAAP002
Confirm physical health status
CHCPOL003
Research and apply evidence to practice
HLTMSG007
Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
HLTREF002
Provide reflexology for relaxation

UNIVERSITY PATHWAYS

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TUITION FEES

Course NameCourse
Duration
Domestic
Base Rate
Campus
Availability
Intakes
Diploma of Remedial Massage52 weeks$5,000BNE HBTMonthly

Additional Fees:

Enrolment Fee: $200

Disclaimer:

NIET’s tuition fees vary based on a combination of residential status, location at the time of applying, campus capacity and other factors. Fee information provided for this course is therefore indicative and intended only as a guide. Specific tuition fees, terms and conditions will be provided via a formal Letter Of Offer issued to successful applicants. Should you wish to discuss tuition fees, please Contact Us or alternatively, you may Apply Now and our Admissions Team will respond with a formal Letter of Offer should your application be successful.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The training package does not have any entry requirement, but NIET’s specific course entry requirements are:

Education

  • Australian Year 11 high school certificate or equivalent; or
    Pass NIET entry test
    Basic computer skills

English

  • IELTS score of 4.5 or equivalent
    Pass NIET LLN test

COURSE SCHEDULE

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DISCLAIMER:

NIET’s course intake dates and training schedules vary according to student numbers, trainer availability and other of factors. Schedule information provided for this course is therefore indicative and intended only as a guide. Specific class schedules and access to the online learning portal will be provided upon commencement. Should you wish to discuss training schedules in more detail prior to applying, please Contact Us.

Why study with ?

Very Affordable.

Our low fees are designed to make education accessible to all students, and we provide a range of funding options, and customised payment schedules.

Lots of Pathway Options.

We offer more than 200 different package and pathway options to award-winning Australian universities, like Griffith and UTAS.

Accessible Entry Requirements.

Our college caters to learners of all academic backgrounds and English levels, with a huge range of free study support and tutoring options.

Just the education you need.

Our hyper-focused training programmes are designed to get students out into industry, with exactly the skills that industry demand.

How do I apply?

Our application process is free, easy & there’s no obligation.

1

Submit an Application

It’s free, takes around 5 minutes, and helps our team make sure you’re eligible. If you have any questions, for example around how to pay, funding, schedule, placement etc, ask them at the same time.

2

Accept your letter of offer

Our team will send you a letter of offer for you to accept. Send it back, pay your enrolment fee, then our incredible Admissions team will send you an onboarding pack, and schedule in your classes. Welcome onboard!

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