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)
Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
Manage work health and safety
Undertake small business planning
Confirm physical health status
Research and apply evidence to practice
Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
Provide reflexology for relaxation
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Diploma of Remedial Massage
Enrolment Fee: $200
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.
The training package does not have any entry requirement, but NIET’s specific course entry requirements are:
Australian Year 11 high school certificate or equivalent; or Pass NIET entry test Basic computer skills
IELTS score of 4.5 or equivalent Pass NIET LLN test
Brisbane Indicative Schedule
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.
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