HLT42021 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

Duration 38 weeks - 3 x 10 week terms + holidays
Delivery mode Face to Face
Assessment Methods Various written assessments, projects, case studies and observations
International course Yes - International student are still eligible to study this course. (CRICOS course code 090003G)
+Course Overview

This qualification is designed for complete beginners in massage and reflects the role of massage therapists who provide general health maintenance treatments. Study units include First Aid, Reflexology and Aromatherapy. For Students wanting to continue study after successful completion of this qualification can apply for course credit for the HLT52021 Diploma of Remedial Massage.

Clinical Requirements

Students enrolled in HLT42021 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy are required to complete a minimum of 80 hours practical experience in MTI’s fully supervised Student Massage Clinic involving at least 40 massage treatment sessions including assessment on both male and female clients from different stages of life with varied presentations

+Units of Competency

13 Units of Competency are required for award of this qualifications consisting of 10 Core Units and 3 Elective units. Students must have also completed 80 hours of Work Placement.

Core Units

CHCCOM006   Establish and manage client relationships
CHCDIV001     Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003    Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTAAP002    Confirm physical health status
HLTINF004     Manage the prevention and control of infection
HLTMSG009   Develop massage practice
HLTMSG010    Assess client massage needs
HLTMSG011    Provide massage treatments
HLTMSG012    Apply relaxation massage clinical practice
HLTWHS004   Manage work health and safety

Elective Units

BSBESB401      Research and develop business plans
CHCPRP005    Engage with health professionals and the health system
HLTAID011      Provide first aid

*Elective units have been selected by the college in consultation with industry experts

Training Product Status: Current

Training Product Release Date:   15 Dec 2022


+Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 year of age
  • Successful completion of Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment conducted by the college


+Career Outcomes

  • Massage Therapist
  • Assistant Massage Therapist
  • Massage Therapy Practitioner


+Tuition Fees

  • TBA

Please contact our MTI team for current promotions studentsupport@mti.vic.edu.au


+Intake Dates

  • 9th Oct 23
  • 29th Jan 24

Contact us for further dates.

+How to Apply

  • Check you meet the entry requirements for the course.
  • Choose your intake preference
  • Complete an Enrolment Form-Domestic Student (Ensure you include all required documentation)
  • Submit your Enrolment Form – Apply online or visit our campus.
  • Receive your Letter of Offer from MTI
  • Accept the Letter of Offer and pay tuition fees
  • Receive your confirmation of enrolment email.
  • Commence your course.

+Course Overview

This qualification is designed for complete beginners in massage and reflects the role of massage therapists who provide general health maintenance treatments. Study units include First Aid, Reflexology and Aromatherapy. For Students wanting to continue study after successful completion of this qualification can apply for course credit for the HLT52021 Diploma of Remedial Massage.

Clinical Requirements

Students enrolled in HLT42021 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy are required to complete a minimum of 80 hours practical experience in MTI’s fully supervised Student Massage Clinic involving at least 40 massage treatment sessions including assessment on both male and female clients from different stages of life with varied presentations


+Units of Competency

13 Units of Competency are required for award of this qualifications consisting of 10 Core Units and 3 Elective units. Students must have also completed 80 hours of Student Clinic work.

Core Units

CHCCOM006    Establish and manage client relationships
CHCDIV001      Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003     Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTAAP002     Confirm physical health status
HLTINF004      Manage the prevention and control of infection
HLTMSG009    Develop massage practice
HLTMSG010     Assess client massage needs
HLTMSG011     Provide massage treatments
HLTMSG012    Apply relaxation massage clinical practice
HLTWHS004   Manage work health and safety

Elective Units

BSBESB401      Research and develop business plans
CHCPRP005    Engage with health professionals and the health system
HLTAID011      Provide First Aid

*Elective units have been selected by the college in consultation with industry experts

Training Product Status: Current

Training Product Release Date:   15 Dec 2022

 


+Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 year of age
  • IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent
  • A minimum of Australian Year 12 or equivalent


+Career Outcomes

  • Massage Therapist
  • Assistant Massage Therapist
  • Massage Therapy Practitioner


+Tuition Fees

  • TBA

Please contact our MTI team for current promotions studentsupport@mti.vic.edu.au


+Intake Dates

  • 9th Oct 23
  • 29th Jan 24

+How to Apply

      • Check you meet the entry requirements for the course.
      • Choose your intake preference
      • Complete an Enrolment Form-International Student (Ensure you include all required documentation)
      • Submit your Enrolment Form – Apply online or visit our campus.
      • Receive your Letter of Offer from MTI
      • Accept the Letter of Offer and pay tuition fees
      • Receive your CoE (Confirmation of Enrolment)
      • Apply for your student visa.

For information about applying for your student visa, please visit the Australia Department of Home Affairs (DHA) www.homeaffairs.gov.au