This qualification reflects the role of Remedial Massage Therapists who work with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restriction in ROM (Range of motion). Study units include First Aid, Aromatherapy and Reflexology. Students who successful complete this qualification will be able to apply individually to Australian Health Funds to enable their clients to receive health rebates.
21 Units of Competency are required for award of this qualifications consisting of 16 Core Units and 5 Elective units. Students must have also completed a minimum of 200 hours of Student Clinic/Work Placement.
CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
HLTMSG001 Develop massage practice
HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments
HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
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
HLTMSG003 Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
HLTMSG005 Provide remedial massage treatments
HLTMSG006 Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
HLTMSG008 Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
HLTMSG007 Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
BSMED301 Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately
HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
BSBSMB405 Monitor and manage small business operations
- Minimum 18 year of age
- IELTS score of 5.5 (Academic) or equivalent
English Testing is available on campus at no cost. Contact us to make an appointment.
Graduating HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage students have a range of clinic environments and which may include employment or self employment as a
- Remedial Massage Therapist
- Sport Therapist
- Clinic Supervisor
- Clinic Manager
- $13,200 ($2,200 per term) +
- $500 Resource Fee +
- $200 Application Fee (One off & non refundable)
- 28th Jan
- 20th Apr
- 13th July
- 5th Oct
Contact us for further dates.
Student who successfully completed the HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage qualification may be able to continue their studies with HLT52015 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy 22316VIC Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy and Bachelor of Health Science. More information about pathways to university, please contact Student Support.
- Check whether you meet the entry requirements for the course.
- Choose your intake preference
- Complete the International Student Application Form (Ensure you include all required documentation)
- Submit your application – 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 Immigration & Boarder Protection website www.border.gov.au