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First aid and massage short courses in Melbourne

We offer a range of first aid courses and massage therapy courses so you can upskill, become a qualified practitioner, or simply grow your knowledge in a fun and supportive environment. Our courses provide both theoretical knowledge and practical, hands-on training.

First Aid Short Courses

This short CPR course provides students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies.This 4 hour short course is taught as part of HLTAID003 Provide First Aid.

Previously known as Apply First Aid or Senior First Aid, this course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to provide first aid response in a range of situations including life support, management of a causality/s and other first aid emergencies. This course is suitable for participants that require First Aid certification in the workplace or as a requirement for an association or whole qualification.

Massage Short Courses

Aromatherapy (Essential Oil Therapy) is a caring hands-on therapy which seeks to induce relaxation, increase energy and promote health and wellness through a reduction of stress. Participants have two levels of knowledge available for learning.

Aromatherapy is the introduction to the philosophy and practical applications of basic aromatherapy.  Aromatherapy is constructed on the use of botanically derived essential oils which are known for their agreeable aromas, their cosmetic values and their ability to stimulate the body’s self-healing processes.  This course aims to introduce you to the safe practices of basic aromatherapy, understanding the professional responsibilities of practice, and of course the essential oil profiles.

Level 1 includes the profiles of 6 essential oils that are therapeutically designed to promote or induce relaxation.  You will develop your knowledge base and understanding of the essential oil character profiles of

• Lavender   • Chamomile  • Melissa    • Rose    • Sweet Orange     • Ylang Ylang

Level 2 includes the profiles of 6 essential oils that are therapeutically designed to promote reduction of muscle pain or Analgesia.  You will develop your knowledge base and understanding of the essential oil character profiles of

•Lavender, Chamomile, Rose     • Rosemary    • Black Pepper   • Ginger  • Peppermint          • Eucalyptus

Cupping Therapy is an Ancient Oriental form of Chinese medicine, used to promote the circulation of chi or energy.  Cup applies a local suction created on the skin, this is used to mobilize blood flow in order to support detoxification, promote healing and enhance general wellbeing.  Cupping may be used to treat muscle tension and pain, inflammation and injury.  The aim of the cupping workshop is to introduce Oriental and Myofascial cupping techniques to incorporate with your remedial treatment.

Pre-requisites: Diploma of Remedial Massage / Anatomy Entrance Exam

Myofascial Dry Needling is based on the foundations of Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy.  It is an advanced technique that targets the muscle fascia with the penetration of a delicate, sterile, solid filament dry needle into the trigger point.  This technique, applied during the course of a massage treatment, aims to deactivate the trigger point and achieve a therapeutic outcome.

Swedish oil massage is a form of Relaxation techniques, and is all about relaxing. It focuses on giving the client time to recover from the stresses of daily life. This  2 day beginner short course will teach you the fundamental techniques of Swedish Oil which involve gliding and deep relaxing pressure.

To find out more about our first aid courses and massage courses in Melbourne, browse the course information above or get in touch by enquiring below.