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DIPLOMA OF REMEDIAL MASSAGE

National ID: HLT52015 | State ID: AWI6

 

Want a hands-on career?

When you complete the Diploma of Remedial Massage you could become a remedial massage therapist who works with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM). Remedial Massage Therapists may be self-employed or work within a larger health service.

In this qualification students will conduct and complete different types of massage, and work on a variety of community clients within the massage industry. You will also take part in the South Metropolitan TAFE student massage clinic where you will apply your knowledge and treatment skills and meet the 200 hours of supervised practice. Students will have the opportunity to participate in elite sporting events where sports massage treatments apply.

On completion you will be eligible to apply for a private health care provider number through nationally accredited massage associations. This gives your clients the ability to claim their massage treatment through their private health cover.

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Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a remedial massage therapist, either as a sole practitioner or with other health professionals such as physiotherapists.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Duration Two semesters
HowFull Time (On Campus)
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

View our 2017 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Units

Other Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Adapt remedial massage practice for athletesHLTMSG007AVA19
Address the needs of people with chronic diseaseCHCCCS001AVC76
Provide reflexology for relaxationHLTREF002AUZ85
1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Adapt remedial massage treatments to meet specific needsHLTMSG006AVA17
Analyse and respond to client health informationHLTAAP003AVB17
Assess client massage needsHLTMSG002AVA22
Develop massage practiceHLTMSG001AVA23
Engage with health professionals and the health systemCHCPRP005AVB45
Establish and manage client relationshipsCHCCOM006AVC28
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Manage the prevention and control of infectionHLTINF004AVA30
Manage work health and safetyHLTWHS004WG741
Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatmentsHLTMSG008AVA16
Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessmentsHLTMSG003AVA20
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide massage treatmentsHLTMSG004AVA21
Provide remedial massage treatmentsHLTMSG005AVA18
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Elective Units - Business Management
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Market the small businessBSBSMB403AUL85
Undertake small business planningBSBSMB404AUH57
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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