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HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

IntakeCampusStandard DurationApprenticeship DurationTraineeship Duration
2019 FebruaryEast Geelong CampusFull-time: 1 year
2019 JulyWatton Street, WerribeeFull-time: 1 year

Intakes

East Geelong Campus: February | Werribee Campus: July

Course Duration

1 year

Cricos Code

092902M

Course Description

Are you looking to develop a career as an unsupervised remedial massage therapist? This massage course will give you comprehensive skills and knowledge to develop your career and register with the peak industry association. Remedial massage includes sport, postural, therapeutic, relaxation and remedial techniques. You will gain theoretical and practical massage training to plan, apply and assess soft tissue massage techniques for the healthcare and allied industries. The course covers, human anatomy and physiology, massage theory and practic, medical terminology, business practice and client communication, and working safely and ethically in healthcare and wellness environments.

Work placement/industry experience

  • The Gordon runs a supervised student clinic, where you will practice your skills throughout the year. 
  • You may also have the opportunity to participate in community events to refine your skills and enhance your industry experience.

How often do I attend?

East Geelong Campus
FT - 4 days per week | Tuesday to Friday | 9.00am – 4:30pm 

Werribee Campus
FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday and Friday | 9.00am – 4:30pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Remedial massage therapist
  • Specialist in sports massage
  • Specialist in therapeutic massage

Course Description

Are you looking to develop a career as an unsupervised remedial massage therapist? This massage course will give you comprehensive skills and knowledge to develop your career and register with the peak industry association. Remedial massage includes sport, postural, therapeutic, relaxation and remedial techniques. You will gain theoretical and practical massage training to plan, apply and assess soft tissue massage techniques for the healthcare and allied industries. The course covers, human anatomy and physiology, massage theory and practic, medical terminology, business practice and client communication, and working safely and ethically in healthcare and wellness environments.

Course Description

Are you looking to develop a career as an unsupervised remedial massage therapist? This massage course will give you comprehensive skills and knowledge to develop your career and register with the peak industry association. Remedial massage includes sport, postural, therapeutic, relaxation and remedial techniques. You will gain theoretical and practical massage training to plan, apply and assess soft tissue massage techniques for the healthcare and allied industries. The course covers, human anatomy and physiology, massage theory and practic, medical terminology, business practice and client communication, and working safely and ethically in healthcare and wellness environments.

Work placement/industry experience

The Gordon runs a supervised student clinic, where you will practice your skills throughout the year and complete a total of 150 work placement hours. 

You may also have the opportunity to participate in community events to refine your skills and enhance your industry experience.

Work placement/industry experience

  • The Gordon runs a supervised student clinic, where you will practice your skills throughout the year. 
  • You may also have the opportunity to participate in community events to refine your skills and enhance your industry experience.

How often do I attend?

Full time - 3 to 4 days a week

How often do I attend?

East Geelong Campus
FT - 4 days per week | Tuesday to Friday | 9.00am – 4:30pm 

Werribee Campus
FT - 3 days per week | Monday, Tuesday and Friday | 9.00am – 4:30pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Remedial massage therapist
  • Specialist in sports massage
  • Specialist in therapeutic massage
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study
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Date published: 17/01/2019 10:07:07 PM

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