HLT52015 Diploma Of Remedial Massage

Would you like to play an active role in helping people manage their pain and injuries?

This qualification equips you with a wide range of specialised techniques and skills along with knowledge of how best to apply them.

You will learn how to achieve reliable treatment outcomes for common ailments plus how to work effectively with athletes.

Remedial massage therapists may be self-employed or work within a larger health service or sporting environment.

On successful completion of your HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage qualification you will be able to register with private health funds allowing clients to claim rebates.

Some of the skills learnt in this course –

• Mobilisation Technique

• Myofascial Release Techniques

• Lymphatic Drainage Massage

• Orthopaedic Assessment

• Sports Injury Management

• Remedial Massage I - III

Units of competency

Core Units

CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
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
*HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
HLTMSG001 Develop massage practice
HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
HLTMSG003 Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments
HLTMSG005 Provide remedial massage treatments
HLTMSG006 Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
HLTMSG008 Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety

Elective Units

BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
BSBMED303 Maintain patient records
HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
CHCPOL003 Research and apply evidence to practice
HLTMSG007 Adapt Remedial Massage for athletes

*Please note: "HLTAID003 Provide first aid" is not delivered by MSQ. Accredited Training Company (31549) undertakes the delivery of this unit. SOA issued by Accredited Training Company are accepted as credit transfer by MSQ.

Course Outline

  • Course duration: 66-71 weeks
  • Class days: 3 days per week
  • Student Clinic hours: 200 hours

*MEDIBANK Provider recognition will be given to MSQ graduates

Available to both domestic and international students.

*Part-time course is not for international students

Occupational titles may include:

  • Work with other allied health practitioners such as Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors
  • Work in the elite sport industry
  • Start your own business


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Phone: 07 5576 6366 | Email: massage@massageschools.com.au
Level 1, 36 Kortum Drive, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220

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