CRICOS 090556G . HLT52015

Diploma

Remedial Massage

This qualification reflects the role of remedial massage therapists who work with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM).

DURATION

Full Time – 77 Weeks

MODE OF STUDY
On Campus

ASSESSMENTS INCLUDE
A COMBINATION OF:

Classroom Theory
Practical ‘Hands-on’
Experience
Field Trips
Self Directed Learning
Industry Work Placement

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

A student may be entitled to gain unit of competency credits or recognition, if what they have learned at work, from other programs, courses,from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to the course. SCEI recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations.


RPL or CT will not be granted for any clinical or work placement undertaken previously as part of an accredited course of study.It is a requirement that all students complete the minimum 400 hours of PPE of this program.

For further information see the RPL brochure.

Entry Requirements

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, candidates need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Diploma level, this can be demonstrated via the following:

Successful completion of Year 12 or the equivalentlevel of study

Minimum English level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent


Candidates originating from student visa assessmentlevels 1 and 2 without the required IELTS score can undertake Language, Literacy and Numeracy Indicator Test. For moreinformation on student visa assessment levels, referto Department of Immigration and BorderProtection (DIBP) website (http://www.border.gov.au)

Applicants must also be aged 18 or above

Police clearance certificate (from home country)

Moderate level of computer literacy required

Additional Requirements

National Police Check

Working with Children Check

Further study pathways

After achieving HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage,students may continue their studies by enrolling in the following courses:

HLT54115 – Diploma of Nursing
Bachelor of Health Science (Clinical Myotherapy)

Employment Opportunities

The following employment opportunities are available to students who complete this qualification:

Remedial Massage Therapist

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

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

HLTMSG008 

Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments

HLTWHS004 

Manage work health and safety

Elective Units

BSBSMB404 

Undertake small business planning

HLTAAP002 

Confirm physical health status

CHCCCS001 

Address the needs of people with chronic

HLTMSG007 

Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes

HLTHPS010 

Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet

*Elective units have been selected by SCEI in consultation with industry experts and are a reduced list from the qualification packaging rules specified electives list.