Advance your massage career with this respected and comprehensive course.
Remedial massage practitioners use advanced massage techniques to treat the underlying causes of many musculoskeletal problems and a variety of soft-tissue injuries and conditions, as well as learning techniques and strategies to treat lymphatic system dysfunction. They also learn how to effectively treat the pregnant women, the elderly and clients with chronic disease.
ACNT’s Diploma of Remedial Massage is a nationally recognised qualification, and one of the most respected courses in the massage industry. In this one-year course, you will prepare yourself to work in private practice or as part of a larger health service.
As a practitioner, your clients could include office workers, elite athletes, rehab patients and the elderly. You will provide them with comprehensive treatment plans to address their specific needs or injuries.
This HLT52015 qualification meets all current major association and private health fund requirements in Australia. This means when you start to practice your patients will generally be able to claim rebates with their private health insurers.
The process for applying for health fund provider status can be complicated – see our list of frequently asked questions for more information. Individual health funds and associations may change their requirements at any point, so you should speak with your chosen industry association for the latest eligibility criteria for each health fund.
VET Student Loans available for students who meet eligibility requirements. These give rise to a HELP debt that continues to be a debt to the Commonwealth until it is repaid. Estimated Total Course Cost: AUD 15,445 (domestic students).
Australasian College of Natural Therapies (ACNT) Vocational Education Training (VET), courses are delivered by Think: Colleges Pty Ltd ACN 050 049 299, Provider Registration Code: 0269. HEP No. 4375. CRICOS Provider Code 00246M.
What you'll learn:
- Human Physiology and Pathology
- Causes and Effect of Injury
- Assessment and Treatment Techniques
- Massage Skills