Study Remedial Massage at UIT – Melbourne
The Diploma of Remedial Massage provides the skills for treating clients with specific needs such as injury management, rehabilitation, palliative care, aged care, women and children and practitioners at this level may supervise other therapists.
This course is suitable for:
• Those planning to pursue a career as remedial massage practitioner.
• Those wishing to enter a different industry sector.
• Those wishing to pathway into higher level qualifications in remedial passage or other related qualifications.
Duration: 66 weeks – Hours: 20 hours per week
• IELTS 5.5 or equivalent or
• minimum 4 weeks upper intermediate level at UIT.
• minimum of year 12 or equivalent
• minimum age of 18
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Duration|
|CHCORG428A||Reflect on and improve own professional practice||120 hours|
|HLTAP501C||Analyse health information||30 hours|
|HLTCOM502C||Develop professional expertise||40 hours|
|HLTCOM503D||Manage a practice||50 hours|
|HLTHIR501C||Maintain an effective health work environment||20 hours|
|HLTHIR506C||Implement and monitor compliance with legal and ethical requirements||50 hours|
|HLTREM502C||Provide remedial massage treatment||240 hours|
|HLTREM503C||Plan remedial massage treatment strategy||40 hours|
|HLTREM504C||Apply remedial massage assessment framework||40 hours|
|HLTREM505C||Perform remedial massage health assessment||200 hours|
|HLTREM510B||Provide specialised remedial massage treatments(Pre-Requisites – HLTREM502C, HLTREM503C, HLTREM504C)||40 hours|
|HLTREM512C||Provide remedial massage treatments within a corporate setting||50 hours|
|HLTREM513C||Provide remedial massage treatment to athletes||50 hours|
|HLTCOM510B||Provide services to clients with chronic diseases or conditions||50 hours|
|Total hours = 1020|
• Massage therapist
• Massage therapy practitioner
• Assistant massage therapist
Assessment tasks are varied and comprise of Observation, Portfolio, Role Play, Project, and Questions. Research activities will be conducted online and using reference material.