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PROGRAMS

MASSAGE THERAPIST

CERTIFICATE IV & DIPLOMA

Massage has been a fundamental tool for restoring health and well-being. This unique profession blends ancient healing with modern science allowing the therapist to experience a truly unique feeling of directly improving the health and well-being of a client.

CAMPUS LOCATIONS

Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney

MULTIPLE QUALIFICATIONS ACHIEVED

HLT42015 – Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

HLT52015 – Diploma of Remedial Massage

PRACTICAL MASSAGE CLINIC

Massage real clients in our student massage clinic to develop your skills in a supervised environment

EXTENDED STUDY DURATION

104 weeks (Full-time training and assessment)

8 Terms x 10 weeks

Nationally Recognised Courses

The program consists of two qualifications that are nationally recognised across Australia

JOB OUTCOMES

After completing the Massage Therapist program with ALG, you will be well qualified for wide range of careers in the industry

REMEDIAL MASSAGE THERAPIST

SPORTS MASSAGE THERAPIST

SPECIALISED MASSAGE THERAPIST

Expected weekly pay*

*According to JobOutlook

Massage Therapist Program

Overview

Our massage therapist program ensures you are well developed into a complete massage therapist, in a broad range of areas. Students who complete our programs are qualified remedial massage therapists who work with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM). Practitioners may be self-employed or work within a larger health service.

Additional outcomes include the attainment of a First Aid Certificate.

Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

National Course Code | HLT42015
CRICOS Course Code | 089269B

The Certificate IV in Massage Therapy is the national qualification that allows you to work as a professional massage therapist in Australia.

It will provide you with practical skills in relaxation and therapeutic massage, basic health and postural assessment as well as experiencing a real-world massage clinic.

DIPLOMA OF REMEDIAL MASSAGE

National Course Code | HLT52015
CRICOS Course Code | 089270J

The Diploma in Remedial Massage is the national qualification that allows you to work as a professional remedial massage therapist in Australia.

It will provide you with practical skills in remedial massage, advanced health and postural assessment as well as experiencing a real-world massage clinic.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

COURSE FEES

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MODULES

Massage Foundations
Massage Foundations Tutorial
Massage Techniques A
Massage Techniques B
Health Science A, B & C
Provide First Aid
Safe Work Practices
The Massage Business
Professional Practice
Remedial Massage Techniques A
Remedial Massage Techniques A Tutorial
Remedial Massage Techniques B
Remedial Massage Techniques B Tutorial
Remedial Massage Techniques C
Remedial Massage Techniques C Tutorial
Sports Massage
Nutrition
Advanced Health Science A & B
Specialisation Modalities
Student Clinic

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Click here to download the Units of Competency for Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

Click here to download the Units of Competency for Diploma of Remedial Massage

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The learner group for this course are those who are interested in undertaking a massage qualification and require a structured, classroom-based program with significant clinical experience.

This is an entry-level course and no previous skills or experience are necessary.

Entrants must have:
• Successfully completed the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) online test. Please note that if you are applying for more than one course with us, you will only need to complete the LLN online test once. Students returning to studies at ALG after a significant gap may be required to complete the LLN online test at the discretion of ALG. For more details on how to complete the online test, please refer to 8.Appendix_Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) Requirements Factsheet. The purpose of the LLN online test is to ensure that you have the LLN skills needed to undertake your course. It will also show how we can assist you in any areas where you may need help while studying with us.
• Sufficient level of English proficiency to interact with and document client interactions, interpret documents, learner guides and assessment tools, prepare written reports and plans. For more information, please view our English Requirements Factsheet.
• Good communication and interpersonal skills to establish and manage professional networks and client relationships with clients of various ages and backgrounds.

Academic Entry Requirements
• Year 10 or equivalent and above.

The learners’ physical attributes may influence their ability to complete the training and assessment. Assessment and training require students to be physically capable of performing massage techniques and manual handling associated with setting up the work area.

Students must have a willingness to massage both male and female students and clients throughout the program in the class demonstrations and practical sessions. They must also be willing to participate in a public student massage clinic.

The course is available to students 18 years and over.

TIMETABLE

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