Become qualified to practice Remedial Massage.

HLT52015 - Diploma of Remedial Massage

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  • Remedial Massage Therapist
  • Massage Therapist


Are you seeking a people centric career that offers opportunities to assist specific needs of others? 

Students successfully completing this course will be able to:

Course Outcome

This qualification provides the skills required for competence in remedial massage practice and practitioners at this level may be self-employed as independent practitioners or may work within a larger health service. Practitioners at this level may supervise other massage therapists.

You will learn the advance skills required to start a fulfilling career as a Massage or Remedial Massage Therapist.

Getting a Diploma of Remedial Massage covers the provision of remedial massage treatment to clients with specific needs such as injury management, rehabilitation, palliative care, aged care, women and children.

Potential Careers


Studying a Diploma of Remedial Massage is the ideal career for those who are caring, compassionate and empathetic towards others and wish to expand their communication skills. 

Those working in Remedial Massage have the unique opportunity to work with a variety of different people from across many industries. Are you ready to make a change?

  • Provide body massages
  • Perform massage techniques 
  • Provide massage for pain relief 
  • Provide reflexology for relaxation

Course Details

HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage I 21 Units | 52 Weeks | On Campus Study

CHCCOM006       Establish and manage client relationships

HLTAID003           Provide first aid

HLTWHS004        Manage work health and safety

HLTINF004          Manage the prevention and control of infection

HLTMSG004        Provide massage treatments

CHCPRP005        Engage with health professionals and the health system

CHCDIV001         Work with diverse people

HLTMSG002        Assess client massage needs

HLTMSG001        Develop massage practice

BSBSMB404        Undertake small business planning

CHCLEG003        Manage legal and ethical compliance

HLTAAP003          Analyse and respond to client health information

CHCCCS001        Address the needs of people with chronic disease

HLTREF002           Provide reflexology for relaxation

HLTMSG007        Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes

HLTMSG006        Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs

HLTMSG003        Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments

CHCPOL003        Research and apply evidence to practice

HLTMSG005         Provide remedial massage treatments

 HLTMSG008        Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments

 CHCPRP003        Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Students will need to have access their own computer with fast internet access and basic computer skills to complete the course.

While studying in HETC, students should start to apply one massage association’s membership and follow their own policies to upgrade their membership.

Course Availability

Course Delivery

The Diploma of Remedial Massage is delivered On Campus located at the City Campus Brisbane by qualified and experienced trainers. 

  • Australian Citizens/Permeant Resident / New Zealand Citizen/Permeant Resident / International Student
  • 16 years or above

We Provide Flexible Online Study Options

Why Study HETC?

HETC provides educational opportunities that give students the most from their studies. Our experienced industry qualified trainers work with you during your course to guide you on a pathway towards your desired career.

We Provide Access to Supportive Trainers

We Provide Career Ready Education

We Provide Pathways to University

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