Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice (12)
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|CIT Bruce||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It covers workers who work as basic level massage therapists. It provides skills in therapeutic relaxation massage including basic health assessment and treatment and may be used by people working within a clinic or in their own clinic; in an aged care facility; in a health service; in a spa facility; or in a palliative care facility or hospital.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work effectively with others; Communicate effectively with clients; Administer a practice; Make referrals to other health care professionals when appropriate; Use specific health terminology to communicate effectively; Apply first aid; Communicate and work effectively in health; Contribute to WHS processes; Comply with infection control policies and procedures in health work; Confirm physical health status. Specialist: Work within a massage framework; Provide massage treatment; Plan massage treatment; Apply massage assessment framework; Perform massage health assessment.
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Provider CRICOS: 00001K RTO code: 0101;HE
Certificate IVCourse code: HLT40312
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal
15 units: 10 core; 5 specialisation
No minimum education
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