This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It 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. It covers the provision of remedial massage treatment to clients with specific needs such as injury management, rehabilitation, palliative care, aged care, women and children. Practitioners at this level may supervise other massage therapists.

Course Fee:

Australian: $16,995
International: $16,500

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education. Entry requirements may vary for providers.


21 units: 16 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Establish and manage client relationships; Reflect on and improve own professional practice; Provide first aid; Assess client massage needs; Provide remedial massage treatments; Manage WHS; plus more. Electives: Undertake small business planning; Address the needs of people with chronic disease; Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability; Source and prepare aromatherapy products; plus more.

Further information:

Minimum clinic requirement of 200 hours applies.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 01755D (QLD); 01332E (QLD); 03079G (VIC)

Related Careers:

Massage Therapist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Melbourne No info Yes Online 1.5 years
Melbourne No info Yes Full time 1 year
Melbourne No info Yes Part time 1.3 years
Greenslopes No info Yes Online 1.3 years
Greenslopes No info Yes Full time 1 year
Greenslopes No info Yes Part time 1.3 years
Established in 1974, the Australian Institute of Applied Sciences (AIAS) is a Registered Training Organisation that offers vocational education in complementary medicine, massage therapy, allied health and beauty. Students can choose to study at campuses in Brisbane and Melbourne, or study online through the AIAS distance education platform.

Provider CRICOS: 01755D (QLD); 01332E (QLD); 03079G (VIC)

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