HLT42015 – Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice

Program Snapshot

Program Code: HLT42015

Duration: 9 Months

Location: Adelaide - Face to Face

Part time study available: Yes

Fees: TBA - To be Finalised before end of January 2016

Prerequisites: None

Assumed Knowledge: None

Course Details

  • Graduate with a Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice.
  • Qualification: Massage Therapist
  • 9 months approximately

 

Delivery and Assessment

The Certificate IV qualification includes both in-class & self-passed delivery. Assessment for this qualification includes assignments, examinations, individual activities (written and verbal) and structured activities (hands-on practical skill demonstration).

 

What is involved in achieving this qualification?

To achieve this qualification, students would need to attain competency in 10 Common Units and 3 Elective Units.

 

RPL / RCC (Recognition or Prior Learning / Recognition of Current Competency)

In most circumstances NHAA recognises qualifications issued by other RTOs under the AQF, and has RPL and RCC programs available with appropriate evidence and meeting NHAA standards.

 

Course Duration:

  • 9 months – Full-time
  • 12 months – Part-time
  • Face to face hours: Approximately 150
  • Estimated external study hours: 266
  • Practical / work placement hours: 80

 

Terms of Enrolment

Refer to the Student Handbook on our Web-site for information on payment options, refund policies and protection of access and equity and other terms of enrolment.
A pre-enrolment interview is required and are held on Wednesdays and Fridays – please contact NHAA to make an appointment.

 

There are no pre-requisites for this qualification, however you are required to have sufficient  literacy, numeracy and computer skills (year 10), and you will also need to be aware that this course is highly practically based and very hands on.

 

The Certificate IV qualification includes both in-class & self-passed delivery. Assessment for this qualification includes assignments, examinations, individual activities (written and verbal) and structured activities (hands-on practical skill demonstration).

This qualification delivers the following Subjects of Learning:

Course Code
Course Name
Course Cost
RM1
Relaxation Massage 1
$399
RM2
Relaxation Massage 2
$695
CFA
Clinical First Aid
$240
A&P1
Anatomy & Physiology 1
$695
MH&S
Manage Health and Safety
$695
MAP
Manage A Practice
$695
SSC1
Supervised Student Clinic 1 Unit Requirements
$150
SC1
Supervised Student Clinic 1
Refer to Student Handbook
Total Qualification Investment
$3569

13 units of competency are required for award of this qualification, including:

Core Units
CHDIV001 Work with Diverse People
CHCCOM006 Establish and Manage Client Relationships
HLTMSG001 Develop Massage Practice
HLTMSG002 Assess Client Massage Needs
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
HLTWHS004 Manage Work Health & Safety
HLTINF004 Manage and Control of infection
HLTAAP002
 Confirm physical health status
CHLCEG003 Manage Legal and Ethical Compliance
HLTMSG004 Provide Massage Treatments

Elective units
BSBMB403 Market the Small Business
BSBMB404 Undertake Small Business Planning
BSBMB405 Monitor and Manage Small Business Operations
BSBMB406 Manage Small Business Finance

    Once you have successfully completed the HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice you will be eligible to enrol into the HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage.

 

    Entry Level Massage Therapist currently allowing eligibility for membership of Professional Associations which assists in obtaining insurances.