Massage Diploma

HLT50307 Diploma of Remedial Massage

Healing touch is one of the oldest, most instinctual and powerful methods of caring available for human beings. Massage involves the stimulation of the superficial and deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue, using various techniques to enhance function, aid in the healing process and promote relaxation and well-being. Massage involves working and acting on the body with pressure or moving  on muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, skin, joints, other connective tissue, as well as vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system. Massage can be applied with the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearms and feet.

This nationally recognised, Industry endorsed massage course has been designed to give you the required knowledge and skills to practice as a Massage therapist.
The course encompasses a variety of massage subjects and areas including

  • passive joint movement techniques
  • passive soft tissue movement
  • effleurage longitudinal stroking
  • transverse gliding
  • cross over stroke
  • kneading/petrissage
  • friction techniques
  • compressive technique
  • percussion
  • temperature therapy
  • deep tissue massage
  • myofascial  tension technique
  • manual  lymphatic drainage,
  • trigger point release techniques
  • stretching techniques
  • specialised remedial massage treatment.

In addition to massage techniques many other subject areas related to practice as massage therapists are also covered.

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CRICOS Course Code
Australian Institute of Higher and Further Education
Pty Ltd T/A Australian Institute of Holistic Medicine
RTO No: 40977