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Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage

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Overview

qualificationsQualification


  • HLT52115
  • Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage



Start datesStart Dates


  • Online
    Last working day of the month







study optionsStudy Options


  • Online


durationDuration


  • Campus

    Full-time:
    48 weeks
    4 Trimesters

    Part-time:
    96 weeks
    8 Trimesters

  • Online

    Option 1:
    96 weeks
    4 Study Periods

    Option 2:
    192 weeks
    8 Study Periods

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What is this course about?

Where East meets West, this popular qualification opens a range of exciting opportunities within the massage industry.

Increasing in popularity every year, this course is perfect for people who want an extraordinary massage career. Whether you want to surprise your clients with this new technique or share it with the world, your qualification from AIAS will make you a success.

What you'll accomplish

Armed with your Traditional Chinese Medicine massage qualification, you can chose to work within a wide range of environments. Many of our students end up working in multi-modal clinics and holistic practices, where they get the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded practitioners. 

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The Australian Institute of Applied Sciences (AIAS) is a trading division of the Registered Training Organisation, Study Group Australia Pty Limited (Code 5806), offering nationally recognised vocational education and training qualifications.

Upon graduation, you will receive a Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage allowing you to trade as a qualified TCM massage therapist in Australia. You can also apply for membership to a range of Industry Associations. For eligibility criteria and more information, click here.  

If your ultimate goal is to study at University, then we have some great news for you. Did you know that some of the course in this qualification can be used towards getting a degree? This means you can further develop your massage skills and build your dream career, even if you didn't get into Uni the first time. Remember to contact your preferred University to see which courses count towards your future degree.  


What you'll learn

Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology 1

  • HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information

Introduction to Chinese Medicine Philosophy

  • HLTTCM001 Develop Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage practice

Effective Communication Strategies

  • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
  • CHCDIV001 work with diverse people

TCM Remedial Massage Theory and Practice 1

  • HLTTCM002 Perform Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage health assessments
  • HLTTCM003 Provide Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage treatments
  • HLTINF004 Manage the control of infection
  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety

Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology 2

  • HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information

Advanced Chinese Medicine Philosophy

  • HLTTCM001 Develop Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage practice

Manage Legal & Ethical Practices

  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance

TCM Remedial Massage Clinic 1

  • HLTTCM002 Perform Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage health assessments
  • HLTTCM003 Provide Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage treatments
  • HLTINF004 Manage the control of infection
  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety

Business Plans

  • BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning

 

TCM Remedial Massage Clinic 2

  • HLTTCM002 Perform Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage health assessments
  • HLTTCM003 Provide Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage treatments
  • HLTINF004 Manage the control of infection

Evidence – Informed Practice

  • CHCPOL003 Research and apply evidence to practice

TCM Remedial Massage Theory & Practice 2

  • HLTTCM004 Adapt Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
  • HLTTCM005 Monitor and evaluate Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage treatments
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system

Elective 1

  • Structural Support Stream: Introduction to Strength and Conditioning
  • Business Stream: Business Marketing

Elective 2

  • Structural Support Stream: Develop Strength and Conditioning Programs
  • Business Stream: Small Business Finance

Foundations of Reflexology

  • HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation

TCM Remedial Massage Clinic 3

  • HLTTCM004 Adapt Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
  • HLTTCM005 Monitor and evaluate Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) remedial massage treatments
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system

Elective 3

  • Structural Support Stream: Exercise Prescribing
  • Business Stream: Business Operations

Students are required to study all subjects as shown in each study block PLUS obtain a First Aid Certificate*

* The First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003 and/or HLTAID006) that is required by this qualification, is not assessed or delivered by AIAS. Students need to obtain these certificated qualifications externally and provide them to AIAS once completed.

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It is an excellent learning experience studying at AIAS. The lecturers are friendly, knowledgeable and caring”


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It’s never been a better time to embrace your love of traditional massage. Turn your passion into your purpose when you study on-campus or online at AIAS.


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