Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

Duration Up to 9 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeHLT42015
TAFE SA CodeTP00844
Example Career ProfileMassage TherapistMassage Therapist
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Course Admission Requirements

any one of:

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application

Important Information

  • Students are required to be involved in the TAFE SA Complementary Therapy clinic and will be required to provide a copy of a current Child Related Employment screening.
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How to Apply

Award Courses

Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

This qualification covers 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

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Certificate IV in Massage Therapy (HLT42015)
This qualification reflects the role of massage therapists who provide general health maintenance treatments. It does not reflect the role of a remedial massage therapist. Practitioners may be self-employed or work within a larger health service. To achieve this qualification, students must have completed at least 80 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

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Fees

 Fee Range (approx)
Total TAFE SA course cost$5,233 - $5,295

Please note that fees listed apply to the TAFE SA qualification only. Check the University website for Bachelor fees. Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

This course also has an incidentals cost of: $143  for Uniform - polo shirt and complementary therapies kit

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