Diploma of Reflexology

CRICOS Code: 092416C
National Code: HLT52515

Description

This qualification reflects the role of reflexologists who provide reflexology for relaxation and therapeutic treatments to address specific needs and health concerns.

Duration (incl. holidays)
Semester(s)
Teaching Duration
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26 weeks
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20 weeks

Locations

    • Academic IELTS score of 5.5 Overall with minimum of 5.0 in all bands or equivalent.
    • Successful completion of the Diploma of Remedial Massage.

    Work Placement Duration:   120 hours

    The work placement for this course will be a combination of campus clinic placement and negotiated field placements/events. Students undertake 2 x 4 hour sessions per week for a total of 120 hours.

    • Students may wish to consider a ‘double diploma’ by completing the Diploma of Remedial Massage (3 semesters) and then a 1 semester ‘top up’ Diploma of Reflexology. The total cost of this would be $31200.
  • These course fees are for international students only.

    Duration
    Tuition Fees
    Incidental Fees
    Semester 1
    AUD $7900
    -
    Fee Totals
    AUD $7900
    -
    Total Course Cost
    AUD $7900

    Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    Overseas Students Health Cover

    All overseas students are required to have Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Students Health Cover.

  • Below is a list of all units that TAFE SA can offer in this qualification. The selection of units you will be enrolled into depends on the campus you attend, and the qualification packaging rules described on www.training.gov.au.

    Not all units listed below must necessarily be completed to achieve your qualification.

    Core

    Name Nominal Hours
    Adapt reflexology treatments to meet specific needs 100
    Analyse and respond to client health information 60
    Develop reflexology practice 20
    Engage with health professionals and the health system 40
    Establish and manage client relationships 35
    Manage legal and ethical compliance 80
    Manage the prevention and control of infection 50
    Manage work health and safety 40
    Monitor and evaluate reflexology treatments 70
    Perform reflexology health assessments 65
    Provide first aid 18
    Provide reflexology for relaxation 60
    Provide therapeutic reflexology treatments 125
    Reflect on and improve own professional practice 120
    Work with diverse people 40

    Elective

    Name Nominal Hours
    Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes 60
    Address the needs of people with chronic disease 75
    Confirm physical health status 90
    Market the small business 50
    Research and apply evidence to practice 65
    Undertake small business planning 50
    Work with people with mental health issues 80
  • Employment Outcomes

    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

    Diploma of Reflexology (HLT52515)
    This course will enable you to gain the skills and knowledge to provide safe and appropriate recommendations and treatments for conditions that affect a range of body systems and to adapt reflexology to the needs of specific populations across the life span. 15 core units plus 6 electives. To achieve this qualification, students must have completed at least 120 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.

    87%*
    of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
    89%*
    of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.



    * 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings
  • Pathways to University

    If your goal is to achieve a bachelor degree in your chosen field of study, TAFE SA offers two different types of pathway to university - a University Packaged Program or Credit Transfer.

    A University Packaged Program allows you to select the course and the university you wish to study at, before commencing your studies at TAFE SA.

    Credit Transfer gives you the opportunity to select your university course on completion of your TAFE SA studies.

    With additional Bachelor programs becoming available, international students can choose to stay at TAFE SA for qualifications such as the Bachelor of Hospitality Management.

  • 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

    University University Course Details
    Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences
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