Massage

Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine Remedial Massage (An Mo Tui Na)

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The course explores the history, tradition and global practice of Tui Na and provides students with specialised skills to assess conditions and trauma commonly experienced in the community.

Students will develop knowledge and skill in assessment and treatment of acute and chronic conditions resulting from activities related to sport, work and lifestyle. Range of motion, special tests and orthopaedic testing are developed to assist diagnosis of specific musculoskeletal conditions.

Traditional pulse and tongue assessment is linked to treatment protocols including acupressure point stimulation and acupuncture meridian massage techniques to open the channels and move the Qi. Resolving the stagnation of blood and Qi will address the pain of non-musculoskeletal conditions.

Specialised subjects are designed to train students how to identify, assess and treat the Shen to address the neuro-endocrine imbalances commonly experienced by women. Students will also learn how to strengthen Wei Qi to enhance the health and immune function of infants and children.

Qualified remedial massage practitioners choosing to upgrade to this qualification will expand their skillsets for treatment offerings to clients. Graduates may seek work in multi-modal clinics where acupuncture and TCM related therapies are practiced.

Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice

This course provides the student with the confidence and skills to deliver a basic relaxation massage. It introduces the student to basic study in anatomy and physiology, professional and clinical practice and provides the student with the knowledge and skills to apply fundamental massage techniques. Massage has been shown to positively benefit one's emotional, mental and social wellbeing. There are many types and methods of massage which have therapeutic applications.

 

Graduates may apply for membership with the following professional associations:

Industry standards are changing with regards to online learning. Please remain aware of any changes that are required by associations. Each association has a different view of online learning and contribution to this course. Endeavour is commited to keeping you informed about any changes. Updates may be found in the Student Handbook.

 

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Diploma of Remedial Massage

VET FEE-HELP available

The Diploma provides students with a more detailed understanding of anatomy and physiology as well as equipping them to physically assess, treat and manage clients and interact with other health care practitioners. Remedial massage is effective for a range of conditions, and patients with a limited range of motion, pain and soft tissue problems are most likely to benefi t from this type of treatment. Diploma level graduates use their additional skills and knowledge to offer more advanced manual treatment, for example to those suffering from sports or work related injuries.

Graduates may apply for membership with the following professional associations:

Industry standards are changing with regards to online learning. Please remain aware of any changes that are required by associations. Each association has a different view of online learning and contribution to this course. Endeavour is commited to keeping you informed about any changes. Updates may be found in the Student Handbook.

Medibank Provider Recognition of Endeavour College of Natural Health Graduates

Endeavour College of Natural Health’s HLT50307 Diploma of Remedial Massage course structure and delivery meets the Medibank Private Standards and Criteria for the recognition of ancillary services providers (as published 9 November 2012).

Under Medibank’s recognition criteria the provider must:

  • Be registered, or hold a licence, under any relevant state or territory legislation to render treatment for which recognition is sought
  • Professionally qualified, or a member of a professional body recognised by Medibank
  • Have facilities that meet the standards determined or recognised by Medibank, and
  • Comply with any other criteria that Medibank considers reasonable.

Medibank Deed of Amendment (29 December 2013)

Endeavour College of Natural Health undertakes to deliver the HLT50307 Diploma of Remedial Massage in accord with the additional conditions specifying training standards and criteria outlined in the Medibank Deed of Amendment issued 29 November 2013. The College undertakes to adhere to the deed of amendment guidelines to guarantee all graduates of the HLT50307 Diploma of Remedial Massage program recognition by Medibank Private as ancillary service providers and be eligible to receive a provider number from Medibank Private on joining a “professional body recognised by Medibank” (Medibank 2013).

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