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HLT42021 Certificate IV In Massage Therapy International

This course { HLT42021 Certificate IV In Massage Therapy International } is available for International students. Click here for details.

CRICOS Course Code: 112789D

HLT42021 Certificate IV In Massage Therapy International

Pathways from the Qualification

Study Information

  • Pre-requisite: None
  • Duration: 46 weeks (3 Days a Week)
  • Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
  • Start Dates: Provided on inquiry
  • Clinical work placement: 80 hours compulsory clinical work placement
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HLT42021 Certificate IV In Massage Therapy International

HLT42021 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy is for students who want to be employed as massage therapists who provide general health maintenance treatments.
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, the candidate must have completed at least 80 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.
Work in the health industry reflects a complex inter-relationship of duty of care, ethical behaviours and personal values in the context of provision of high-quality service to clients.
The nature and principles of work in the health industry include:
a) meeting duty of care, legal and statutory responsibilities (ethical behaviour)
b) providing a non-discriminatory service
c) .providing a client-centered approach.
It is essential that workers have a sound understanding of the complex regulatory environment in which they work given the interaction between health professional registration legislation; consumer protection and health complaints legislation; public health legislation and the common law principles that apply to a treating practitioner/client relationship.

Full Fee for the Service:

Tuition fee: $7,200
Admin fee: $350 (non – refundable)
Material Fee $750 (Textbook & learning materials)
No interest monthly payment plan.
Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.

  • Units Delivered During Training

    Click to expand and view the unites delivered in HLT42021 Certificate IV In Massage Therapy International
    • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
    • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
    • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
    • HLTMSG009 Develop massage practice
    • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
    • HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
    • HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
    • HLTMSG010 Assess client massage needs
    • HLTMSG011 Provide massage treatments
    • HLTMSG012 Apply relaxation massage clinical practice
    • HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
    • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
    • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Language Literacy Numeracy (LLN)

At MCOHB the ACSF core skills entry levels for each course are determined by referring to the foundation skills in the training package. Core skills are assessed using an approved industry specific paper-based assessment tools to assess an applicant’s LLN capability. For the HLT42021 Certificate IV In Massage Therapy International on a scale of 5, students are expected to achieve the following levels for the five ACSF core skills areas:

  • Learning: 4
  • Reading: 4
  • Writing: 3
  • Oral communication: 4
  • Numeracy: 4

Academic Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of minimum Year 11 in Australia or equivalent in student’s country of origin OR
  • Holders of an AQF qualification level III and above OR
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and have experience within the industry may also be considered.
  • Be 18 years of age or above
  • A minimum English level of IELTS 4.5 or equivalent is required for international applicants.
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