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Diploma of Remedial Massage: Advanced Entry only - You are required to have a current Certificate IV in Remedial Massage

National Course Code: HLT52015

TAFE NSW Course Number: HLT52015-01V02

Location:
Katoomba and Kingswood Campus

Study Type:
Part Time Day

Start Date:
6 Feb 2019

Hours/Week:
14

Duration:
36 weeks

Nominal Hours:
1545

Indicative Cost: $4,970

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If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This qualification reflects the role of remedial massage therapists who work with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM). Practitioners may be self-employed or work within a larger health service.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 200 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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This qualification reflects the role of remedial massage therapists who work with clients presenting with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance or restrictions in range of motion (ROM). Practitioners may be self-employed or work within a larger health service.

NOTE: You are required to hold a Certificate IV in Remedial Massage to gain entry into this course.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 200 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. NSW HEALTH

Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
• Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
• Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
• Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at:
http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/student_clearance/pages/default.aspx

2. AGED CARE WORK - Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a Federal Criminal Record Check. Visit:
http://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/police-checks/national-police-checks.aspx

3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES

Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check.

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT

Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - For more information visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
HLTMSG003 Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
HLTMSG008 Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTMSG001 Develop massage practice
HLTMSG007 Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
HLTMSG006 Adapt remedial massage treatments to meet specific needs
CHCCCS001 Address the needs of people with chronic disease
HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information
HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments
HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTMSG005 Provide remedial massage treatments
SISSSPT307A Conduct advanced taping

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

The indicative cost of this course is $4,970.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
19BMT00079Diploma of Remedial Massage-UOS16 Feb 201912 Apr 20194 Mar 2019$1,243
19BMT00082Diploma of Remedial Massage-UOS229 Apr 201921 Jun 20193 Jun 2019$1,243
19BMT00085Diploma of Remedial Massage-UOS322 Jul 201927 Sep 20195 Aug 2019$1,243
19BMT00088Diploma of Remedial Massage-UOS414 Oct 201927 Nov 20194 Nov 2019$1,241

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 6 Feb 2019

Part Time Day: 14 hours per week x 36 Weeks

Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9.30 am to 5 pm (subject to change)

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

Or visit the TAFE Customer Service Centres open Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm at:
- TAFE Kingswood - Ground Floor, Building U, 2-10 O'Connell Street Kingswood NSW 2747
- TAFE Blue Mountains, Wentworth Falls - Block A,14 Mitchell St, Wentworth Falls NSW 2782

Information session will be held on:
23 January 2019 at 10 am
TAFE NSW Nepean (Kingswood)
Building U, Level 1, Room 1 (Room U1.01)
12 - 44 O'Connell Street
Kingswood

Another information session will be held on:
24 January 2019 at 10 am
TAFE NSW Blue Mountains (Wentworth Falls)
Building A, Level 1, Room A1.07
Mitchell St
Wentworth Falls

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

19BMT-107 S:6/2/2019 E:27/11/2019

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Contact by Training Services NSW
If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.