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Massage and Natural Therapy Courses

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HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

HLT42015 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.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: 44 weeks (3 Days a Week)
Clinical work placement: 80 hours compulsory clinical work placement Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
Start Dates: Provided on inquiry
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.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

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 HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy 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

Pathways from the qualification:
After achieving HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy individuals can progress to:

  • HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage
  • HLT52215 Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies
  • HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy
  • HLT52415 Diploma of Kinesiology
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • Degree in Massage Therapy
  • Degree in Reflexology

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid N.B: Student is to obtain their first aid certificate prior to commencing their training or before completion of their training from an RTO that delivers first aid training.
  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
  • HLTMSG001 Develop massage practice
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
  • HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
  • HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
  • HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments
  • HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Full fee for Service

Tuition fee $6,800
Admin fee $250 (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.


HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

 

HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage 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 120 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:

d)  meeting duty of care, legal and statutory responsibilities (ethical behaviour)

e)  providing a non-discriminatory service

f)  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.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: 84 weeks (3 Days a Week)
Clinical work placement: 120 hours compulsory clinical work placement Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

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.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

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 HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage 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

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage individuals can progress to:

  • HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage
  • HLT52215 Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies
  • HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy
  • HLT52415 Diploma of Kinesiology
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • Degree in Massage Therapy
  • Degree in Reflexology

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid N.B: Student is to obtain their first aid certificate prior to commencing their training or before completion of their training from an RTO that delivers first aid training.
  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
  • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information
  • HLTMSG001 Develop massage practice
  • HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
  • HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
  • HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments
  • HLTMSG003 Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
  • HLTMSG005 Provide remedial massage treatments
  • HLTMSG006 Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
  • HLTMSG008 Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
  • CHCCCS001 Address the needs of people with chronic disease
  • HLTMSG007 Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
  • HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
  • BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
  • BSBINS309 Maintain business records
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $14,000
Admin fee $250 (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.


HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology reflects the role of reflexologists who provide reflexology for relaxation and therapeutic treatments to address specific needs and health concerns. Practitioners may be self-employed as independent practitioners or work in a larger health service.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 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:

g)  meeting duty of care, legal and statutory responsibilities (ethical behaviour)

h)  providing a non-discriminatory service

i)  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.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: 72 weeks (3 Days a Week)
Clinical work placement: 120 hours compulsory clinical work placement Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

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.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

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 HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology 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

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology individuals can progress to:

  • HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional ChineseMedicine (TCM) Remedial Massage
  • HLT52215 Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies
  • HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy
  • HLT52415 Diploma of Kinesiology
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • Degree in Massage Therapy
  • Degree in Reflexology

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid N.B: Student is to obtain their first aid certificate prior to commencing their training or before completion of their training from an RTO that delivers first aid training.
  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
  • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information
  • HLTREF001 Develop reflexology practice
  • HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
  • HLTREF002 Provide reflexology for relaxation
  • HLTREF003 Perform reflexology health assessments
  • HLTREF004 Provide therapeutic reflexology treatments
  • HLTREF005 Adapt reflexology treatments to meet specific needs
  • HLTREF006 Monitor and evaluate reflexology treatments
  • HLTARO001 Develop aromatherapy practice
  • CHCCCS001 Address the needs of people with chronic disease
  • HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
  • HLTMSG004 Provide massage treatments
  • BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
  • BSBINS309 Maintain business records
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $6,800
Admin fee $250 (non – refundable)
Material Fee $750 (Textbook & learning materails)
No interest monthly payment plan.

Training and assessment is conducted at MCOHB’s training facilities: Level1 1 Star Crescent Docklands, Melbourne Victoria 3008.


HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy reflects the role of clinical aromatherapists, who provide therapeutic treatments to address a range of health issues. Practitioners may be self- employed or may work within a larger health service.

Aromatherapy uses essential oils as a therapeutic measure to treat a variety of conditions. Its practitioners work in settings ranging from spas to nursing homes.

Clinical aromatherapist provide therapeutic treatments for a range of health issues. Practitioners may be self-employed or may work within a larger health service.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 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:

j)  meeting duty of care, legal and statutory responsibilities (ethical behaviour)

k)  providing a non-discriminatory service

l)  .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.

STUDY INFORMATION:

Duration: 80 weeks (3 Days a Week)
Clinical work placement: 120 hours compulsory clinical work placement Enrolment Age: 18 years or older
Start Dates: Provided on inquiry

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.
  • Are 18 years of age or above

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 HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy 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

Pathways from the qualification:

After achieving HLT52315 Diploma of Clinical Aromatherapy individuals can progress to:

  • HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage
  • HLT52215 Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies
  • HLT52415 Diploma of Kinesiology
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology
  • Degree in Massage Therapy
  • Degree in Reflexology

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING:

  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid N.B: Student is to obtain their first aid certificate prior to commencing their training or before completion of their training from an RTO that delivers first aid training.
  • HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
  • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTAAP003 Analyse and respond to client health information
  • HLTINF004 Manage the prevention and control of infection
  • HLTARO001 Develop aromatherapy practice
  • HLTARO002 Source and prepare aromatherapy products
  • HLTARO003 Perform aromatherapy health assessments
  • HLTARO004 Provide therapeutic aromatherapy treatments
  • HLTARO005 Provide aromatherapy massage treatment
  • HLTARO006 Adapt aromatherapy treatments to specific needs
  • HLTARO007 Monitor and evaluate aromatherapy treatments
  • CHCCCS001 Address the needs of people with chronic disease

UNITS DELIVERED DURING TRAINING Cont.

  • HLTMSG002 Assess client massage needs
  • BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
  • BSBINS309 Maintain business records
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Full fee for Service
Tuition fee $13,000
Admin fee $250 (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.