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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.
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.
Within four weeks of receiving sufficient and complying evidence of competency in all applied for units of competency.
Total number of units = 21
All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.
Establish and manage client relationships
Work with diverse people
Manage legal and ethical compliance
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
Engage with health professionals and the health system
Analyse and respond to client health information
Provide first aid
Manage the prevention and control of infection
Develop massage practice
Assess client massage needs
Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
Provide massage treatments
Provide remedial massage treatments
Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
Monitor and evaluate remedial massage treatments
Manage work health and safety
Market the small business
Undertake small business planning
Monitor and manage small business operations
Manage small business finances
Facilitate the empowerment of older people
Address the needs of people with chronic disease
Visit client residence
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
Work with people with mental health issues
Research and apply evidence to practice
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
Collaborate in professional practice
Develop aromatherapy practice
Source and prepare aromatherapy products
Perform aromatherapy health assessments
Provide therapeutic aromatherapy treatments
Provide aromatherapy massage treatments
Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
Adapt remedial massage practice for athletes
Provide reflexology for relaxation
Instruct exercise to young people aged 13 to 17 years
Instruct exercise to older clients
Implement injury prevention strategies
Provide nutrition information to athletes
Conduct advanced taping
Instruct strength and conditioning techniques
Develop strength and conditioning programs