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HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy


SIS50115 Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management (CRICOS Code 0102048)

GeSS Education is proud to offer the packaged program of Massage Therapy and Sport & Recreation Management in partnership with Massage Schools of Queensland (RTO provider code 2875, CRICOS Code 01854A). This packaged program is especially designed for students wishing to work in the Health, Sport, or Leisure Sector.
This combined program will enable you to become a qualified massage therapist as well as work towards a variety of exciting jobs:
• Centre Manager – Sports facility
• Operations Coordinator – Sport & Recreation Centres
• Programs Officer – variety of Council and Government positions
• Community Facilities and Events Coordinator – local Councils, Sports & Community facilities
• Administration/Supervisory positions – Allied Health Care providers & Centres
Pathway to University also available – Diploma of Sport & Recreation Management will give you up to 8 credits into either Bachelor of Business; Bachelor of Psychological Science; or Bachelor of Arts.
Be ready for global opportunities with this combined program of Massage Therapy and Sport & Recreation Management. Plus, affordable pricing at approximately $6.5k to $7.5k per year for this 2.5 year program.


*Students must successfully complete both courses to be eligible for the internship

Packaged Program - Entry Requirements:

• Year 10 High School certificate or equivalent OR
• Mature aged student with relevant workplace experience
• English level: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
• Students must be 18 years or over
• Available to both domestic and international students on a full-time basis

Course Fees

Please see Price Lists in the bottom footer under ‘Quick Links’.

Course Outline - HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy (CRICOS 094166M)

Units of competency

Core Units

• CHCCOM006: Establish and manage client relationships
• CHCDIV001: Work with diverse people
• CHCLEG003: Manage legal and ethical compliance
• HLTAAP002: Confirm physical health status
• *HLTAID003: Provide first aid
• HLTINF004: Manage the prevention and control of infection
• HLTMSG001: Develop massage practice
• HLTMSG002: Assess client massage needs
• HLTMSG004: Provide massage treatments
• HLTWHS004: Manage work health and safety

Elective Units

• BSBSMB404: Undertake small business planning
• BSBMED303: Maintain patient records
• SISXCCS001: Provide quality service

*Please note: “HLTAID003 Provide first aid” is not delivered by MSQ. Accredited Training Company (31549) undertakes the delivery of this unit. SOA issued by Accredited Training Company are accepted as credit transfer by MSQ.

Delivery Location:

Classroom based - Massage Schools of Queensland, Level 1, 36 Kortum Drive, Burleigh Heads Qld 4220

Course Duration:

6 months

Course Outline - SIS50115 Diploma of Sport and Recreation Management (CRICOS Code 0102048)

Units of competency

Core Units:

• AHCBUS506A: Develop and review a business plan
• BSBFIM601: Manage finances
• BSBHRM405: Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
• BSBLDR502: Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
• BSBMGT517: Manage operational plan
• BSBMKG523: Design and develop an integrated marketing communication plan
• BSBPMG522: Undertake project work
• BSBRSK501: Manage risk
• HLTWHS004: Manage work health and safety (will become a Credit Transfer upon completion within Certificate IV, discount already applied to total costs)
• SISXCCS002: Coordinate client service activities
• SISXIND003: Maintain legal knowledge for organisation governance
• SISXIND007: Develop and implement participation strategies
• SISXMGT001: Develop and maintain stakeholder relationships

Elective Units:

• BSBSUS511: Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
• BSBLDR522: Manage people performance
• CHCDIV003: Manage and promote diversity
• BSBMKG502: Establish and adjust the marketing mix
• BSBWOR501: Manage personal work priorities and professional development
• BSBADM502: Manage meetings
• BSBPEF502: Develop and use emotional intelligence

Delivery Location:

Classroom based - GeSS Education, Level 8, 36 Marine Parade, Australia Fair, Southport Qld 4215

Course Duration:

24 months (includes up to 6 months of Internship)

Possible Career Outcomes:

Administrator* – Sports or Allied Health Facility

Centre Manager* – Sports or Leisure Centre

Small Business Owner – Massage Therapy/Allied Health/Leisure Clinic/Shop

*Average salary $79,000 to $91,000 per year – Source: https://au.indeed.com/

Your pathway to an Australian University

This course is a great pathway opportunity for any student wishing to academically prepare for university as well as gaining practical preparation for the work environment.

GeSS in affiliation with our key RTO partner:

This qualification will be delivered by GeSS Education on behalf of our partner RTO, Dentos School of Management and Massage Schools of Queensland (RTO provider code 2875, CRICOS Code 01854A), under a third-party arrangement. Dentos School of Management and Massage Schools of Queensland will issue your respective qualifications upon successful completion of your course. Please see Terms & Conditions within Student Handbooks for further details.

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To enquire please fill in the form and we will send you further information and an enrolment link. If you wish to package with a University offer, please let us know in the message section.

Level 8, Australia Fair, 36 Marine Parade, Southport QLD 4215

07 5559 1605