Our two-year diploma will prepare you to become independent, successful and professional massage therapy professionals.
What to expect
The Diploma in Massage Therapy is cohort-based and delivered over six consecutive 14-week terms. This program is part of the Centre for Sport & Exercise Education and is located on the Interurban Campus.
You will learn to apply principles of physical, health and social sciences as they relate to massage therapy in the classroom, simulated environments and through clinical placements in the community or in our on-campus clinic.
You'll cover the basics of anatomy, physiology, pathology and neurology. You will build practical skills, assessment techniques and manual applications and complete your first two clinical placements in terms 2 and 3.
You'll learn about systemic treatment methods, medications, nutrition and self-care while developing your business management and research skills. You will also complete your last two clinical placements in terms 4 and 5.