HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage

VFA Learning

Course details

CRICOS course code: 095426K

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


The HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage will give you a high level of understanding of anatomy and physiology, equipping you to assess and treat clients physically.

In addition, you will learn how to grow your relationship-building skills for successful interaction with clients and other healthcare practitioners.

Upon graduating, you will use your skills and knowledge to offer advanced manual treatment for those suffering from sports or work-related injuries.

The course is offered in small learning workshops, allowing students to interact with clients, assess their needs and interpret the results to decide on the best treatment to restore healthy joints and muscle function.

Career Outcomes

Elite Sporting Clubs

Multidisciplinary Health Practice

Health Retreats/Resorts & Cruise Ships

Small Business (Massage Clinic Owner)

Key Study Areas

The HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage explores new and exciting techniques, including myofascial release, joint mobilisations, muscle energy techniques and positional release.

Remedial Massage

A goal-oriented form of massage is used as a treatment in its own right or used in conjunction with other fields like physiotherapy and chiropractic to assist in the healing process.

Sports Massage

A branch of sports medicine concerned with the preparation, recovery and maintenance of optimal athletic performance.

We understand that many of our students need to work while learning, so we have developed a blended option for this course. It includes online theory components and completion of all practical observations in a simulated work environment or placement as required by the qualification.

Our modified Flipped Learning approach encompasses the following:

  • Face-to-Face
  • Classroom-based with a large practical element
  • Workplace experience
  • Online (self-directed)

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
16,000 Per Year
Read moreFee For Service – 16,000; Materials Fee – 280
Expected Aug 2024 12 months
Blended study
VFA Learning
Geelong Campus
78 Yarra Street
Geelong Victoria 3220

Entry criteria

VFA Learning assesses applicants to determine their suitability and ensure that this is the most appropriate training program to suit their existing knowledge, skills and experience – as well as their career goals and individual support needs.

Prospective students will need to successfully complete the VFA Learning Pre-Training Review and the approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy Test (LLN).


VFA Learning
Geelong Campus
78 Yarra Street
Geelong Victoria 3220
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