Diploma of Remedial Massage

Want more course info?

Enquire Now
Enquire Now
Demi International
  • Awarded by

    Demi International (RTO: 32542)

  • Qualification


  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront paymentVET Student Loans (VSL)

  • Duration

    12 months

  • Start Date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Allied Health Worker | Allied Health Assistant | Massage Therapist | Remedial Massage Therapist

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Enquire Now
  • In a Nutshell

    NOTE: Demi International has multiple campuses in Queensland only, so to do this course, you need to be able to attend one of these campuses.

    If you have an interest in remedial massage, and would like to explore a rewarding career in the beauty industry, then this HLT52021 Diploma of Remedial Massage from Demi International could be the right qualification for you.

    This well-rounded and comprehensive course is designed to prepare graduates for a fulfilling career as a remedial massage therapist, and it will teach you essential skills such as how to provide remedial massage treatments, how to apply principles of pain neuroscience, how to apply remedial massage practice for athletes and how to analyse and respond to client health information. The course also includes extra skills training in pregnancy, reflexology, myofascial cupping, and dry needling.

    The course has been developed in consultation with employers, industry experts and massage associations to ensure that graduates are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the industry. This qualification is fully recognised by Australia's leading Massage Associations, giving graduates access to membership and ability to offer health rebates to their clients with private health cover

    Students will complete a theory component online & practical components through a mix of face-to-face on-campus delivery and work placement sourced by the student.

    The course takes 52 weeks of full time study to complete (4 x 10 week terms), with campus attendance required two day per week.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    The student must be 15 years and over and display the required level of competence Demi International reasonably believes is required for the level of study.

    Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or provide successful completion of an AQF Certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English) or both: The student is to be assessed as competent at or above Exit Level 3 in an Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Literacy and Numeracy Exam.

  • Subject Breakdown

    While completing the HLT52021 Diploma of Remedial Massage qualification from Demi International, you may study the following subjects:

    The therapeutic therapist

    • HLTMSG009 - Develop massage practice
    • CHCPRP005 - Engage with health professionals and health system
    • CHCCOM006 - Establish and manage client relationships
    • HLTMSG010 - Assess client massage needs
    • HLTMSG011 - Provide massage treatments
    • HLTINF004 - Manage the prevention and control of infection HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety

    Client care

    • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
    • CHCLEG003 - Manage legal and ethical compliance
    • HLTAAP003 - Analyse and respond to client health information
    • HLTAID011 - Provide first aid
    • CHCCCS001 - Address the needs of people with chronic disease
    • HLTAAP002 - Confirm physical health status

    Succeeding in the business of massage therapy

    • CHCPOL003 - Research and apply evidence to practice
    • BSBESB401 - Research and develop business plans

    The remedial massage therapist

    • HLTMSG013 - Perform remedial massage musculoskeletal assessments
    • HLTMSG014 - Provide remedial massage treatments
    • HLTMSG015 - Adapt remedial massage practice to meet specific needs
    • HLTMSG016 - Apply principles of pain neuroscience
    • HLTMSG017 - Apply remedial massage clinical practice
    • HLTMSG018 - Apply remedial massage practice for athletes

    Specialty training

    • Pregnancy and Infancy Massage
    • Reflexology
    • Myofascial/Remedial Cupping
    • Dry Needling
  • Why Demi International?

    Award winning education! Demi International is the State Winner for Small Training Provider of the Year 2023 in the Annual Queensland Training Awards.

    Demi International (RTO: 32542) is a government-registered vocational education and training institution that provides a range of courses in the beauty, makeup, and massage therapy fields.

    Demi International has successfully been training industry ready graduates for over a decade, with a 97% success rate.

    Their courses are designed to provide students with the practical skills and knowledge required to succeed in their chosen profession. They offer both full-time and part-time courses and have multiple campuses located in Queensland, Australia.
    Demi International's courses are taught by industry professionals with extensive experience in their respective fields, and they use state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to ensure students receive the best possible

    Demi International's courses are taught by industry professionals with extensive experience in their respective fields, and they use state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to ensure students receive the best possible training. Additional product training in partnership with professional, industry leading brands is provided to students.

    Graduates have access to Demi International's very own Jobs Board, giving their students access to placement into local industry employment opportunities through their partners

  • Campus locations

    This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

    You can also choose to study this course online with some on-campus components (blended learning).

  • Where will this course take you?

    On completion of this course, you will receive a HLT52021 Diploma of Remedial Massage qualification from Demi International, recognised nationally by all the leading massage associations. You will have all the knowledge and practical experience to confidently start working as a remedial masseur at a range of physiotherapy, chiropractic and medical clinics, as well as health and beauty spas. You will also be qualified to start working as a remedial massage therapist for sports teams.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in remedial massage could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Remedial Massage Therapist, Sports Massage Therapist, Clinical Massage Therapist, Allied Health Assistant.

  • Let's talk price

    Total fee for this course is $14,990. Students will also need to pay a $250 enrolment fee.

    Fees can be paid up-front, or you can choose one of Demi International's easy payment plans.

    VET Student Loans

    VET Student Loans (VSL) is a scheme provided by the Australian Government to enable eligible students the opportunity to apply for a loan in order to help pay some or all of a student's tuition fees. Students who are eligible for a VET Student Loan  can have the full amount covered by the VSL.

    If you're not eligible for a VSL, Demi International offers a range of payment easy plans - enquire and get all the details.

Keen to Find Out More?

Fill out this form and a Study Consultant from Demi International will get back to you.


First Name

Last Name


Phone Number

Suburb OR Postcode

What is the reason for your enquiry?

Cost of the course Length of the course Location Study mode Career outcomes Start Dates Reputation of the provider Course financing options Other (please specify)

When would you like to start?

pdf iconWe'll email you your FREE Course eBrochure
Click to read our privacy policy
Bot image

Hey, Look over here!

Hey There!

We offer a few quick ways to connect with us right now.

Call us now
Call us now
Enquire Now
Enquire Now
Send me a course brochure
Send me a course brochure