Massage training courses and schools
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Total 401 training course(s)/program(s) at schools in Australia.



West Coast Institute of Training

Training Centre/Campus: Perth, WA, Australia
Phone No.: 1300 134 881

Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work within a massage framework for the provision of massage treatment. You will learn to communicate with clients and to work effectively with others in the health industry. You will also learn about specific/medical terminology, applying first aid and following occupational health and safety and infection control policies and procedures

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge in a range of beauty therapy treatments and services, including facial massage, lash and brow treatments, nail technology services, make-up, waxing, body massage, aromatherapy, and knowledge of skin care and cosmetic products and customer services.

You will also learn a broad range of skilled applications, including requirements to evaluate and analyse current practices, develop new criteria and procedures for performing current practices, and some provision of leadership and guidance to others in the application and planning of skills.


Polytechnic West

Training Centre/Campus: Perth, WA, Australia
Phone No.: (08) 9267 7500

Indian Head Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

After a brief discussion of the background of the technique, students will be guided through some of the basics of the shoulder, neck, scalp and face massage, practicing on other students within the class. The massage is done from a seated position, and there is no need to remove clothing. At the end of the course students will be able to give a basic head massage.
Course Aims
A practical, hands on introductory course in Indian Head Massage.


Sydney College of Skin Care

Training Centre/Campus: Sydney, NSW, Australia
Phone No.: +61 2 9481 7811

Massage and Spa Therapies

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This is a substantial stand alone course or a great addition to already existing skills.

If you have a passion and desire to assist your client&,#146,s wellbeing, stress relieve, rejuvenation and touch they soul with the luxuries whole body experience this course is for you.

The course is divided into sessions. This will give you the opportunity to practice in between lessons. At each session the teacher will check that the techniques taught previously are correct and undesirable techniques are corrected before they have become established. New skills are introduced gradually so that the knowledge gained is retained.

Course Contents

Massage and Spa Therapies Course will give you all the skills and training you need to perform massage and body wraps on a professional level. You will be equipped with the techniques to deliver a safe and effective massage and body treatments and be trained in correct etiquette, hygiene and ethical... [Read More]


Holmesglen

Training Centres/Campuses: Chadstone, Melbourne, Moorabbin, Waverley, VIC, Australia
Phone No.: 1800 800 007

Sports Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Are you into sport? Then learn how to give a sports massage in this practical course. Grasp the basic skills and techniques of massage and stretching and understand its therapeutic applications to improve muscle tone and circulation for the sports player.

Students will:
Understand the reasons for Sports Massage
Be introduced to Major Muscle Groups
Learn Sports Massage Techniques
Learn Safe Stretching Techniques
Learn Pre-Event Sports Massage
Learn Post-Event Sports Massage

Relaxation Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Do you love a good, relaxing massage? Then learn how to give one in this 12 hour course. Grasp the basic skills and techniques of massage and understand its many therapeutic applications, such as reducing stress, treating tension and muscular pain and improving muscle tone and circulation.

Students will:
understand the therapeutic effects of massage
understand, and be able to use massage techniques for back, neck, legs, feet, face, shoulders,
chest, arms and hands
learn the therapeutic effects of massage, contra-indications, sequence for massaging back of
body, effective massage strokes, procedure for facial massage, sequence for massaging the
front of the body, finishing techniques, revision

Head Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Discover a simple yet effective method of massaging the head, neck and shoulders to relax and sooth. Light pressure is applied to acupuncture points, combined with head, scalp and neck massage.

Students will:
�Gain an understanding of head and neck massage
�Gain knowledge of acupuncture point location on the head, neck and shoulders
�Learn to feel confident in providing head massage


Infant Massage Information Service

Training Centres/Campuses: Adelaide, Melbourne, Southport, Sydney, , Australia
Phone No.: 1300 558 608 extn: 1606

Infant Massage (Certificate)

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V


Practical infant massage techniques
The Permission Sequence
Safe positioning for baby massage
Points to remember prior to massage
Stroke review
Infant exercises for lymphatic drainage and flexibility
Touch relaxation

Formal theory
IMIS Methodology
Benefits of baby massage
Basic daily cycle of an infant and appropriate timing for massage
Appropriate oils to use on infants and children
Stress signals during massage
Colic
Contraindications

Altering techniques for special circumstances
Massage for wind, colic and constipation
Massage for reflux (silent and vomiting)
Massage for children with special needs
Touch therapy for pre-term infants

Respecting children as people
Bonding
Spoiling and crying
Listening to the infant during massage

Considering the parents
The importance of parent relaxation
Pos... [Read More]


Challenger Institute of Technology

Training Centres/Campuses: Fremantle, Henderson, Kwinana, Mandurah, Perth, Rockingham, WA, Australia
Phone No.: 08 9239 8189

AROMATHERAPY BLENDING AND MASSAGE

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Learn the art of essential oil blending, making of mists, poultices and creams. Add these skills to a full aromatherapy massage treatment, including lymph drainage strokes, polarity therapy techniques and acupressure points. Your clients will be beating at your door for further treatments.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Students who have already achieved a Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice, Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy or higher qualification within these areas.

CONTENT
Learn the art of essential oil blending, making of mists, poultices and creams.

OUTCOMES
Statement of attainment for the following units:

HLTARO402B Plan Aromatherapy Treatment
HLTARO403B Provide the Aromatherapy Treatment
HLTARO408B Provide the Aromatherapy Massage Treatment
HLTARO401C Work within an Aromatherapy Framework
HLTARO507B Analyse and compare different complementary health modalities

Diploma Of Remedial Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to perform massages for relaxation and health purposes. You will learn skills to assess a client&,#146,s massage needs and plan and conduct a remedial massage based on a knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathology and using skills in a wide range of soft tissue massage techniques. You will also learn to work safely and ethically in a health care environment, to communicate effectively with clients and other health care workers and to operate your own massage practice. During this qualification you will be required to conduct and complete a large number of massages of varying types, work on a variety of community clients and attend and work in and with the massage industry.

Embedded into this qualification is the Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice.

These qualifications provide the practical skills and knowledge to perform remedial massage techniques for relaxation and e... [Read More]


Endeavour College of Natural Health

Training Centres/Campuses: Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, , Australia
Phone No.: +61 7 3257 1883

Couples Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Over one weekend participants will discover the benefits of massage using techniques that do not require a massage table. An introduction to Aromatherapy with essential oil blends that promote relaxation and togetherness will also be used, adding another dimension to the full body massage sequence.

This two day short course provides an overview of the principles involved in Swedish massage along with techniques that can be used to provide a full body relaxation massage. The courses is designed for couples and the price includes two people.

In this short course participants will learn:

� The benefits of swedish massage
� Safety considerations for massage techniques and using essential oils.
� Aromatherapy blends for couples massage
� Full body Swedish Massage sequence

This short course is designed to teach participants how to massage their partner so don&,#146,t forget to bring along a friend or loved on... [Read More]

Hot Stone Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Hot Stone Massage is an increasingly popular style of massage due to the benefits which cannot be reached by massage alone. Heated volcanic basalt stones are chosen as they retain applied heat. Some are placed on certain parts of the client to relax the mind and body, while others are used by the therapist to release muscle tension. This massage style is also gentle on the therapist’s hands as the basalt stone’s profound effects only require a light application.

This short course offers therapists in the industry an opportunity to enhance thier skill set to better cater for their clients. You will learn:

The history of Hot Stone Massage
The effects and benefits
Contraindications to the treatment
Application technique
All participants will also receive a Hot Stone Massage during the course as each other’s model.

Seated Massage Workshop

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This one day short course teaches the techniques required to confidently perform Seated Massage based on the principles of traditional Chinese massage.

This Entry Level workshop is for qualified therapists and massage students who wish to broaden their scope of knowledge and skill-set. However, anyone interested in beginning a career in remedial therapies is welcome to enrol, as techniques can be modified to suit skill level.

Participants will learn the skills required to apply seated massage techniques safely and effectively over the neck, shoulders, arms and hands.

You will learn:

The history of Tui-Na Massage
The principals of Chinese massage including the flow to Qi in the body
Practical massage techniques used over the clothes
Practical participation in performing a seated massage routine

Swedish Massage

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This Entry Level short course is designed as an introduction to massage therapy and covers a range of the practical and theoretical principals required to perform a Swedish therapeutic massage. This short course equips the participant with the skills and knowldge to provide family and friends with a 45 minute full body relaxation massage.

In this two day short course you will learn:

How to safely use massage techniques
The effects of massage on the body
Basic body mechanics
Practical massage strokes and techniques
A full body Swedish massage routine
This short course is designed for anyone interested in beginning a career in remedial therapies, or for learning Swedish massage in a fun and friendly learning environment. Given the practical nature of this course, it is great to do with a friend or family member.

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