Institute of Technology or PolytechnicSouthern Institute of Technology
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Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Jul 2024
Southern Institute of Technology
Study the New Zealand Diploma in Remedial Massage and become a qualified massage therapist. You will be able to work in the health and massage therapy industry and deliver remedial massage and wellness and relaxation massage.
The New Zealand Diploma in Remedial Massage will give you the recognised qualification needed to work independently in the massage industry.
You will learn the skills and knowledge needed to professionally deliver remedial massage and wellness and relaxation massage in the health or massage industries.
Students will learn to:
Demonstrate knowledge of biomedical, behavioural, educational, and social science bases of healthcare and apply knowledge to appropriately treat a variety of musculoskeletal and other system conditions.
Graduates of this diploma will be qualified to work as remedial massage therapists in a broad range of remedial massage settings.
To satisfactorily complete the New Zealand Diploma in Remedial Massage (Level 6) and be awarded this qualification the student must successfully achieve
Successful completion of the New Zealand Diploma in Wellness and Relaxation Massage (Level 5), or the first year of the Bachelor of Therapeutic and Sports Massage, or an equivalent programme of study to NZQA Level 5.
English Language Requirements