Certificate IV in Massage Therapy (HLT42015)

Certificate IV in Massage Therapy (HLT42015)
Gold Coast
Course Duration
52 weeks
*Includes 46 weeks of study and 6 weeks of holiday


Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
Monday Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:45am Delivery Practical
10:45am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 1:00pm Delivery Practical
1:00pm - 1:30pm Break
1:30 - 4:30pm Delivery Practical

* Timetables are subject to change without previous notice and are available upon request.

Entry Requirement

There are no specific formal entry requirements for this qualification.

Gold Coast Learning Centre student entry requirements include the agreement that students will comply with Vet Entry Requirements.

Please note only Australian issued evidence is accepted.


  • Anatomy for massage
  • Massage techniques for relaxation and healing
  • How to communicate with other healthcare professionals and clients
  • Essential business skills needed to start your own massage practice

Career Oportunities

  • Massage therapist
  • Massage therapist aide
  • Remedial massage therapist aide

Units of Competency

CHCCOM006Establish and manage client relationshipsCore
CHCDIV001Work with diverse peopleCore
CHCLEG003Manage legal and ethical complianceCore
HLTAAP002Confirm physical health statusCore
HLTAID011Provide first aidCore
HLTINF004Manage the prevention and control of infectionCore
HLTMSG001Develop massage practiceCore
HLTMSG002Assess client massage needsCore
HLTMSG004Provide massage treatmentsCore
HLTWHS004Manage work health and safetyCore
BSBESB404Market new business venturesElective
HLTARO002Source and prepare aromatherapy productsElective
HLTREF002Provide reflexology for relaxationElective

* Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change elective units any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends.