Get hands-on while you learn massage therapy techniques

Please note: This course has been superseded and some units and details of the course will change.
We will provide further details about the transition of your enrolment at a later date.

Our Massage Therapy course will teach you the practical skills and knowledge to work as a professional massage therapist in a variety of settings.

You’ll learn techniques like relaxation massage, Swedish massage, deep tissue massage and therapeutic massage. Learning a range of massage techniques will enable you to work with various clients and positively impact their wellbeing.

Assess and treat real members of the public under guidance of our experienced clinic supervision team in our Student Massage Clinic.

Once successfully completed, you’ll be qualified to perform relaxation massage and register with professional associations. You may find employment as a therapist at a day spa, health resort or multidisciplinary clinic.

Two days per week: Mondays and Wednesdays (times will vary based on the term).

You’ll complete 80 hours of supervised practical placement in our Massage Clinic working on real clients.
These hours are a fixed component and timetabled into the course.

All practical and clinical content is delivered on campus.

This courses include practical placement, is nationally recognised by professional associations and peak bodies, allowing you to register as a Massage Therapy provider.

Association of Massage ThereapistsAustralian Natural Therapists AssociationMassage and Myotherapy Association  

Course code
Delivery location
Not available for International students
Full Time, 34 weeks.
Start dates
February, July

Please note: Students may be required to undertake an assessment of their literacy and numeracy as part of their application process.

Nationally Recognised Training logoChisholm is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and provides Nationally Recognised Training (NRT). This means you can be assured that our training will provide you with a qualification that is recognised and respected across Australia.

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.