Body Massage

About the Course

This course provides the skills and knowledge to perform a full body relaxation massage as well as the knowledge and skills required to provide relaxation treatments using reflexology techniques.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 166-54572V01
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

Broken Hill

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-54572V01-19BHL-006

Broken Hill

How will I study?

This course will require clinical practice sessions on models, it is required you provide some models to practice your skills on at TAFE.

This course is an introduction to full body relaxation massages, select aromatic oils and massage techniques and implement reflexology relaxation massage.
The course coveres knowledge of anatomy and physiology and lifestyle factors to design body massage routines, and provide advice on body products and protection from environmental damage.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
SHBBBOS002 Provide body massages
SHBBBOS004 Provide aromatherapy massages
SHBBBOS005 Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Classes start on Monday 11th February.Attendance is Monday & Wedneday evenings 6-9 for 9 weeks. Commitment to these days is essential for completion of the course.

Course length: 6 hours per week for 9 Weeks

Classes start at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM
Start Date: 6 February 2019
End Date: 10 April 2019

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131 601.