Take the first steps towards your career in massage therapy
At first glance, attending a holistic massage therapy school may seem like a lot of effort just to give a massage. However, there is a lot more to massage therapy than meets the eye, which is why undertaking the right course is critical to making any progress in your career in massage therapy.
What is massage therapy?
Massage therapy involves the manipulation of soft body tissues to remedy or improve a person’s health and wellness. There are a wide array of techniques and methods of massage therapy to be mastered. When applied correctly, massage therapy can:
- Reduce pain and anxiety
- Alleviate cancer-related fatigue
- Help sleep disorders
- Reduce high blood pressure
- Assist with diabetes, lower back pain and depression
The difference between the Diploma of Remedial Massage and Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
The Remedial Massage Diploma offers not only the aforementioned introductory nutrition module but also delivers the graduate with a Certificate IV in Massage Therapy – this qualification is nested within the Diploma, so the published cost of tuition fees includes both qualifications. This makes the Remedial Massage Diploma the value for money option depending on your budget, offering a skill set of more advanced techniques.