Course Title: Provide remedial massage treatment to athletes

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5207 Diploma of Remedial Massage

Course Title: Provide remedial massage treatment to athletes

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2009

Course Contact: Priya Atkinson

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4212

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to administer remedial massage treatments for athletes
This unit is based upon SRSMAS009A Integrate massage techniques to support athletes

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

This unit should be assessed after or in conjunction with the following related competency units:
•    HLTAP501A Analyse health information
•    HLTREM502B Provide remedial massage treatment
•    HLTREM503B Plan the remedial massage treatment strategy
•    HLTREM504B Apply remedial massage assessment framework
•    HLTREM505B Perform remedial massage health assessment
•    HLTREM510A Provide specialised massage treatment

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTREM513A Provide remedial massage treatment to athletes


1.    Identify common musculoskeletal injuries and associated treatment procedures

2.    Treat common musculoskeletal injuries

3.    Provide support packages for a client

4.    Evaluate services/treatment

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may consist of examinations, quizzes, practical demonstration, work based assessment or simulation, submission of your learning and assessment guide and assignments.