Course Title: Establish and manage a myotherapy practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6159 Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy

Course Title: Establish and manage a myotherapy practice

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 160

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019

Course Contact: Joshua Davies

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4333

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish and manage a myotherapy practice. It includes business skills, legal compliance and interacting with the health care system/other health professionals.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites for this unit.

Co-requisite: Use communication to build relationships CHCCOM002

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21873 Establish and manage a myotherapy practice


1. Develop a business plan for a myotherapy practice

2. Implement records management systems

3. Implement operational strategies and procedures

4. Establish and manage financial control of the myotherapy practice

5. Interact with health professionals and the health system

6. Maintain legal and ethical compliance

7. Evaluate the practice's performance

Learning Outcomes

Please refer to the Elements of competency.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may consist of written tests, in class activities, presentations & written reports.


Assessment Tasks

Task 1

Assessment 1:

Business plan review


To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.