HLT52215 Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies

Delve into the dynamic therapy of Shiatsu – a traditional Japanese Massage technique that provides a holistic approach to manage heath and wellness. This modality assesses, modifies and harmonises the Ki (Life Force) of an individual.

Course Description

” When you touch one thing with deep awareness, you touch everything ”

Lao Tzu

Shiatsu is based on the theory of the 5 elements, and it is widely used as a maintenance treatment.  It has been shown to be beneficial to conditions such as: Asthma, allergies, headaches and migraines, stress and fatigue.

The Oriental Therapies component comprises of: Pulse, Moxibustion, Diet Therapy, Gua Sha and Cupping.

Duration: 12 Months

Practical sessions are held at Melbourne University, Hawthorn Campus.

Entry Requirements

Prior to enrolling in this training program learners must complete a suitability form.

Applicants must obtain the new (October 2020) HLTAID011 -Provide First Aid qualification prior to 2021 clinics (approximately 3 months from start of course) if they do not already have a current HLTAID003.

Please note that HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (replaced HLTAID001) must be renewed every 12 months.

It is also a requirement of The Collective Wellness Institute that all applicants complete a Literacy & Numeracy Test prior to enrolment if they have not received a nationally recognised training qualification at Certificate IV level or above.

Participants who wish to complete the qualification within 12 months will be required to study at least 30 hours per week. Participants with existing underpinning skills and knowledge may complete the qualification within a shorter timeframe based on their application to achieving completion of the required learning and assessments

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Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies Curriculum

Shiatsu Therapy Association Australia 

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