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CERTIFICATE IN MASSAGE (LEVEL 4) CODE SP1005

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SPORT AND EXERCISE SCIENCE This school offers programmes covering areas such as: high performance sport, exercise rehabilitation, fitness training, outdoor adventure, physical education and coaching, recreation, exercise physiology, sport nutrition, physical activity and health.


Duration Where Applications Close Starts Fee Guideline

21 weeks part-time Avalon Campus, Hamilton July, 2010 Semester 2, 2010 $1680 (tuition fee) + $68.53 (H&C and SA fee) = $1749 incl gst

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION The Certificate in Massage (Level 4) aims to provide you with the theoretical and applied skills at a level that will allow you to work as massage therapists. Successful candidates with this qualification are eligible to apply to Massage New Zealand (MNZ), for Certified Massage Therapist (CMT), status which will ensure suitable career pathways in the massage therapy industry. The programme will be delivered part-time, with work to be completed on-line or using blended delivery methods. Some practical components will require attendance at block sessions (usually over weekends).

standards credits (or equivalent at level 2). Suggested subjects include English, Physical Education and/or Biology.

• Applicants whose first language is

neither English nor Maori will be required to have an IELTS score of 6.0 or better (with a score of 5.5 or better in the written band)

• For health and safety reasons you must

declare any health conditions and hold a current New Zealand Comprehensive First Aid Certificate (or acquire one within three months of commencing the programme).

ENQUIRIES For more information please contact Wintec on 0800 2 wintec (0800 2 946832) or email sport@wintec.ac.nz. You may also contact the Tutor Stephen Burden on 07 834 8800 extn 8131.

PROGRAMME CONTENT/STRUCTURE You will study: • Anatomy • Physiology • Massage Techniques • Theory of Massage • Massage Business Practice GRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES The Certificate in Massage (Level 4) may lead to employment in a variety of settings including: health and fitness centres, spa resorts, multi-disciplinary health clinics, community organizations and self employment. ENTRY CRITERIA

• Open entry. However, it is preferred

that applicants under 20 years of age have completed four years of secondary education, and at least 12 NCEA – unit

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the content of this flyer is correct at the time of printing. The fee guideline is applicable to NZ citizens and permanent residents. Reorder WT0210/1006


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