Infant Massage Course Pre-Requisites
You will need to meet the following criteria to gain entry to this course in Cue-Based Infant Massage and Parent-Infant Relationship Education.
Step 1: complete the first three subjects
We ask all potential students to complete the first three subjects of the course, before you enrol.
You can do these online, at any time that suits you, for free.
We ask you to complete these subjects before you enrol, so you can try the course before having to commit to a full enrolment.
Step 2: Meet the enrolment criteria
Once you have done the pre-course subjects, you will need to meet the following infant massage course pre-requisites to enrol in the full training.
To enrol in this course you must be at least 18 years old when your course starts.
To gain entry into this course you must have ONE of the following:
(a) A health, welfare, early childhood, child development or a related qualification at diploma level or higher.
(b) A Certificate IV (or higher) in Massage.
(c) A Certificate IV (or higher) which includes the unit HLTAAP001 – Recognise Healthy Body Systems or an equivalent unit.
(d) Have relevant equivalent work, volunteer or life experience. This can be related to the care, health and well-being of infants. It may also be in a health education or promotion role. Your life experience as a parent, grandparent or carer of children is relevant experience for entry to this course.
To gain entry into this course you must also be of good character. This means you must not hold any criminal convictions that would prevent you from working with children or other vulnerable people. You must also be in good standing with any associations, registration bodies or other similar organisations with whom you are associated.
You will need sufficient English literacy and numeracy skills to complete this course. We recommend a minimum of year 10 level English.
You will also need to have a basic knowledge of the human body, sufficient to enable you to achieve the learning outcomes of this course.