Benefits of Studying On Campus
Science Based Curriculum
All our courses are science-based and have been written by a specialist team, using the same textbooks and reference materials as physiotherapists, osteopaths and myotherapists. Current, high-level, quality learning materials are guaranteed.
Over 80% Graduation Rates
We have one of the highest student graduation rates in our industry; with almost 80% of students completing their enrolled course. It is the motivated, supportive and experienced Q Academy team that helps our students get to graduation.
Very High Student Satisfaction rates
In February 2019 the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) conducted a survey of over 500 of our Q Academy graduates and students and 93% of the respondents indicated that they would recommend studying at Q Academy to their friends and family.
Competitive Fees & Payment Options
To help students start studying sooner, we offer 3 different payment options for eligible courses. Up-front and self-funded, or through loan services such as MacCredit or the Government’s VET Student Loan Scheme.
On Campus Massage Courses Available
Diploma of Remedial Massage (Health & Wellness Program)
Our Diploma of Remedial Massage provides great foundational knowledge and skill in remedial massage. This course is the most time and cost-effective way to become a Remedial Therapist, so you can start a career in the manual therapies industry with a blend of practical remedial massage techniques plus nutrition to support general client wellness.
Diploma of Remedial Massage (Advanced Rehab Program)
Q Academy is now offering the unique Diploma of Remedial Massage (Advanced Rehab Program), to give graduates a competitive edge. Learn additional skills, modalities and expanded treatment options to be more sought after by clients and employers.
Diploma of Remedial Massage (Sports Therapy Program)
Q Academy’s Remedial Sports Therapy program can give you the specialist knowledge and skills needed to assess, train, treat, prevent dysfunctions and rehabilitate professional or recreational athletes of any sport.
Diploma of Remedial Massage
Study a massage therapy course online with Q Academy. Complete the HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage online, with the ultimate flexibility and convenience that comes with studying online.
Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
Q Academy’s HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy is an elementary-level qualification in the massage industry. It will give you the basic theoretical and practical skills surrounding massage therapy.
Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy
Maximise your career potential, expand your manual therapy skills and increase your treatment scope with dry needling, kinesiology and rigid tapping, corrective exercise prescription and the use of therapeutic modalities such as TENS.
Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Online
Want to start your journey to becoming a massage therapist, but find classroom hours a challenge to meet? Q Academy’s Certificate IV in massage therapy online course has everything you need to start.
Traditional Flame Cupping
Cupping is a highly popular and sought-after therapy which involves applying a vacuum with plastic or glass cups to relieve muscular tension & assist in facial release.
The theory behind traditional Thai massage is based on traditional Thai medicine and the premise that the human body contains 10 energy lines (sen), which extend the full length of the body.
This workshop is designed to increase the skills and knowledge of therapists to assist when working with athletes, sporting teams or other active clients in relation to injury prevention and management.
Reflexology is based on the principle that reflex areas in the feet, hands and ears relate to the internal organs and other structures of the body.
This workshop is based on the highly popular and sought-after cupping therapy that helps release muscular tension & assist in facial release.
This is not a stretching course, but a course about movement. You will learn how to integrate assessment, massage and exercise in a simple straight forward and effective way, and have fun doing so.
Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)
Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) is a very gentle specialised body treatment that encourages the flow of lymph, enhancing the body’s ability to recover and function naturally.
Kinesiology taping primarily targets musculoskeletal pain following injury and/or fatigue. It is widely used in many areas of the sporting community including Olympians and elite sporting teams.
Introduction to Massage
See if massage is something you would like to do for a career or just be able to treat your loved ones.
Infant & Pregnancy Massage
This course is for massage therapists who are looking to expand their skills to be able to confidently treat expectant mothers and children.
Hot rock massage is a luxurious treatment using warm rocks to melt away stress and tension. Stones are placed under the body, on the body and are used to massage deep into the muscles.
Functional Foam Rolling
Introduce foam rolling to your treatments, or teach techniques to your clients.
This course is unique and more advanced than other Dry Needling short courses. It provides 72 hours of full-time face to face training and clinic over eight weeks and the nationally accredited Unit of Competency
Looking to broaden your skills and the services you can offer? Studying the introduction to body treatments is fun and easy and your clients will love the treatments.
Advanced Seated Massage
Become a confident therapist treating corporate clients. You will learn techniques on trigger points, how to incorporate Myofascial techniques (MFR), Shiatsu, METs, stretching and kneading techniques.
9 Steps to Positive Treatment Outcomes and Client Rebooking
It can be hard work getting clients in the door. With this short course we show you skills to keep your clients coming back! It is a fun, no nonsense workshop that will leave you with real skills and strategies to get the results you and your clients want.
Intro to Reflexology | General Interest Online Short Course
Lean the traditional Eastern practice of holistic health. This can be offered on its own or used with other treatments to provide a super-treatment!
Nutrition & Diet | General Interest Online Short Course
This subject provides students with the knowledge to confidently give advice and recommendations about nutrition to improve the health and well-being of their clients.
Swedish Massage | General Interest Online Short Course
Enjoy learning fundamental massage techniques, so you can offer treatments to friends and family.
Corporate Massage | General Interest Online Short Course
Want to learn how to provide a quick and effective relief for tension headaches, should and neck pain, stress and tension? Seated massage could be the short course for you!
Thai Massage | General Interest Online Short Course
Discover modern techniques of Thai massage using palms, knees and elbows which combine stretching and deep sustained pressure. This fully clothed massage technique is performed on a massage table and can deliver very effective results for clients.
Anatomy & Physiology | General Interest Online Short Course
An introductory course in human anatomy and physiology, this is a great course for anyone interested in a career in the health industry.
Intro to Massage | General Interest Online Short Course
Want to give a basic, yet effective, massage to your friends and family? This course is for you! This short course is also a great entry point if you’re considering becoming a professional massage therapist.
Intro to Reflexology | Nationally Accredited Online Short Course
Once you have completed this nationally accredited online short course (including assessments), you will receive a statement of attainment for Online.
Nutrition & Diet | Nationally Accredited Short Course
Upon completing this nationally accredited online short course (including assessments), you will receive a statement of attainment for Online Interpret and use information about nutrition and diet.
Reviews and counting
Gold Coast March 2012 Cert IV Grads
the course was great fun, learnt a lot, made friends. Actually had the best teacher in the world.
Gold Coast July Graduates- Stage 1( Certificate IV) Full Time
Gold Coast 2015 Full-Time Diploma October Graduates
I really enjoyed studying with Q. The teachers were great, the content was fascinating and the online tutorials were brilliant. (Not to mention the invaluable experience at clinic!) Thanks to Sarah and the team, I feel I can now re-enter the industry with renewed confidence, pride and a true sense of accomplishment.
Gold Coast Campus Part-time CERT IV Graduates – March 2016
Had an awesome experience doing Cert 4. Coaches and staff are amazing and the girls in my group, amazing and i hope to continue on in the future, friends and fellow work mates.
Brisbane Dry Needling October 2016
Q Academy is a reliable school and I really enjoyed this short course.