Health professionals and allied health professionals automatically meet the prerequisite requirements for the Paediatric Massage Consultant qualification.
By the conclusion of training, students will be able to...
- Prepare an appropriate environment to demonstrate touch therapy and massage techniques to parents.
- Provide clear, easy to follow demonstrations for parents on touch therapy and massage strokes for infants and older children.
- Understand potential stress signals displayed during massage in addition to massage contraindications for infants and children.
- Answer common questions regarding infant massage and provide correct and current advice on topics directly related to massage with infants (for example, oil recommendations and massage timing etc).
Staff are able to attend a 3-day intensive baby massage course in:
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Adelaide or Perth
If training dates and locations are not suitable, training can be completed via correspondence study. For correspondence study, practical tasks are completed via video submissions assessed by the IMIS head trainer.
Please contact our registrar with any questions: