Do you live in Melbourne and want to work with families by teaching parents correct infant massage techniques?
Then our baby massage classes in Melbourne are exactly what you have been looking for.
Get Qualified in Baby Massage Melbourne
Recognised by the Massage Association of Australia, our baby massage courses in Melbourne offer several pathways to achieving a qualification, depending on your desired course outcomes.
Getting certified as a baby massage instructor can allow you to earn a full-time income, have additional money coming in on the side or, if you already work with new families in your current role, expand the services and support you provide.
Applying is easy, and you can choose in-person class training or fully-supported correspondence training.
Explore your options to become a trained baby massage instructor. Depending on whether or not you already have a related qualification, we can provide you with a choice between two certificates: theCertified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI) and Paediatric Massage Consultant (PMC) certification.
There are no prerequisites, and you have the option of taking a self-paced online course from home or meeting with an expert teacher in person as part of our group classes.
Why Take Baby Massage Classes?
Learning how to teach safe and effective baby massage in Melbourne is a fantastic option for individuals searching for flexible, fulfilling employment with babies and their families.
Our baby massage course in Melbourne can provide you with the choice to work as a Paediatric Massage Consultant, for healthcare professionals or professionals working in related fields such as allied health, natural therapies or early childhood education. This will enable you to further diversify the services you provide to new parents.
Baby massage is a wonderful way for parents and caregivers to learn their baby's cues and develop a special bond between parent and baby, in their own home. Not only that, but it provides many benefits for the baby, from relaxation and reducing their stress hormones to developing their coordination, as well as targeting potential health issues in the baby such as colic, constipation, chest congestion or sleep issues.
For any questions about our baby massage classes in Melbourne or how having this qualification can provide you with many benefits, as well as the families who will come to rely on your practice, please feel free to reach out to us. We will be more than happy to answer any queries you may have about the benefits of completing one of our recognised baby massage courses in Melbourne.
Please choose one of the following options to register for infant baby massage training in Melbourne:
- Register online by clicking here.
- Request a brochure from the Infant Massage Information Service, and send us the enclosed application form via mail or email.
- Register by phone by dialling 1300 558 608.
The cost of becoming a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI) is between $1125 and $1650. We offer a range of enrolment package options at various price points. There are no prerequisites for this certification.
The cost to become a Paediatric Massage Consultant (PMC) is between $1485 and $2010. Students must have prior certification in health, allied health, natural therapies, or early childhood education in order to apply for this paediatric-level qualification. To learn more about how to become a paediatric massage consultant, click here.
You have a choice of how to equip your baby-massage business. 'Bronze' is our essential package for everything you need, but we recommend 'Silver' if you're ready to start marking waves. However, the best value lies in 'Gold' - this all-inclusive pack provides both course training and promotional materials with stock included so that it's easier than ever to get started straight away. For full details, have a look at our Fee Structure. With IMIS qualifications at your fingertips, sucess is just around the corner.
Click here to see the interest-free payment plans we have available.
Once you have completed your baby massage course in Melbourne, you will be able to instruct parents in infant massage methods and provide them with pertinent guidance in your capacity as a baby massage instructor.
According to research, both parent and baby can benefit greatly from massage therapy for babies. The child will be both relaxed and stimulated, as well as engaged as they learn to bond with their caregiver. With your full qualification as an instructor, you will be able to confidently assist parents to provide baby massage for their children.
To learn more about what it's like to be a Certified Infant Massage Instructor, click here.
- How do massage strokes and massage techniques differ for a baby?
- What kind of massage oil is best for a baby?
- What time of day is ideal for a regular baby massage?
- What is the ideal duration for baby massage sessions?
- Are there specific methods for older kids, children with additional needs, or preterm infants?
- How can baby massage sessions address specific health issues such as colic?
Through our classes and sessions, you can help guide caregivers to better understand their baby's cues. Parents can support their infants and children in their own home, as well as potentially provide relief for health issues such as colic, constipation or sleep disturbances.
To get a complete list of the study modules in our baby massage group classes and correspondence study, click here. It’s important to note, students study the same content whether they train face-to-face or via correspondence.
Questions about baby massage classes?
The Infant Massage Information Service would be pleased to assist you if you have any queries regarding enrolling in our classes for baby massage in Melbourne. Please use the online form or contact us at 1300 558 608 with any queries.
As well as our classes and sessions, you can browse our online store for organic baby massage oil, or learn more about our course locations such as:
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