Learn to Massage

Course Overview

This one day Learn to Massage workshop will illustrate the beneficial ways in which massage can proactively combat common ailments, relieve stress, dissolve muscle tension and improve circulation.

We will cover massage therapy, basic anatomy, stretching, strengthening and flexibility exercises and postural analysis. This is a great gift idea for a partner or friend – come along and learn together!

By the end of this workshop, students will have an understanding of how to perform basic massage techniques and incorporate a range of techniques to provide a full body massage to family and friends.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across Northern and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Epping, Mt Druitt, Richmond, and Ryde. Enrol now!

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What you will learn

Course outline

This workshop covers massage therapy and basic anatomy.

Topics include:
  • Basic anatomy
  • Postural analysis
  • Massage techniques
  • Stretching, strengthening and flexibilty exercises

Course outcome

  • Students can expect to gain an understanding of how to perform basic massage techniques and incorporate a range of techniques to provide full body massage for family and friends.
  • Personal feedback relevant to each student will be provided.

What you need to know

Entry requirements

This level is for the complete beginner and assumes no prior knowledge. Participants will need to complete a health screening form on arrival

What you need to provide

  • Participants should wear light, comfortable clothing and bring a towel, water.

Other information

  • Course notes will be emailed to students at conclusion of session

Class details

Start Date25 May 2024
End Date25 May 2024
Time9:00am - 12:00pm
TutorPaul Taylor
Location Chatswood Campus


Delivery Mode

To meet the needs of our students Macquarie Community College balances delivery and engagement across permanent, regular and temporary delivery sites and offer face-to-face, remote zoom classes and self-paced learning options.

Ways to Study

  • On campus

Our college campus locations are:

    • Blacktown
    • Chatswood
    • Carlingford
    • Epping
    • Ryde
    • Mt Druitt
  • Virtual classroom
  • Complete workplace training
  • Combine ways to study


How you got questions? Please see our comprehensive FAQ page for everything you need to know about Macquarie Community College, our policies, student support, application and enrolment procedures.

How to Enrol

Step 1 - Choose Your Course

  • Select the non-accredited short course you are interested in.
  • Find a day and time that suits your schedule.

Note: Enrolment is open to anyone 18 years or older.

Step 2 - Enrol and Verify

  • Click ‘Enrol Now’ after selecting your course and schedule.
  • Enter your details on the enrolment page.
  • Verify your email through a secure link sent to your email address.
  • Complete the secure checkout and payment process.

Ensure you read the Terms and Conditions available at: Macquarie Community College Terms and Conditions. For assistance, call customer service at 1300 845 888.

Step 3 - Receive Your Enrolment Details

  • You will receive an immediate enrolment confirmation email upon successful enrolment. Check and read the attached Terms and Conditions.
  • The payer of the enrolment will receive a tax invoice immediately after processing.
  • You will receive a course reminder email a day before your class begins.
  • For Online Zoom classes, a Zoom link and password will be emailed the day before class. Use the same link and password for subsequent sessions if applicable.