International Students Information
Australasian College of Massage and Myotherapy (ACMM) welcomes students from all over the world. The following courses are available for overseas students:
8TH JULY 2019 – Remedial Massage
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MID 2019 – Myotherapy
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In order to study the HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage, a student must have a minimum IELTS score of 5.5. To enrol and study the 22316VIC Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy, a student must have a minimum IELTS score of 6.5.
Each student will also need to be at least 18 years of age for enrolment.
Overseas students should be aware that it is their duty to advise the provider of any change in their contact details (i.e. Australian residential address and telephone number) as automatic visa cancellation could occur without knowledge to the student. Such cancellation may not be revoked if it has occurred where the student has failed to keep the provider informed.
Overseas students studying in Australia must have private health insurance as a condition of their Student Visa. It is the student’s responsibility to organise their own health cover prior to and for the duration of their stay in Australia. The approximate cost of health care cover for one year is $500.00. Please note that you must apply for OSHC before you apply for your student visa.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY
The HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage and the 22316VIC Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy is taught in English. The college requires a high level of proficiency in written and oral English.
The minimum English Language proficiency is IELTS score of 5.5 (Remedial Massage) and IELTS score of 6.5 (Myotherapy). Evidence of English language proficiency must be provided for entry into either of our courses.
Students who have only achieved the minimum scores are encouraged to undertake further English language study. COURSE DURATION AND COMMITMENT FOR OVERSEAS STUDENTS Each course is run over two semesters (one year) on a full-time basis. In addition to 16 contact hours per week, a student will have a further 8 hours per week of self-guided home study.
Overseas students should be aware that they must maintain satisfactory course progress during their studies. If the student does not maintain satisfactory course progress they will breach their visa conditions and ACMM, as a registered provider, will be required to report the breach to Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs (DIMA) via Provider Registration and International Students Management System (PRISMS).
8th July 2019
(Remedial Massage) Mid 2019
STUDYING IN PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Perth City is the capital city of Western Australia and has an estimated population of approximately 1,896,000 (as of 2016). Perth has a healthy climate with low humidity with the temperature ranging from around 9C in winter and up to 30C in summer. The people of Perth experience the most sunny days than any other city in Australia, and is one of the few places in Australia where soft-sand beaches and beautiful parks meet a busy hub of restaurants, theatres, street art & culture.
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Why Choose ACMM?
The Australasian College of Massage & Myotherapy is located a short walk from Perth’s city centre & only a 5 minute walk from the Perth Train Station. We also have a number of cafes and restaurants within walking distance of our location.
ACMM has a fully functioning student clinic on campus where clients visit for treatments all at discounted rates. These treatments are all performed by current students; ensuring our students have access to hands-on, practical training.
Our Student Clinic is located on the ground level of our campus and is open to the public for treatments. Click here for more information.
HOW DO OVERSEAS STUDENTS ENROL?
To enrol, you must complete the Enrolment Application Form and provide your English Language Proficiency Score and Visa status (if applicable). Applications are then assessed and a phone interview is conducted with our course coordinator.
Australasian College of Massage & Myotherapy
60-62 Stirling Street
Perth WA 6000
Student Enrolment Officer:
P: +61 89228 4611
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