The Sydney Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine has a commitment to the community that goes beyond its clinical programs and includes the most comprehensive educational programs available. Our graduates are empowered and ready to serve the community working alongside other therapists in a variety of clinical settings.

Vocational Education Courses

Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Course

The Certificate IV in Massage Therapy qualifies students to fulfil the role of a massage therapist who provides general health maintenance treatments. This program attracts students that are wanting to enter the industry, as well as those individuals who are already employed but wish to receive formal qualifications.

Diploma of Remedial Massage

The Diploma of Remedial Massage is suitable for experienced and new students who desire a Diploma level qualification in Traditional Chinese Medicine Remedial Massage. This program enables the student to fill the role of a massage therapist who provides therapeutic remedial massages, according to the TCM, remedial massage framework of Tui Na.

Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage

The Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine Remedial Massage trains new or experienced students to work with patients with soft tissue dysfunction, musculoskeletal imbalance, or restrictions in range of motion.

Higher Education

SITCM also offers a four-year undergraduate degree, the Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine. This course gives students a comprehensive foundation in the theory and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine. The course includes the study of biomedical science, acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and it’s dispensing, as well as the role that a professional Chinese medicine practitioner in the Australian healthcare system.

All four courses offered by SITCM are recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework. The Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine is accredited by the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia, making graduates eligible for professional registration in Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, and Chinese Herbal Dispensing.

To learn more about the educational services offered by SITCM or anything else, contact us today.