Diploma in Holistic Massage

The Diploma in Holistic Massage will be renamed to the *NZ Diploma in Relaxation and Wellness in 2018.

This course provides students with a thorough understanding of massage techniques required to move forward into Aromatherapy and other therapeutic/Sports massage training.  It is a great foundation course for complementary therapy studies.  Anatomy and physiology needs to be studied alongside and with Massage, so that the student has complete knowledge of the structure and functions of each area on which they are working.  You will need to enrol on the Anatomy & Physiology course separately.  This can be an option to staircase into the Diploma in Aromatherapy.

In 2017 the course will be structured in week block modules x 3 weeks a year in Nelson.

* Subject to NZQA approval

NZQA, IFPA & ITEC qualifications are the best way to start your career in the natural health, complementary and sports industries. Recognised in over 35 countries worldwide; an ITEC qualification will help you wherever you choose to work.

 Please contact us for further information or an enrolment brochure.  There is only 1 intake each year.  

Start Date

End Date

Day(s) of Week


27th March  2017

17th July 2017

9th October 2017

31st March 2017

21st July 2017

13th October 2017

Monday to Friday

Monday to Friday 

Monday to Friday




Downloadable Information 

Enrolment Brochure