New Zealand Diploma in Wellness and Relaxation Massage

Bay of Plenty College of Homeopathy Limited

Subject area

Massage Therapy




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the health sector industry and massage therapy profession with people who can provide wellness and relaxation massage services.
Graduates will be able to work within the Massage New Zealand Scope of Practice Wellness and Relaxation Massage.
Graduates will communicate with and refer to remedial massage therapists, allied health professionals, wellness and medical professionals for those specialist services.
Graduates will be capable of working independently.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Entry into this programme requires applicants to have 80 Credits at NCEA Level 2, with 10 Credits in English plus numeracy and literacy or equivalent. Discretionary entry for applicants of 20 years or older (based on pre-enrolment interview). International students must provide evidence of English language proficiency as outlined in NZQA's Internationally Recognised English Proficiency Outcomes for International Students table ( or other NZQA acceptable evidence of English language proficiency, as detailed in Rule 18 of the NZQF Programme Approval and Accreditation Rules 2021 ( All applicants will be required to undertake police-vetting to ensure safety of other students and clients, and be interviewed by the College to ensure their suitability for the programme (including mental / physical wellness assessment to give and receive massage during the programme)

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,104 $7,104
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,333 $5,333
Total $12,438 $12,438

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 264 432
Phone: (0800) 264 432
Fax: (07) 578 1369

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Where does this information come from?

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