Graduates are able to join most major associations and arrange professional indemnity insurance. Once insurance is received, the therapist can apply to receive a provider number from a variety of health insurance companies for employment in Australia.
MEDIBANK Provider recognition will be given to MSQ graduates
Massage Schools of Queensland is affiliated with the following associations:
AAMT Australian Association of Massage Therapists
ANTA Australian Natural Therapists Association
AMT Association Massage Therapist
STAA Shiatsu Therapist Association of Australia
IAAMA International Aromatherapy & Aromatic Medicine association (Australian Branch)
ACPET Australian Council for Private Education and Training
RAA Reflexology Association of Australia
The Gold Coast is a world-renowned holiday destination, and the tourism industry provides a valuable source of employment for the Massage, Remedial Therapy, Reflexology or Shiatsu professional in clinics, day spas, health retreats, gyms, resorts and hotels.
In the sporting arena, the benefits of training and competing on the Gold Coast are becoming more obvious throughout Australia and the world. As this industry grows, opportunities for the sports-trained Massage Therapist increase.
Self-employment is also a popular option for many therapists at both a therapeutic and remedial level. Overall, the massage industry continues to expand as the obvious health benefits of massage become more apparent to the general public.