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Recognition criteria

To apply for recognition please contact your professional Association.

For Reflexologists to attain Bupa recognition for benefit payment purposes, the applicant must have completed a Diploma of Reflexology at an Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO). Applicants without this must have their current competencies assessed by an RTO to determine equivalency.

The following courses meet these minimum requirements:

  • HLT51707 Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT51712 Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT52515 Diploma of Reflexology

Applicants must also meet the Compulsory Additional Recognition Requirements

Any educational qualifications substantially attained by distance only learning, online learning and external mode will not be recognised.

Professional Associations

The following Associations meet the requirements set out in the Bupa Accreditation Requirements for Professional Associations. Student membership is not acceptable.

Association Association Contact
Reflexology Association of Australia (RAA) Phone: 07 3396 9001
Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS) Phone: 02 9809 6800
Fax: 02 9809 7570

Please note that by accepting recognition with our fund you are agreeing to our Ancillary Provider Terms.

Our Ancillary Provider Terms for Natural Therapy Providers (PDF 258kB)

View Bupa Accredited Provider Associations

Bupa Accreditation Requirements for Professional Associations
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