Certificate IV in Bowen Therapy 10846NAT

“Love what you do and do what you love.”

Ray BradburyAuthor

The nationally recognised Certificate IV in Bowen Therapy 10846NAT allows you to learn this gentle modality to address the most varied of clients’ needs, and begin a new career as a qualified Bowen therapy practitioner!

With a qualification that is industry-approved in Australia and allows you to tailor your work environment to suit your needs, what’s stopping you? Whether you’re new to holistic health or an established practitioner, Bowen therapy is a wonderful modality and a great career! This course is suitable for beginner bodyworkers as well as established health practitioners, such as nurses, midwives, massage therapists, naturopaths and more.

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Course Recognition

Nationally Recognised

Completion of the only nationally recognised Bowen course offered in Australia*, allows you to feel secure that our courses have been consistently upgraded to meet the high quality standards of education in Australia.

Graduates of the Certificate IV in Bowen Therapy 10846NAT can join Bowen Association Australia as a Full Member.

Areas covered in this course:

  • Bowen therapy techniques
  • The structures & workings of the human body
  • Musculoskeletal dysfunctions
  • Bowen Therapy and body systems
  • Stress management procedures
  • Working with sports and movement disciplines
  • Treating a broad selection of conditions
  • The role of Fascia within the body
  • Working with newborns & children
  • Adapt practices to the individual e.g. ‘seated’, cultural aspects
  • Work on skin or light clothing
  • Health management
  • Operating a Bowen Therapy business

Course Delivery

The course is a blend of distance learning and practical in-class learning. Please note: due to the current COVID-19 crisis, face-to-face classes have been postponed until after the end of the financial year. Now is the ideal time to get started on your distance learning!

Here at BTA, we know that life can get busy. The Certificate IV in Bowen Therapy has been designed with flexible study plans to enable you to study whilst managing your other commitments!

Our dedicated Student Services team are here to guide you through your Bowen journey, alongside our experienced BTA Instructors.

View Units of Competency

Certificate IV in Bowen Therapy 10846NAT

  • NAT10846002 Perform Bowen therapy assessment
  • NAT10846003 Perform Bowen therapy treatments
  • BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others
  • HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
  • BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology
  • NAT10846001 Work within a Bowen therapy framework
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
  • BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
  • CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships
  • CHCPRP005 Engage with health professionals and the health system
  • HLTAID003 Apply first aid*

*PLEASE NOTE: Apply First Aid must be completed through an External Provider. This unit is not offered by BTA.

Entry Requirements

  • No prior bodywork experience required
  • 18 years or over
  • Australian Resident
  • Have sound language, literacy and numeracy skills (at least Year 10 English, or equivalent)

Computer Requirements

  • Internet access
  • Microsoft Office (2013 or later)
  • Adobe Reader to open and read .pdf documents
  • Basic computer skills

Fees & Duration

Course Duration: Minimum of 12 months and a maximum of 18 months

Course Fees: $5,445 – Get in touch for the full course brochure and cost breakdown, including our flexible payment options.


  • No upfront costs
  • Pay As You Go, where you only pay for the module(s) you enrol into. This spreads your total course cost over 12-18 months.

Centrelink funding available to those who are eligible

Career Opportunities

  • Join an established business as a Bowen Therapist
  • Establish your own private Bowen practice
  • Already a health practitioner? This Bowen qualification allows you to specialise in patient comfort. Health professionals who have completed the Bowen course include:
    • Physiotherapists
    • Chiropractors
    • Remedial Massage Therapists
    • Occupational Therapists
    • Doctors
    • Palliative Care
    • Registered Nurses and Midwives