About Us


Le Spa Massage Academy is a Brisbane based massage training provider. At LSMA, the courses offered cover all the fundamentals starting with an introductory theoretical session followed by extensive hours of practical training.

Massage courses at LSMA incorporate a wide range of techniques from the East to the West. This brings a blended mixture of both Western and Eastern styles of practice, from which students will be exposed to many different skillsets.

Your training at LSMA will set you up and help you discover, develop and deliver experienced massage skills through various teaching approaches. LSMA provides the perfect environment to learn, practise and develop both your skills and your confidence. 

With the constant and enthusiastic assistance from our knowledgeable staff, you will experience the course with joy and in a fun environment.

Upon completion, students will receive a LSMA certificate, which is internationally recognised under the International Institute for Complimentary Therapists (IICT). This will further enable students to gain professional full membership and insurance to practise professionally.

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Our Team

Kim Le Robertson
Founder & Managing Director

Founded by an Australian migrant, Le Spa Massage Academy aims to connect and help similar migrants raise their employability and self-sufficiency through affordable, short but qualified training courses.
Kim, the founder of LSMA was raised in a small rural district of Viet Nam in the 1980’s where her interest in massage was nurtured. In 2002, she started to work as an intern and later became a massage therapist and beautician at Six Senses Spa Evason Ana Mandara 5 Star Resort, Nha Trang, Vietnam

Founded by an Australian migrant, Le Spa Massage Academy aims to connect and help similar migrants raise their employability and self-sufficiency through affordable, short but qualified training courses.

With almost 20 years’ experience, Kim started work in this industry as an intern where she learnt the important fundamentals of massage therapy and customer service. This led to various positions at various upmarket locations including the Six Senses Spa Evason Ana Mandara 5-Star Resort in Nha Trang, Vietnam.

Kim has since worked at Six Senses Spa Puntacana Resort and Club in Punta Cana Dominican Republic as a spa therapist and later as the spa trainer.

After working in the Dominican Republic, Kim continued her profession as a spa director at Airways Hotel in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. About a decade, Kim returned to her hometown to help set up a new spa at Novotel Hotel, Nha Trang, Vietnam; where she worked as a spa and gym manager and also served as a hotel duty manager.

With this experience and reputation, Kim was invited to become a spa consultant and manager at the new Grand Mercure, Danang, Vietnam. Her responsibilities included setting up the new modern spa facility including the recruiting and training all staff, many of whom had little or no experience in this field.

Kim is a highly skilled massage and beauty therapist, spa trainer and spa manager with experience in the hospitality industry; working internationally in 5-star hotel and resort spas in countries including Vietnam, Dominican Republic, Papua New Guinea and Australia.

With the ability to facilitate business growth, develop a rapport with both guests and staff from different cultures; Kim is committed to both personal and professional development.

Kim moved to Australia in 2014 bringing with her qualifications in Vietnamese Massage, a bachelor in business administration and a Diploma in Sodashi therapy. She also has qualifications in Thai massage, Diploma of Spa Therapies, Treatment & Procedures and obtained Spa management and Spa development certificates in Thailand.

Since arriving in Australia, Kim has completed HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage at Q-Academy, a certificate in Anesi Skincare & Body Treatment Product Knowledge, A dual Diploma in Business Management and Marketing and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment at TAFE Queensland whilst working part-time as a massage therapist in spas and providing services to customers as a contracted part-time therapist. Her qualifications enable her to offer services as a qualified trainer.

Kim has a great interest in helping people in the community. Kim worked as a volunteer supporting Red Cross Retail Outlets, also tutored at TAFE in the Adult Migrant English Programs (AMEP) and volunteered for Vietnamese Community in Australia QLD Chapter in stress relief massage management.After almost two decades, she now looks forward to utilising the skills, experience and knowledge That she has developed to pass on her passion to future massage therapists.