Our Massage Therapy Programs and Workshops
Our next start date for our Certification Program is May 20, 2024
The Advanced Holistic Massage Therapist program is intended to provide students with intense training in the field of massage therapy and bodywork. Students will receive comprehensive training in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, and accompanying bodywork techniques. Coursework includes topics in the 500 hour program, but is not limited to: Anatomy, Pathology, Business, Ethics, Self-Care Techniques, Sanitation and Hygiene, Chair Massage, Lymphatic Drainage, Myofascial Release, Cranial Sacral, Aromatherapy, Shiatsu, Sports Massage. After 500 core hours are completed, students also complete 120 hours of externships or internships. Our staff will assist students in planning their personal program.
Our 500-hour Holistic Massage Therapist program involves comprehensive training in Anatomy, Physiology and Kinesiology, Pathology and Contraindications, Heath and Hygiene, Business, Legal Regulations and Ethics. Our program also includes comprehensive training in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, Trigger Point Massage, Myofascial Release Techniques, Geriatric & Hospice Massage, Injury Management Protocols, Eastern Studies, Lymphatic Drainage, Prenatal Massage, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Aromatherapy and Self-Care Techniques. Our 500-hour program complies with the CAMTC requirements for the Certified Massage Therapist.
For state certification, you will need to complete a total of 500 hours. This 250-hour Introductory Holistic Massage Practitioner course is for students with little to no massage training. You will receive training in Swedish massage along with accompanying complimentary bodywork techniques. This includes Anatomy, Health & Hygiene, Contraindications, Body Mechanics, Business and Ethics. You will also learn to address clients with low back pain, joint and muscular issues from injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, migraine headaches and more. You will learn effective ways to work “smarter, not harder”and how to provide clients relief from long-term pain and release of extended holding patterns.