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Introduction to Massage Therapy

Introduction to Massage Therapy (350 hours)

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Program Duration: 350 hours

The Introduction to Massage Therapy program is a 350-hour massage therapy course for beginners that focuses on the basic principles of relaxation massage. This Massage Therapy Program can provide credit towards receiving a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) License. 

Using our holistic techniques of western science and eastern healing, the program focuses on the entry-level understanding of:

  • Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology
    • Basic understanding of the body and its relationship to all inner structures and related pathology involved in the structural and functional changes the body goes through.
  • Hands-On Relaxation Massage Techniques
    • Stretching
    • Anxiety management 
    • Stress relief 
    • Soft-touch massage
  • Communication and Assessment 
    • Learn effective communication skills to ensure successful consultation processes with clients
    • Learn how to assess and diagnose clients pain and injuries, both physical and mental

Delivery of the Introduction to Massage Therapy Program:

  • All of our classes are making a transition onto an online platform due to COVID-19.
  • Homework and Written Exams are online to provide you with maximum flexibility via our Wholistic Health Training Moodle. 

If you are looking for a career change, but do not know if Massage Therapy is the right career for you, try out our Introduction to a Massage Therapy program, which has massage therapy courses for beginners. Wholistic Health Training and Research Centre blends both Western and Eastern medicine to provide you with an education that is transferable to plenty of other career paths. Some of these career paths include massage therapy, acupuncture, physiotherapy, naturopathic medicine and more. If you are already in the holistic health field and are looking to expand your horizons, our Introduction to Massage Therapy program is a perfect start to that journey. 

Our Introduction to Massage Therapy Program is a pre-requisite to our: 

Basic Massage Therapy Program

Advanced Professional Massage Therapy Diploma Program

Upgrade Your Hours:

Are you already a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)? We offer continuing education credit courses that are necessary to maintain your membership at a registered massage association in Alberta. 

Student Massage Clinic:

Wholistic Health Training & Research Centre provides every student with access to work with a registered massage therapist (RMT) in our student massage clinic. They also have the opportunity to take advantage of this amazing service that the student massage clinic offers and receive a cheap massage in Edmonton.

Whether you want to begin the path to an RMT License or take classes to learn a new skill, call us today to learn more about our massage therapy training, various massage courses and massage therapy continuing education workshops in Edmonton. Enroll now or connect with us today at 780-461-6708 to learn more.

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