About this course
The diploma program in Therapeutic Massage is designed to provide students with the physical and technical skills required by healthcare and personal service employers in a variety of massage settings. These include rehabilitation clinics, fitness centers, medical offices, hospital departments, spas, and integrative environments like chiropractic offices and sports fitness establishments. Students are instructed in and expected to perform a wide range of massage techniques ranging from relaxation skills and stress management to Swedish massage.
All clinical massage technique courses will include in-class bodywork. Students will also practice techniques under instructor supervision in the student clinic to hone their developing employee, client/therapist, and technical skills. This practice is required to improve and enhance the quality of bodywork.