MASSAGE THERAPY 500

Become a highly trained and qualified massage therapist at Cosmotek College.  Affordable tuition, financial aid, and flexible schedule

"Become a highly trained and qualified massage therapist at Cosmotek College.  Affordable tuition, financial aid, and flexible schedule"

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

The massage therapy 500 course of study consists of 500 clocked hours prepare you to take the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) Certification.

More and more people are realizing the therapeutic and rejuvenating qualities of massage.  That means great job prospects for you as a well-trained massage therapist.  At Cosmotek College, with our unique curriculum including the best of Eastern, Western and Ancient practices as well as the latest techniques.  Cosmotek College Massage Therapy program is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment as a Massage Therapist.  Upon completion of our Massage Therapy program, you will gain in–depth educational skills that increase your knowledge and develop specialized techniques of massage; you will have all the tools you need to succeed as a certified Massage Therapist.  The course is designed to prepare students to take on a rewarding career as a highly competitive professional in the massage industry. 

 

 

EDUCATIONAL GOALS:

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

  •      Talk with clients about symptoms, medical history, and desired results
  •      Evaluate clients to locate painful or tense areas of the body
  •      Manipulate muscles or other soft tissues of the body
  •      Provide clients with guidance on stretching, strengthening, overall relaxation, and how to improve their posture
  •      Document client’s condition and progress

 

CAREERS:

After graduation, you will be facing a diversity of job possibilities including entry-level employment as a message therapist and or to enter private practice. You may choose to work in Massage clinics, Spas, Hospitals, Doctors’ offices or Sporting events and more!

Prerequisite: None

40 hours/week: 15 Weeks (approximate 4months)          

20 hours/week: 30 Weeks (approximate  7.5 months) 

 

Course Code

Subject

Hours

MAS1

The History and Advancement of Therapeutic Massage

10

COS6

Anatomy and Physiology

70

MAS3

Health and Hygiene

20

MAS4

Massage Practice, Contraindications

100

MAS5

Massage Techniques

280

MAS6

Business Practices & Ethics

20