Make a difference as a Massage Therapist

Prepare for your new career as a Massage Therapist with the Massage Therapy diploma program at Robertson College.  Combining theory with practical training, this comprehensive program covers everything that Massage Therapists must know, fully preparing you for a career in physiotherapy clinics, spas, chiropractic practices, sports injury clinics, fitness centres and wellness centres.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • winnipeg
  • brandon
  • calgary

Program Highlights

The Robertson College Massage Therapy program provides research and evidence-informed education that goes beyond the standards in the key areas of anatomy, physiology, therapeutic techniques, and research.

  • Learn to properly assess client problems with an understanding of their specific issues
  • Be introduced to orthopedics and learn how to perform orthopedic physical assessments to assess gait and posture
  • Learn about the skeletal system, relevant ligaments, and the nerve supply of the upper and lower extremity so that you may have the proper foundation for professional practice
  • Be able to design and implement appropriate treatment plans and to evaluate progress
  • Gain an understanding of clinical massage treatments including how to treat postural dysfunctions, overuse injuries, neck and head conditions, systemic disorders and musculoskeletal injuries
  • Apply the theoretical knowledge learned in the classroom in a 150-hour practicum arranged by the college
  • Demonstrate and apply the knowledge learned in a research project

Massage Therapy Practicum

This program includes 150 hours of practicum where you will be given the opportunity to integrate the theory from the classroom into practice in a massage therapy setting.

what you could be earning in less than one year$29,016 - $43,680wage data taken from payscale.com and occinfo.alis.alberta.ca
program duration48 Weeks
  • 1,200 hours [includes 150 hours of practicum]
  • Learn from experienced and qualified instructor who bring real-life experience and insight into the classroom
  • Benefit from small classes and an interactive, hands-on learning experience
  • Upon completion, students may continue to Advanced Massage Therapy to further their training
  • Lifetime career services to help you conduct a thorough job search and to provide job search assistance
  • Financial assistance is available to students who qualify

Career Opportunities

Our students are trained to start a career as a Massage Therapist or Remedial Massage Therapist.

Let’s Get Started

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