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Advanced Massage Therapy Diploma Program Calgary

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.

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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.

Program Overview

Further your training with the Advanced Massage Therapy diploma program at Robertson College.

  • Ideal for students looking to advance their massage therapy careers, this program will provide the in-depth knowledge required to further your professional practice
  • Building on the concepts, techniques and skills gained in Massage Therapy (Year 1), the Advanced program will further explore Musculoskeletal Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathophysiology
  • In-depth study into the area of Orthopedic Assessment will allow you to properly assess and provide treatment
  • Have the opportunity to apply the concepts and techniques you learned in the classroom at our on-site public clinic and various outreach events


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

Advanced 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 at our on-site public clinic and various outreach events.

Christa McKegney

Christa McKegney is the Instructor and Program Coordinator for the Robertson College Massage Therapy programs in Calgary. Christa received her BA Kin (Hons) degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2001 before entering into massage therapy. After graduating from the 2200 hr program, Christa became an active member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) and started her own massage practice in London, Ontario. In addition, Christa also instructed massage students and taught courses in Kinesiology and Remedial Exercises, Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology. Christa relocated to Calgary in 2005 with her family and has continued practicing and sharing her passion for massage therapy with her students. In her role as Program Coordinator, Christa has played an essential role in developing the massage curriculum – ensuring it is delivered in a logical and progressive fashion that will enable our students’ success in the field post-graduation.

Christa McKegney
, BA Kin (Hons), RMT

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