Massage Therapist Program

Your Massage Therapist Journey Begins Here

Student being coached by instructorYour journey to become a massage therapist in California begins here. Our Massage Therapist Program will prepare you to be a state certified Massage Therapist in California, and to allow you to pursue the rewarding career of your dreams.

Our graduates touch every corner of the Massage Therapy industry, enjoying a wide variety of careers that started with their training in massage therapy at Healing Hands School of Holistic Health. From working with athletes, to managing spas to the clinical settings of hospitals, rehabilitation centers and doctors’ offices – we’ve trained over 6,000 therapists who now work in these fulfilling environments.

Massage Therapist Program – 500 hours

At the completion of our 500 hour Massage Therapist training, you will be proficient in all of the essential massage modalities, and you will gain the additional skills needed to build a successful career.

We begin our training with the Circulatory Massage course, and further your education with comprehensive study of Anatomy for Body-workers, Shiatsu, Acupressure, Sports Massage and Deep Tissue Manipulation.

The program will prepare you with:

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  • Fundamental knowledge of anatomy and physiology
  • An understanding of both western and eastern bodywork training, done in a hands on environment of experiential training
  • The ability to communicate effectively with your clients, assessing their needs and helping them reach their health goals
  • Excellent skills in the massage and holistic health modalities
  • Tools to build an effective career
  • Body Mechanic Training: how to use your body correctly so that you have a long and healthy career

Massage Therapy Courses

  • Required : Circulatory Massage – 100 hours
  • Required : Anatomy for Body-workers – 100 hour
  • Choose 3:
    • Advanced Circulatory & Sports Massage – 100 hour
    • Deep Tissue Manipulations – 100 hour
    • Shiatsu & Oriental Healing Techniques – 100 hour
    • Tui Na: Chinese Massage Techniques – 100 hour

Tuition for the 500-hour Massage Therapist Program is $6,000

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