Intro to Massage Therapy Courses

Intro to Massage Therapy Courses

Note: Due to COVID-19 physical distance requirements the 2-day Introduction to Massage course is offered remotely until December 2021.

Requirements for student registration include the following:

  • must register a minimuim of 4 days before the course start on Saturday - limited space available. Late registration not accepted
  • access to a hands-on practice "client" for the entire weekend. The client must give verbal video consent to be viewed in practice and testing sessions
  • reliable continuous internet, and webcamera (on smart phone or tablet) with speaker capability in order to view and submit videos to instructors
  • computer to access your account through the Langara login page in order to complete the final quiz on an on-line platform
  • download the Zoom video program onto your computer

The Introduction to Massage course is a required prerequisite for the CS RMT Diploma program. Langara accepts successful completion of a two full-day "Introduction to Massage" course (minimum 12 hours) from other RMT schools in BC. This course must be completed within 18 months of the RMT application submission.

Please click on the Introduction to Massage course tab (+) below for dates.

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Courses

Note: Due to COVID-19 physical distance requirements the 2-day Introduction to Massage course is offered remotely until December 2021.Designed for those pursuing a career in massage therapy, and those with a general interest in massage. Learn how to give a basic relaxation massage in this 2-day weekend workshop. This course is taught remotely using an on-line platform and Zoom. Students must find their own "client" to practice on for the weekend. Instructors will be guiding students to use proper body mechanics. Most students will not have massage tables; performing massage on the floor will require kneeling for long periods, and massaging on a bed/couch may be physically challenging. Taught by experienced Registered Massage Therapists, you are introduced to topics such as: massagetable set up, client draping, body mechanics and basic Swedish massage techniques.NOTE: Students have two attempts to complete this course.NOTE: To register, call the CS Registration Office at 604.323.5322.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50290 1 wknd Sa/Su Mar 20, 2021 0900-1700 Online Kaelin Beriault,
Delia Enevoldson,
Niki Jung,
Cora Van Wyck
$310 Online
50291 1 wknd Sa/Su Apr 17, 2021 0900-1700 Online Kaelin Beriault,
Delia Enevoldson,
Cora Van Wyck
$310 Online
60072 1 wknd Sa/Su May 15, 2021 0900-1700 Online Kaelin Beriault,
Niki Jung,
Cora Van Wyck
$310 Online
60073 1 wknd Sa/Su Jun 19, 2021 0900-1700 Online Kaelin Beriault,
Delia Enevoldson,
Cora Van Wyck
$310 Online
60074 1 wknd Sa/Su Jul 17, 2021 0900-1700 Online Delia Enevoldson,
Niki Jung,
Cora Van Wyck
$310 Online
60075 1 wknd Sa/Su Aug 14, 2021 0900-1700 Online Kaelin Beriault,
Niki Jung,
Cora Van Wyck
$310 Online