Massage TherapyDurham College

About this Program

Level: Advanced Diploma in Massage Therapy

Discpline: Rehabilitation and Therapy

Length: 6 semesters

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Application Fee: $100.00 waived
Tuition Fee: $13,322.00

Oshawa Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed

Program Description

In this program, students will acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to provide safe, effective and ethical care at the entry-level of practice within the massage therapy profession.Major emphasis is placed on the foundation of Anatomy and then applied through hands-on techniques in clinic settings. Students practice and develop effective communication skills, critical thinking and decision-making ability to meet legal and ethical obligations according to legislative and profession-specific guidelines. Self-care techniques, entrepreneurial knowledge and assessment skills are also emphasized.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.