Vancouver Career College, Burnaby campus:
With six locations across BC, Vancouver Career College is a fully-accredited, first-class career training provider. At our Burnaby campus, we offer intensive, instructor-led diploma and certification programs in the fields of business, health care and technology, including our Registered Massage Therapy diploma program. Email: Contact us belowConvenient Location in Metro Vancouver:
Conveniently located in the centre of the Metro Vancouver area, Burnaby is a maturing urban area with a population of over 215,000. Our campus is situated in South Burnaby and is easily accessible by public transit, located on several major bus routes and a short walk from the SkyTrain.
Registered Massage Therapy Diploma Program:
This 96-week diploma program will give you the fundament
al skills and knowledge to become a massage therapist. It will prepare you to provide massage therapy services and treatments for injuries, medical conditions, and overall wellness. You will study a range of subjects, including anatomy, joints, physiology, and the nervous system. You will also learn various techniques, theories and methods of massage as well as assessment protocol, principles of treatment and therapeutic exercises. In addition, students will examine the scope of RMT practice in BC and the business of being a professional practitioner.
Throughout the program, you will have the opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge in the supervised Student Clinic, building upon new competencies and interacting with clients. Students also work closely with Clinic Supervisors to learn how to meet the needs of specific patient populations.
This program meets the competencies listed by the College of Massage Therapists of BC (CTMBC) Occupational Competency Profile. Graduates will also have met the educational requirements to apply for, and write the CMTBC registration exams.
“Every instructor we had was fantastic! They helped me achieve my goals by sharing their experiences. They’ve been there and done the job. We got a ton of insight about what to expect and how people work in the field.”
- Cheryl H., Vancouver Career College Graduate