Course in Massage

General

Program Description

Massage therapy is recognized by many individuals and even by medical professionals as highly effective in alleviating and managing many kinds of body pains and illnesses. With such acceptance, it is not surprising that the massage industry grew to a remarkable level. Join this fast-rising industry today by completing a massage course from ICI.

Course Outline

  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Professional Ethics for Massage Practitioners
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Effects, Benefits, Indications, and Contraindications of Massage
  • Equipment and Products
  • Sanitary and Safety Practices
  • Massage Movements
  • Massage Techniques
  • Therapeutic Procedure
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Massage In a Spa Setting
  • Massage In Medicine
  • Athletic and Sport Massage
  • Therapeutic Massage Styles
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Business Practices (employment / running your own practice)

Career Prospects

Our massage course graduates can start a career as a freelance massage therapist, put up a massage business, or join a company engaged in providing massage services to clients (examples of the latter are fitness centers and spas which are continuously growing in number). Whatever the choice is, it can lead to a financially-rewarding career that also helps other people achieve stress-free and healthy lifestyles. As more and more people appreciate the relief rendered by qualified massage therapists, employment opportunities in this field increase too. Hence, it is the best time to establish yourself in this industry and this where ICI can be of great help to you!

Last updated November 2017

About the School

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges establis ... Read More

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. Read less