Massage Therapy is an ancient practice involving the manipulation of both superficial and deep muscle tissues through human touch to promote healing, alleviate pain or stress, encourage relaxation, and promote an overall feeling of well-being.
Demand for Massage Therapists is steadily increasing in modern society by 19 percent from 2008 to 2018* as more individuals learn of its generous health benefits.
The exclusive Massage Therapy Training at InterCoast prepares today’s professional with the educational tools necessary to be proficient in numerous, specialized Massage Modalities including: Swedish, deep-tissue, reflexology, acupressure, sports, and neuromuscular massage therapies.
What can I expect to learn in the Massage Therapy Classes?
As a student at InterCoast, you will benefit from a flexible schedule of comprehensive classroom instruction in body composition, kinesiology, and medical terminology as it relates to Massage Therapy. Applying those theories and principles, you will also engage in extensive hands-on training, practicing under the direct supervision and guidance of caring instructors. Moreover, your education incorporates valuable methods of successful business operation, studies in medical laws and ethics, and CPR/first aid.
Approved by the NCBTMB
The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) has set high standards for ethical and professional practice through a recognized, credentialing program. InterCoast has obtained this approval. It demonstrates the skills consistent with specific national standards and criteria and aims to properly train you to become an industry-ready, well-rounded graduate in Massage Therapy.