Margate Massage Therapy School 2018-07-12T14:43:55+00:00

Massage Therapy

720 Clock Hours

Massage Therapy

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Students are taught manual techniques to manipulate the soft tissue structures of the body to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress; and, to promote health and wellness. Topics include anatomy, physiology, massage theory, Florida Law, HIV/AIDS education, hydrotherapy eastern and allied modalities taught in small classes.  Students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The Bureau of labor Statistics estimates that the overall employment for Massage Therapists is projected to grow 24 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Continued growth in the demand for massage services will lead to new openings for Massage Therapists.

Massage Therapists

  • Salon massage therapists
  • Spa massage therapists
  • Resort massage therapists
  • Chiropractic clinics
  • Athletic organizations
  • Athletic trainers
  • Sports Clinics
  • Exercise physiologists
  • Physical therapists

What are some of the massage therapist career options?

Upon graduation, you may be wondering where you can work with your newly acquired education and license. You will have a multitude of options including:

  • Salon massage therapists
  • Spa massage therapists
  • Resort massage therapists
  • Chiropractic clinics
  • Athletic organizations
  • Athletic trainers
  • Sports Clinics
  • Exercise physiologists
  • Physical therapists

Some massage therapists work in hospitals or other medical facilities. Licensed Massage Therapist may also work closely with beauty professionals like estheticians at salons and spas.

As a licensed Massage Therapist, you may also have the flexibility to create your own schedule by being self-employed or running your own business. Many self-employed massage practitioners travel with their equipment or rent out a space to practice. If you want specific clientele, you may even want to open your own massage parlor.

IMPORTANT-INFORMATION

Hollywood Institute
Margate Campus


5000‐C Coconut Creek Parkway
Margate, FL 33063
Phone: (954) 781‐2468
Fax: (954) 917‐3889
www.hi.edu
E‐mailinfo@hi.ed

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