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Northwest Technology Center - Fairview
2013
Health Science
Therapeutic Services
Certified Massage Therapist
Certified Massage Therapist
HL0010038
Anatomy and physiology and medical terminology are included in this career major. Students in this major will learn the credentialing requirements, common legal and ethical issues in massage therapy, and a variety of massage therapy techniques. They will also learn the basic principles of Eastern and Western medicine, alternative therapies, pharmacology, the relationship between basic principles of kinesiology and each body system as it relates to massage therapy. Additionally, the student is provided the opportunity to use the theory in practical clinical experiences. Students will need to be certified as massage therapists by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork.
No
835.0
Yes
Courses
  Course Code Course Title Hours Actions
Course in official sequence HL00046 Anatomy and Physiology 120.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00342 Core Medical Terminology 100.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00237 Professional Standards Legal and Ethical Issues in Massage Therapy 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00349 Massage Theory & Technique 300.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00350 Pathology in Massage Therapy 60.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00238 Kinesiology in Massage Therapy 60.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00239 Business Practice in Massage Therapy 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00385 Clinical Practice in Massage Therapy 120.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course not in official sequence HL00169 Core Healthcare Provider CPR and First Aid 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog