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Chair Massage

$200 + HST


Massage Therapy is a Regulated Profession in Ontario, and only those who are registered through the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario are permitted to practice Massage Therapy in Ontario. However, Massage and Body Work are within the public domain.


This course is designed to educate Non-regulated Practitioners, Manual Therapists, and Body Workers on the effective use of chair massage. This course is also useful for RMTs wishing to add chair massage into their already existing practice.

  • Learn techniques for effective Chair Massage.

  • Learn ways to expand your business and make extra income by adding Chair Massage to your practice.


8 hours


Delivery Model:

In Class Course (1 day)


Module 1: Bringing massage techniques to the chair

  • Techniques from a different biomechanical position

    • Effective techniques and ways to safe guard against overuse injuries

  • Techniques unique to Chair Massage

  • Creating a routine that suits the needs of the client and/or the massage setting


Module 2: Bridge the gap between Massage Therapy and Chair Massage

  • What makes Registered Massage Therapy different than Massage or Chair Massage Practitioners

  • Code of Ethics

  • Standards of Practice

  • CMTO policies, positions, by-laws

  • Regulated Health Professions Act, Massage Therapy Act, Health Care Consent Act, Personal Health Information Protection Act


Module 3: Creating a Chair Massage Therapy Business / Practice

  • Adding Chair Massage angle to your current practice

  • Potential for increasing current patient load

  • Creating awareness about your practice

  • Employ other therapists to work for you as a contractor

Visit the Course Calendar page for information on course dates and location

Read what past participants had to say...

This Chair Massage class is awesome. Miss Amanda is very nice, she is very welcoming and very knowledgeable.


Toronto, Ont.

As a non-RMT, this course was very informative (practical and theory) with lots of time to practice what we learned. Amanda was a great teacher and made it really easy to spend a Saturday learning.


Toronto, Ont.

Every RMT and Non RMT should do this course.


Toronto, Ont.

Very nice course, material every organized and instructor very knowledgeable.

Anonymous, RMT

Toronto, Ont.

I'm glade I took the course. I feel much more confident doing chair massage treatments and ready to start my own business.

Anonymous, RMT

The Chair Massage course is a great CEU course. I felt comfortable during the program. Thank you!

John Lee, RMT

Toronto, Ont.

I will refer this course to my RMT friends.

Arnold Doyo, RMT

North York, Ont.

Very knowledgeable, positive open environment. Felt very comfortable asking questions and look forward to future courses.


Collingwood, Ont.

The knowledge you will get is much rewarding.

Romulo Senining, RMT

Toronto, Ont.

Was excellent

Nicole Cioci, RMT

Penetanguishene, Ont.

This course is very detailed about all the areas of the body you can treat and help. Everything you need to know regarding starting your own chair massage business. Amazing!


Newmarket, Ont.

Perfect for a refresher course to add value to your clinic. Great class size. Quiet location.

Anonymous, RMT

Collingwood, Ont.

Very informative. Something we didn't learn in school.

Shelagh Hall, RMT

Markham, Ont.

Gets to the point. Lots of hands on. Bright, clean location.

Anonymous, RMT

Toronto, Ont.

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