Vancouver WA – Massage Therapy Instructor Training

September 26 and 27 and October 3 and 4  
32 CE Hours (includes 6 Ethics hours) for your Massage Therapy Instructor certification

The Bodymechanics School Massage Therapy Instructor Certification program is designed for massage therapy professionals who have a desire to become an effective Massage Therapy Instructor – as well as help those who already teach massage therapy to increase their knowledge.

Our 32 hour program is centered on developing instructor competencies that will help develop ethical, employable massage and bodywork practitioners with the knowledge, ability, and skills that can positively impact the massage and bodywork profession.   Our program is centered on 4 core areas:

  • The Learner and Learning – Teaching begins with the learner.  Learn to recognize patterns of learning and development that vary individually.
  • Content – Develop your deep and flexible understanding of your subject area and be able to draw upon content knowledge as you work with adult learners.
  • Instructional Practice – Understand and integrate planning, strategies and assessment in coordinated and engaging ways.
  • Professional Responsibility – Learn to establish safe and productive learning environments, meet learners’ needs and accomplish institutional mission and goals.

Upon successful completion of the Massage Therapy Instructor Certification program, participants will receive your certificate of compMassage Therapy Instructorletion and 32 hours of continuing education – including 6 hours of ethics.

This course is comprised of comprehensive training material, power point presentations, classroom activities and assessments.  This program has recently been updated to excel industry standards for massage therapy instructors.

Taught by Shari Aldrich, LMT – massage therapy educator since 2006 and owner of Bodymechanics  School of Myotherapy & Massage since 2010.  Shari is also a member of the Alliance for Massage Therapy Educators marketing team and brings a passion for massage therapy education into the classroom.  Through activities and professional development, those who participate in the Massage Therapy Instructor Certification course will leave feeling prepared for the classroom.

The Massage Therapy Instructor Certification course

2 consecutive weekends

  • September 26 and 278
  • October 3 and 4

Class time is 9 am – 6 pm with an hour lunch.  Classes will be help at the Bodymechanics School of Myotherapy & Massage campus at 7723 NE Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver WA  98662

Cost of the 32 hour Massage Therapy Instructor Certification course

$600 – can be split into 2 payments.

Questions or to register?  Call 360-350-0015

Testimonials from previous participants of our Massage Therapy Instructor certification:

“Massage Therapy Instructor training is desperately needed.  This training helps raise the standards.”

“I would recommend this training for anyone wanting to teach massage because of the clarity of the information for teaching.  I found this training very helpful at building my confidence in teaching others.”

“It helped me get some great ideas to implement in my class teaching.  It also changed my view of some of my “problem” students”

“Solid information for someone with no background in adult education.”