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Therapeutic Massage Technician - TM11

The Therapeutic Massage Technician TCC consists of a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the field of Therapeutic Massage Therapy. Learning opportunities provide in-class instruction and develop academic and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Curriculum includes human anatomy, physiology and kinesiology, pathology, massage therapy theory,

techniques and practice, superficial warming techniques, pumping, stretching, jostling, shaking, rocking, contraindications, benefits, universal precautions, body mechanics, massage history, client data collection, documentation, and legalities of massage, professional standards including draping and modesty, therapeutic relationships and communications, ethics and business, clinical practice. Program graduates receive a

Therapeutic Massage Therapy certificate, which qualifies them to take the National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage (NCBTMB) National Certification Exam for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork ) and apply for Georgia licensure.

Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age: 18

High School Diploma or GED Required: Yes

No provisional admittance

Complete program instructor conference prior to admission

Official documentation of a TB test

Minimum Test Scores:

Test: COMPASS

Reading: 70

English: 32

Mathematics: 26

Algebra: n/a

Other conditions for Admission (if any):

Satisfactory background checks and drug screening may need to be performed.

1st Semester

 

Hrs

SEMN 1000- First Semester Seminar

 

1

NEUT 1002 - Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology

5

NEUT 1003 - Musculoskeletal Anatomy & Physiology

6

NEUT 1040 - Massage Therapy Fundamental

3

NEUT 1210 - Legal and Ethical issues

2

2nd Semester

NEUT 1013 - Therapeutic Massage Applications

3

NEUT 1014 - Therapeutic Practicum I

3

NEUT 1015 - Therapeutic Practicum II

4

NEUT 1220 - Professional Review Seminar

3

Remarks:

 

 

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