Engage your HANDS, Engage your MIND

Engage your FUTURE!

We take the brightest minds; add engaged student centered learning, and graduate the healthcare leaders of tomorrow!

 For 25 years OV has provided excellence in  Registered Massage Therapy education. We are the first Nationally Accredited Massage Therapy program in Canada!  Our graduates tell the story of the best combination of excellence and experience to prepare you for your future as an RMT. 

Next Start Dates:  September 8, 2020, January 11,2021

Upcoming Introduction to Massage Workshops: May 9-10, July 4-5 and August 22-23, 2020 Vernon Campus

April 4-5, 2020 - Prince George, BC - Courtyard by Marriott, 900 Brunswick Street -POSTPONED - DATE TO BE DETERMINED 

For more information on the workshop, visit our admissions tab. 

Find out More

As  a response to the COVID19 crisis, OV has suspended classes moving to online instructional format beginning March 18 2020. All of our outreach and clinical programs have been suspended at this time.  Currently this suspension is in effect until March 30 2019, but we are monitoring the situation closely and reacting as changes occur . We thank our staff, students, and the public for their ongoing support during this difficult time in BC.  The Office of the Provincial Medical Health Officer, BC Centre for Disease Control and Ministry of Health has also recommended the immediate cancellation or postponement until further notice of all events with more than 50 people in attendance. If you require more information regarding the current provincial directives regarding the corona virus outbreak, please contact the links below:

Interior Health – https://www.interiorhealth.ca/YourEnvironment/CommunicableDiseaseControl/Pages/Breaking-News-and-Info.aspx

Public Health Agency of Canada — https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html

BC Centre for Disease Control — http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/2020/information-on-novel-coronavirus

For the latest government travel advisories related to COVID-19 visit https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/latest-travel-health-advice.html.

World Health Organization — https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019


Thurs April 2, 2020 - Prince George - 6:00pm -POSTPONED

-Please call to schedule a tour or join us for student for the day if you will be in the Vernon area.



Why Choose OV College of Massage Therapy?

You choose excellence in Massage Therapy education when you choose the experience, passion, and exemplary program offered at OV College of Massage Therapy. Top industry professionals engage students with the latest in technology and learning principles. Visit us as a “student for a day” and feel the difference passion makes.

Learn More

The Okanagan Lifestyle

Vernon is nestled between Okanagan and Kalamalka Lakes, with Silver Star Mountain resort minutes away.We have the perfect four season playground. Whether you hike, bike, board, ski, paddle, or bask on the beach, We have it! 


Interested in attending OV College of Massage Therapy? Find out about our entrance requirements and admissions process.

Learn More


Blog- New Zealand here we come!January 13, 2020

  Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy  is excited to announce another great opportunity for our students to  continue their studies in Massage Therapy abroad. We have partnered with the Southern Institute of Technol...

Read More


Blog-We hate to brag.... but what a great party!October 2, 2019

We hate to brag.... but what a great turn out for our 25th anniversary weekend!!  We had alumni from across the country come back to check out their old home! It was a great opportunity for students, graduates, and staff to connect...

Read More


Blog- Schools in!!September 24, 2019

  School is back in, and OV is a full house! Welcome to the new class of fabulous students! Just over 40 new students have started their paths towards becoming Registered Massage Therapist's while training in the beautiful Okana...

Read More


Blog-Cadaver dissection workshop- the ultimate opportunityJuly 24, 2019

  Last week, the students at Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy (OVCMT) went to University of British Columbia (UBC) in Kelowna to experience an amazing opportunity. It was a full day of cadaver dissection and exploration of...

Read More


Blog-Do without DOMS!June 24, 2019

Have you started, or plan to start a new physical exercise program? Delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS) is something to consider. Reducing DOMS increases how much fun you have in your new activity, and improves the odds you'l...

Read More

OV Blogs

We've always got something fun going on!!

Request Information or Application Package

Our two-year accredited program offers a unique mix of academic and practical courses coupled with extensive practicum experience. We will gladly answer your questions or send you the application package.

Learn More