Grade 12 Graduation or equivalent ( or successful completion of ABE)
English Requirement may be satisfied by;
Prerequisites also include
*Due to the academic rigor of the program, students should have a background in Biology 12, post secondary sciences, or demonstrated ability at a post secondary level. Students without this background may apply, and complete the Human Science College Preparation course with a passing grade prior to participating in the program.
**OV’s RMT program is competitive entry. Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee entry.
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This 2 day Introduction to Massage Workshop is designed for applicants, and prospective applicants to OV's registered massage therapy program and introduces participants to the practical and professional aspects of massage, with plenty of opportunities for hands-on experience, as they explore this exciting career.
Completion of this course is a prerequisite for entry into the RMT program.
CLICK here for the Registration Form: : Massage Workshop Registration Form
* This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, skills and Training. As such PTIB did not review this program
Upcoming Workshop Dates:
June 10-11, 2023
August 26-27, 2023
October 21-22 2023
The workshop is 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Saturday and Sunday. The cost is $342.00 (including tax) which includes 1 set of sheets that are required for the workshop, and will be used in the program.
Click here for the registration form: Introduction to Massage Workshop Registration Form
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Payment is due at time of registration and may be made by calling OVCMT at 1-800-701-8863. We accept Visa, Mastercard or e-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org (along with your name and what the payment is for). Registration may also be made in person at the college.
Thinking of pursuing an education in Registered Massage Therapy? Lacking basic biology, or it's been a few years?
Our Human Science College Preparation Course will help you to upgrade your science knowledge in preparation for the first year of the Registered Massage Therapy Program, including time management and study skills. This human biology review prepares students for the significant anatomy and physiology components of the program
Please contact admissions for dates and registration. Tanya@ovcmt.com
Course Dates: Continuous entry and self-paced! Get started now!
*you can register and complete the course anytime within the following dates:
April 24 - July 31, 2023. or
Sept 11-Dec 15, 2023.
Final Exam: Online
Hours: Self paced online - approximately 50 to 150 hours - 14 week completion deadline
Course Cost: $200.00 (online)
Textbook: Anatomy & Physiology for the Manual Therapies (approximately $200.00)
REGISTER BY PHONE: 250.558.3718 or TOLL FREE 1.800.701.8863
REGISTER BY EMAIL: email@example.com (include name, address, phone & course date)
REGISTER IN PERSON AT OVCMT: 200 3400-30th Ave, Vernon BC – Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
Registration Form: Human Science and College Preparation Course - 2023
*OVCMT Program application form and fee ($150.00) must be submitted before given access to the online course as the HSCP workshop is for sole use of OVCMT applicants
Application Form: OVCMT Application form
* This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education,Skills and Training. As such PTIB did not review this program
Instruction is conducted in English. Students whose first language is not English must satisfy one of the admission requirements below. Students must also demonstrate, through the interview process, the language ability to successfully complete the program.
Registered Massage Therapy diplomas are awarded at a formal graduation ceremony, upon completion of the following:
Spa Practitioner Certificates will be awarded upon the completion of the following: