The  Registered Massage Therapy program includes significant academic human science content, therefore OV recommends that all applicants without a recent background in science complete the Human Science College Preparation Course.

The Human Science College Preparation Course is designed to prepare students to enter first year of the  registered massage therapy program, and includes:

  • An overview of Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Terminology 
  • Introduction to Musculoskeletal Anatomy 
  • Study skills and time management

The preparation course content has been developed utilizing feedback from previous students, and is designed to be useful for all incoming students.  This course is recommended for all students, and  may be required for students without  human biology or anatomy and physiology.

The course is offered online only for 2019.  The online course takes approximately 50-150 hours and is self-directed within the opening and closing dates.   *Continuous registration 


Online -  Opens: April 29, 2019           Closes: August 2, 2019. 

               Opens: Sept 13, 2019           Closes: Dec 14, 2019

*registration form below

2019 Human Science & College Prep Course Registration Form