Professional Massage Therapist – 500 hours – $5750
Would you like to complete a high quality massage therapy training with minimal investment allowing you professional access to a healthy, fulfilling, flexible career?
- The spa industry in the United States is a multi-billion dollar ($12.8 billion in 2010) industry and growing, according to statistics from the American Bodywork and Massage Professional organization.
- The 2013, U.S. Bureau of Labor expects the massage therapy profession to grow by 20% in the coming years.
- All US states, except 4, have laws and regulations requiring minimally 500 hours of professional massage therapy training.
- This training combines online learning and hands-on learning to give you an excellent start as a professional massage therapist.
The professional massage therapy courses can be taken in any order, except technique courses, which have prerequisites. Here’s what you can expect:
- Expect about 10 hours of work per week to successfully complete each course.
- Students have one year to complete all courses in the program.
- Hands On Intensive courses are offered in person and are not online courses.
- Each course is five weeks long and has weekly deadlines.
- Expect between 5-10 hours of work per week to successfully complete each course.
Lotus Education Institute is an online massage therapy school founded by Christine Tinner, a 21+ year professional massage therapist as well as accomplished educator with a Masters in Education, working towards a Ph.D. in education.
LEI provides massage therapy classes, massage therapy training, as well as massage therapy ceu’s (continuing education units) for beginner as well as professional massage therapists.
If you are considering a career as a massage therapist but are not ready to jump right in, you will want to start with the massage therapy classes for the Foundations of Massage Therapy. If you are serious about your massage therapy training, you will want to start with our 500 hourProfessional Massage Therapist program. Finally, if you are simply in need of massage therapy ceu’s, click here now for continuing education units in massage therapy.
Lotus Education Institute is an online school for massage therapy as wells hands on massage therapy training and classes in Basalt, Colorado serving the communities surrounding Aspen, Colorado.