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We offer a 570-hour program that includes anatomy, physiology, structural kinesiology and theory, along with training in the most popular massage types. We provide demonstration of massage, hands-on training in Western medical massage, Eastern Chinese acupressure, Traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi, Foot Reflexology, Japanese Shiatsu, and our specialty, Traditional Thai massage. Our program also includes Deep-Tissue Massage and clinical practice. Here at Thai-Issan Massage Academy, we offer community clinical training. Our program is founded on our vision to teach you the best of what massage therapy can offer. We provide this with a “Touch of Thailand” and help you maximize your full potential to live a happy and healthy life.
Classes to Best Suit
Thai-Issan Massage Academy offers morning and evening classes to best suit your schedule. Classes are held Monday to Friday, mornings from 9:00AM to 1:00PM, and evenings from 5:00PM to 9:00PM. If you have any questions related to the class schedule, please call us!
Academic Calendar, 2016 – 2018
Spring II 4/3/2017 – 5/15/2017
Registration Period: 3/22/2017 – 4/2/2017
Deadline to unregister with 100% refund: 4/2/2017
Summer I 6/5/2017 – 7/18/2017
Independence day, 7/4: Off
Registration Period: 5/16/2017 – 6/4/2017
Deadline to unregister with 100% refund: 6/4/2017
Summer II 8/7/2017 – 9/19/2017
Labor Day, 9/4: Off
Registration Period: 7/19/2017 – 8/6/2017
Deadline to unregister with 1100% refund: 8/6/2017
Fall I 10/2/2017 – 11/14/2017
Columbus Day, 10/9: Off
Registration Period: 9/20/2017 – 10/1/2017
Deadline to unregister with 100% refund: 10/1/2016
Fall II 12/4/2017 – 1/18/2018
Christmas Day, 12/25: Off
New Years Eve, 1/1: Off
Martin Luther King, Jr., 1/15: Off
Registration Period: 11/15/2017 – 12/3/2017
Deadline to unregister with 100% refund: 12/3/2017
**Students are off on weekends and Federal/Public Holidays**
Tuition & Program Information You Need to Know
The total cost for tuition for our basic/introductory covering the 150-hour program is $3,500. The program tuition includes: Course Admission, Administration Fee, Student Kit (Books & Supplies included). Students also receive a 50% discount with a one-time payment in full!
Advanced Courses in the program for $350 each are:
These advanced courses may be taken separately. Certification is provided upon completion of all Advanced Courses. We also offer a 5-hour Traditional Thai Massage Course; however, no certificate is awarded after completion.
Certificate/Diploma will be given upon completion of the course
We also offer job placement opportunities for those that qualify
Price includes: Uniform, Textbook, Course Admission &Administration Fee
What are the Admission Requirements?
Here are the admission requirements for entry into the Thai-Issan Massage Academy. We ask that each student evaluate each item personally as you consider your willingness and ability to study and become a certified massage therapist.
- 17 years of age or older
- Physically able to perform massage therapy
- Personal interview
What Do I Learn in the Massage Therapy Program?
You will learn Anatomy, Physiology, Structural Kinesiology, Theory and Demonstration of Massage which includes: The proper procedure in massaging (concerning the protection of both the client and massage therapist for the specific condition; contraindications of massage); hygiene; theory; techniques according to conditions; draping; and assessment of the client’s condition and general technique to be applied. Swedish massage, including trigger points, lymphatic drainage, prenatal massage, deep tissue, range of motion and stretching Seated Chair massages, Medical Massage, Sports massage, pre-event, post-event, rehabilitation and injury prevention, Acupressure. The hours for the general course are basic requirements for the State of Hawaii Professional and Vocational Licensing Division for Massage Therapy Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.
To better meet the needs of our customers demanding schedules, our classes are conveniently held seven days a week. We offer morning, afternoon, and evening classes; all you have to do is sign-up, bring your workout clothes, and get ready to reach your fitness goals today!
Detailed information may be obtained from the course syllabus, available for download.
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