Second Year – Massage Therapy Diploma

Join us to become a Registered Massage Therapist!

ACMT accepts direct entry to our MT program from other recognized colleges.

The Massage Therapy (MT) program is held over a period of 44 weeks. The 1200-hour MT program includes: 11 weekends of classroom study, home study, and a clinical practicum component. Upon completion of the MT program, students will have acquired a total of 2200 hours of education with ACMT. Diploma holders are then able to practice as Registered Massage Therapists (RMT) across Canada.

This diploma program provides the students with an opportunity to learn deep tissue massage, fascia release, facilitated exercises, history taking, orthopaedic assessments and treatment of pathologies of the entire muscular-skeletal system. These skills provide the ability to treat whiplash, headaches, lower back pain, and many other conditions normally treated by a highly qualified Massage Therapist. They also learn how to work closely with other healthcare professionals such as medical doctors, chiropractors, and physiotherapists.

Alberta College of Massage Therapy offers industry-leading curriculum in 6 major Alberta cities. This program is eligible for Alberta Student Loans.  Prerequisite – Spa Massage Practitioner Certificate

ACMT programs are recognized by the following Canadian Registered Massage Therapy Associations.

Massage Therapy Diploma graduates from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy are eligible for Membership with the Remedial Massage Therapy Association (RMTA).

Massage Therapy Diploma graduates from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy are eligible for Membership with the Massage Therapist Association of Alberta (MTAA).

Massage Therapy Diploma graduates from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy are eligible for Membership with the Natural Health Practitioners of Canada (NHPC).