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$135.00 Cost includes all materials needed. If applicable, shipping is one flat rate of $10.00 (no matter how many courses you order). Materials are shipped via USPS Priority Mail.
Master the art of chair massage in this 12 CE hour home study course. This course covers many topics including: chair massage techniques, chair set up, body mechanics, communication, the business of chair massage, how to formulate a chair massage routine, and marketing. It includes both a textbook and a DVD which provides more than 50 techniques that you can incorporate into a 10, 15 or 30 minute chair massage.
This Course Will Present:
A complete chair massage routine
Benefits and contraindications to chair massage
Proper set up and body mechanics for performing chair massage
Marketing strategies for promoting your business while performing chair massage
You Will Receive:Chair Massage textbook by Patricia M, Holland and Sandra K. Anderson, Mastering Chair Massage DVD with Diana Haynes, guide with instructions, exam of 84 questions, course evaluation, certificate of achievement upon completion, and unlimited phone support for any of your questions.
The Center for Massage Therapy Continuing Education, LLC is an Approved Provider through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB); Approved Provider number 409296-00.
Our continuing education courses are also accepted by the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP), and most state boards.
For more information on individual state requirements and approvals, please visit our Approvals page and click on your state.
I liked the fact that the DVD and the textbook complimented each other and made it easy to understand. I felt like my client and I were in the same room with the instructor during the DVD session of the course. It was extremely helpful to see a variety of techniques being used. - Angela Hicks
Exceptional video!! Very good demos and explanations. - Nina Glendinning, LMT
I liked how easy the content was to follow and that an instructional DVD was included. This course provided me with some new ideas and techniques to add into my chair massage routine. - Shunta Hart, LMT
Gives a great foundation for getting started with chair massage. - Robert Raiford, LMT
The most common time length for a chair massage is:
A. 60 minutes
B. 5 minutes
C. 15 minutes
D. 45 minutes
Which of the following is an advantage of using a professionally manufactured massage chair for performing chair massage?
A. It provides the most comfort for the widest variety of people
B. It is the least expensive option for providing chair massage
C. It is lighter than a desktop massage support
D. There is nothing to transport from location to location
What does a basic sequence provide when performing chair massage?
A. A focus for practice and a tool to make the techniques and movements of chair massage automatic
B. A way for practitioners to evaluate and diagnose any conditions present when treating a client with chair massage
C. A focus for practice and a way for practitioners to only work on those areas which the client asks
D. A way for practitioners to stretch and warm up before performing a chair massage routine