Our Massage Therapy School in Chattanooga, TN Can Prepare You for an Exciting, New, Hands-on Career
If you’re looking for a career that allows you to help others feel better, earning a Diploma through our Massage Therapy program could be a great choice.
Everyone needs some time to unwind and Massage Therapists encourage relaxation by using various massage therapy techniques to soothe sore muscles and joints. They can work in spas, hospitals, cruise ships or even out of their own homes! If you want to set your own hours, help others heal or travel the world, Massage Therapy is a great career to help you achieve your goals.
Students from the East Ridge, Hixon, Signal Mountain, Jasper and Cleveland areas have turned to Miller-Motte for the education they need to build a new career. If you’re ready to start your career, read on to learn how we can help you achieve your goals.
Why Choose Massage Therapist Training from Miller-Motte?
The instructors at Miller-Motte have years of experience working in Massage Therapy. Not only will they teach you common massage techniques, but they’ll also provide insights and advice from their years of experience in the field. In addition, you’ll have access to the spa, Serenity at Miller-Motte Technical College, where you will practice your techniques on real clients. After graduation you’ll have the know-how and experience to land a job or work for yourself.
Massage classes you’ll take in our Massage Therapy program include:
- Massage Pathology: In this course you’ll learn how the human body copes with disease and how massage therapy can help relieve symptoms. Topics covered are common diseases, medical terminology and body systems.
- Swedish Massage: This course will teach you how to perform a Swedish Massage, one of the most popular massage types in the United States. You’ll learn proper massage techniques and practice them in our spa.
- Hydrotherapy & Aromatherapy: This course will teach you how to incorporate warm and cold applications and homeopathic essential oils into your therapy routine. You’ll also learn how the external use of water and oils can be used for therapeutic purposes.
During our Massage Therapy program you have several “Student Clinic” courses which will allow you to get practice interacting with clients in the school’s spa. Not only will you hone your massage techniques, you’ll also gain experience in the administrative side of Massage Therapy by scheduling appointments and maintaining client records. When you graduate, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to land a position you’ll love.
Careers in Massage Therapy
As we mentioned earlier, Massage Therapists work in a variety of locations and are often able to set their own hours. They work in resorts, salons, chiropractic offices, fitness centers, cruise ships, physician’s offices and anywhere where people need to relieve stress or relax. Massage Therapists use their knowledge of therapeutic massage techniques to relieve sore muscles and release tension.
Start a New Career Today! All it Takes is One Phone Call!
At Miller-Motte, we believe every student should have the opportunity to get the training they need to start a successful career. That’s why we develop quality career training programs, hands-on learning opportunities and career resources.
If you’re looking for a Massage Therapy program in Chattanooga or the surrounding areas, give us a call today at 800.705.9182 to learn how Miller-Motte can help you achieve your career goals. Our Admissions Representatives will provide personalized assistance, explain your financial aid options, career paths and more. Click here to request additional information online.