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Massage Therapy Training

Classes forming now! Call us at 330-678-6600 or contact us for more information.

What Is Massage Therapy?

Massage therapy is the practice of using touch to manipulate the soft-tissue muscles of the body. It is performed for a variety of reasons, including treating painful ailments, decompressing tired and overworked muscles, reducing stress, rehabilitating sports injuries and promoting general health. Clients often seek massage for its medical benefits and for relaxation purposes, and there are a wide range of massage treatments available.

Typical Duties of a Massage Therapist

  • Therapists conduct an informal interview with the client to learn the person’s medical history and desired results from the massage
  • Use massage oils, lotions or creams to massage and rub the client’s muscles​

Northcoast Offers:

A 14-month (60-week) diploma program
Includes 168 hours of clinical experience working in Northcoast’s private massage clinic
Convenient class schedule (only two days a week)
Hands-on training
Financial aid for those who qualify
The Northcoast Medical Training Academy massage therapy diploma program has been designed to dovetail hands-on clinical experiences with the most up-to-date academic theories in this exciting and rewarding field. Students benefit from the academic instruction in the areas of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology and small business management. Students will also enjoy learning from professional, licensed massage therapists the necessary hands-on clinical skills to enter the workforce as entry-level massage therapists or the ability to open their own practice.
Need information about our massage therapy program? Have questions? Fill out the form below.
What’s Next?
Once we receive your information, a representative from Northcoast Medical Training Academy will get in touch with you. They will gather some basic information over the phone and then invite you to come into the school for a tour and a more in-depth interview to determine if the programs that Northcoast offers are a good fit for you.
You will be given a tour, have a chance to meet with financial aid if you choose to, and you will talk with the representative about the programs in depth. If the representative and the prospective student feel that the career training at Northcoast Medical Training Academy is a good fit, a second appointment will be made to do the enrollment agreement and meet with financial aid. At this time, a $50 deposit will be collected to hold your spot in class.
Thank you for your interest in Northcoast Medical Training Academy.​

Contact Us

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    North Coast Medical Training Academy

    1832 State Route 59
    Kent, OH 44240

    Admissions Office:
    Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.