Massage Therapy School Austin
Imagine having the knowledge and skill to help others improve their health, relieve pain, reduce stress and recover quicker from injury.
If you’re an intuitive person interested in health and wellness and you’re looking for a rewarding career that fits your lifestyle – you owe it to yourself to take the leap and explore your future in massage therapy.
Become a Qualified Massage Therapist
Avenue Five Institute’s unique 900-hour Advanced Massage Therapy Program provides comprehensive training, hands-on experience, and industry support it takes to pursue a successful career helping others in less than 1 year.
This is the ONLY accredited Massage Therapy program in Austin. (Nationally accredited by the NACCAS)
In collaboration with national massage leaders, industry experts, and local employers, Avenue Five Institute has developed a truly advanced massage curriculum designed to prepare therapists for today’s modern and ever-changing bodywork field. Learning at Avenue Five is active and led by expert massage professionals with years of experience working in the field. You’ll get the up-to-date techniques it takes to succeed as a skilled bodywork professional, including comprehensive training across a broad spectrum of eastern and western massage modalities.
Austin’s ONLY Accredited Massage Therapy School
As Austin’s only accredited Massage Therapy School, Avenue Five is proud to offer a program that has been approved by established national standards (Nationally accredited by the NACCAS). Accreditation is a voluntary process that recognizes educational programs for having achieved a measurable level of quality, performance, and integrity. Accreditation also means that a school maintains important minimum student outcomes, including completion, licensure, and employment of graduates. In addition to serving as a reliable index of quality education, accreditation is required by US Department of Education in order to allow eligible students to participate in federal grant and loan programs.
There’s an energy at Avenue Five. You feel it as soon as you walk in the door. It’s the electricity of people hitting their stride, pursuing their passions and doing what they’re meant to do.
Get Real-World Experience
In addition to the experience you’ll gain working in the Avenue Five student spa facilities, as a student in this program you’ll also have the opportunity to complete a professional internship in a clinical massage setting. Internships can be a great way to get a feel for your new career and make helpful industry connections before you graduate.
Get Nationally Board Certified
Successful graduates of the advanced 900-hour program will have fulfilled the education hour requirements to be eligible to sit for board certification by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) once they have earned necessary work experience.
Successful graduates of the Avenue Five Advanced Massage Therapy Program pursue careers in a wide variety of interesting and rewarding environments, including:
Many Avenue Five graduates also go on to be self-employed.
Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career
At Avenue Five Institute, we know massage training is about more than a certificate to hang on the wall – it’s about getting a career you love. We’re dedicated to supporting you throughout your career. Our Career Services department is happy to offer their support to help you pursue employment opportunities.
Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.
Is a Rewarding Career in Massage Right for You? Get More Info…
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