Info Sessions

Weekend Workshops

Student for a Day

Come join us to find out more about Massage Therapy at VCMT

Evening Information Session

Come join us for an Evening Information Session to find out more about Massage Therapy and discover if this is the career for you!

VCMT offers an introductory information session where our head of admissions goes through the benefits of becoming an RMT and talks about the work and dedication that our program requires.

This is an optional information session, and we encourage people who are new to the idea of becoming an RMT come and participate.

If you are unable to make the information session, please contact Admissions to schedule a one-on-one appointment!

Dates for 2019: (starts at 6:30pm-8:00pm)

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Vancouver College of Massage Therapy- 3rd Floor, 1050 West Pender, Vancouver, BC, V6E 3S7

To sign up for a session, please call Admissions at 604-681-4450 ext. 303, or email by clicking on the link below:

Weekend Introductory Workshop

The Weekend Introductory Workshop is designed for applicants who are interested in a professional career as a Massage Therapist (prerequisite for our Massage Therapy program), for individuals researching career options and for members of the general public interested in learning the foundational techniques of Swedish Massage. 

In this hands-on workshop participants will:

  • Learn general principles of massage
  • Learn and practice basic Swedish techniques
  • Give and receive a full body relaxation massage

All instruction, demonstrations and supervision are performed by experienced Registered Massage Therapists (RMTs). RMTs in British Columbia are trained health care professionals and are licensed by the College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia.

Massage Therapy Workshop Dates for 2019

January 25-27

March 29-31

May 24-26

July 26-28

September 27-29

November 22-24

Workshop hours: Friday 6pm – 9pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am – 5pm

Vancouver College of Massage Therapy- 3rd Floor, 1050 West Pender, Vancouver, BC, V6E 3S7

$325.00 plus taxes (non-refundable $75.00 registration fee with the balance of $266.25 including taxes due one week before the first day of workshop).

*The weekend workshop program does not require approval by the registrar of PTIB. As such, the registrar did not review this program.

Student for a Day

As a Student for a Day at VCMT, you will have the opportunity to sit in a classroom and experience the college atmosphere for yourself. As you hear from one of our instructors, you will get a feel for the material that is taught in our program. We will also book you in for a complimentary massage at our Student Clinic, where you will experience our student internship and meet current students. This experience is typically available on weekdays from 1:00-4:00. 

Email Admissions to set up an appointment by clicking on the link below or emailing to

Registration and Inquiries

To book the upcoming workshop, please complete the Weekend Workshop Application Form below, and email to A VCMT representative will be in touch with you to confirm that there is space available, at which point you may then pay the $75 registration fee to secure your place. Payment can be made by credit card, cash or cheque.

For any questions, please call Admissions at 604-681-4450 Ext 303, or send an email by clicking the link below.