Workshops & Info Sessions

Meaningful Sessions

Choosing your career path is a big decision. Let us help you navigate so you can decide if massage therapy is the right fit. Attend an Info Session to learn more about the career opportunities and the schooling program. Complete the Introduction to Massage Weekend Workshop to get a feel for what it’s like to give a full body Swedish massage. Join us as a Student for a Day to observe a day in the life of a student and receive a free massage in our student clinic.

Workshops & Info Sessions

Evening Information Sessions

Come join us to find out more about massage therapy and discover if this is the career for you. VCMT offers an information session where our Director of Admissions goes through the benefits and opportunities of becoming an RMT, and talks about the work and dedication our program requires. This free, optional info session is a great introduction for people who are new to the idea of becoming an RMT.

2023 Dates & Time
  • Wed, January 11th, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  • Wed, February 8th, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  • Wed, March 8th, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Location
  • Vancouver College of Massage Therapy
    3rd Floor, 1050 West Pender, Vancouver,
    BC, V6E 3S7

To sign up for an Evening Information Session, please email Admissions by clicking on the link below:

Email Admissions
Workshops & Info Sessions

Introduction to Massage Weekend Workshop

This workshop is designed for applicants who are interested in or researching a professional career as an RMT, and is a prerequisite for our Massage Therapy program. This is also great for individuals 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 in British Columbia are trained healthcare professionals and are licensed by the College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia.

Workshop Dates in 2022:
  • November 25-27 – waitlisted

Workshop Dates in 2023:

  • January 27-29
  • March 24-26
  • May 26-28
  • July 28-30
  • Sept 22-24
  • November 24-26
Hours & Location
  • Friday 6pm-9pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm
  • Vancouver College of Massage Therapy
    3rd Floor, 1050 West Pender, Vancouver,
    BC, V6E 3S7

Cost & Registration

$325.00 plus taxes due upon registration to secure your seat. Please fill out the registration form, including the dates of your desired workshop, and email to admissions@vcmt.ca.

Registration FormEmail Admissions

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

Workshops & Info Sessions

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 The Mend, VCMT’s student clinic. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about the program through the eyes of a student.

 

Schedule
  • 90 minutes in class
  • 75 minute massage
  • 10 minute tour
  • Q&A with our Director of Admissions
Location
  • Vancouver College of Massage Therapy
    3rd Floor, 1050 West Pender, Vancouver,
    BC, V6E 3S7

To sign up as a Student for a Day, please email Admissions by clicking on the link below:

Email Admissions