Apollo Center of Enlightenment School of Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy Classes

With over 26 years of massage and education, Apollo Therapy is providing up-and-coming massage therapists the chance to learn and become certified. The massage therapy program is designed to prepare students to function competently as professional massage therapists in a variety of settings.

The student will develop skills and knowledge in a variety of massage therapy techniques. Topics include massage history, theory, pathology, contraindications, business administration, state laws and regulations, practical experience, anatomy, and physiology.

Upon successful completion of the Massage Therapy 600-hour course, students are eligible for the National Board Test.

Keep in mind that the certification process varies by state:
(Home – Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses (idaho.gov)

Massage School
Part I: The History and Advancement of Therapeutic Massage 
  • Historical Overview of Massage
  • Requirements for the Practice of Therapeutic Massage
  • Professional Ethics for Massage Practitioners 

Part II: Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • Human and Physiology 

Part III: Massage Practice
  • Equipment and Products
  • Sanitary and Safety Practice 
  • Consultation and Documentation 
  • Classical Massage Movements
  • Application of Massage Technique
  • Procedures for Complete Body Massage
  • Hydrotherapy 
  • Massage in the Spa Setting
  • Clinical Message Techniques
  • Lymph Massage
  • Additional Therapeutic Modalities

Part IV Pathology and Contraindications
  • Therapeutic Procedures
  • Effects, Benefits, Indications, and Contraindications of Massage
  • Athletic/Sports Massage
  • Business Practices
  • Message for Special Populations
  • Massage in Medicine 

Part V: Massage Business Administration
  • Business Practices

Students Clinical Internship
  • Internship

ACE School Curriculum

ACE Continuing Education

For more information or to schedule a class, text or call 208-724-7599
or email ApolloCenterOfEnlightenment@apolloace1.com