Hawaii Massage School: Massage Fundamentals
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This introductory massage course provides students with the fundamental skills and confidence required to perform a general full-body relaxation massage, using Swedish massage techniques. Students also learn the purposes, effects, and contraindications of massage, as well as the history and current Hawaii State laws governing massage. Practical knowledge of good hygiene, proper draping, effective body mechanics and self-care is taught, as well as professional ethics and boundaries.
Classes will be held 11:00 am-4:15 pm on September 25, 27, 28 and October 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11. The October 12 class will be 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
Tuition-only price: $645 if also taking Human Anatomy | $717 if only taking Massage Fundamentals
Course tuition includes lunch on class days.
Required Text: $35 Course Manual (available for purchase on the 1st day of class)
For information on accommodations and meals, contact Kalani Guest Services:
Phone: (800) 800-6886 (toll-free); (808)965-0468 int'l
Email: [email protected]
50% of tuition balance is due upon registration. The remaining 50% balance payment is due on or before the day the course begins. Full payment is required in order for students to participate in the first day of the course.
Students who request cancellation 30 days or more prior to the course start date will receive a full refund less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations requested within 30 days prior to the course start date will result in a 50% refund of monies paid.
Amy Doff, LMT, MPH
Amy Doff attended the Hawaiian Islands School of Body Therapies, in Kealakekua, from 2000 to 2001. She completed 993 hours of medical massage coursework and developed a passion for working with people in pain and experiencing limited functioning. Amy loves to share health education with her clients and enhance their self- awareness. She has a Master's degree in Public Health, from University of Hawaii in Manoa and a BA in Anthropology and Minor in Occupational Safety & Health, from University of Hawaii in Hilo.