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Massage Therapy School in Denver, Colorado

Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes offers beauty and wellness programs in Denver, Colorado, including massage therapy. Denver is the urban center of a state that is dedicated to physical fitness and outdoor pursuits, creating many potential clients for massage therapists. On the other hand, the city is the cultural center of the Rocky Mountain area, providing rich resources for those involved with creative arts and intellectual interests. The students at our massage school have the best of both worlds at our campus in this exciting city.

Few professions offer the immediate impact on health and wellness that massage therapy provides. Helping clients relax is just the beginning, as massage therapists are also instrumental in helping clients manage chronic diseases and heal from physical injuries. Massage therapy is an important element of any wellness routine, and massage therapists can develop specialties and subspecialties in this dynamic profession. People living in the Denver, Colorado, area have access to outstanding instruction in massage therapy with Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes.

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Pursue a Career in Wellness

We are dedicated to empowering our massage therapy students. By providing them with training that provides a strong basis for becoming successful massage therapists, as well as adding elements such as aromatherapy and energy work, they can explore their talents and preferences. They are free to develop a career in massage therapy and wellness on their own terms.

Our massage therapy school subjects include anatomy, physiology, pathology, body movement techniques, and spa treatments. Students who complete the program and graduate are prepared to take the state exam that, when passed, allows them to become licensed massage therapists in Utah.

A Hands-On Education

Massage therapy uses touch to help people, and that’s why our massage therapy school includes working with real-world clients in our student salon and spa. Under the supervision of licensed professionals, you will meet a variety of clients, learning something from each of them about how to increase their comfort and the different effects that can result from similar massage techniques. Our clients come in with a variety of injuries, ailments, and stresses, and our students get to practice the techniques and skills they have learned. In this way, our students develop the skills they have learned and are ready to start working as massage therapists after finishing the program.

If you are concerned about the cost associated with learning massage therapy at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Denver, Colorado, our financial aid department can help. Grants, scholarships, and loans are available for students who qualify. Our Dream Maker team is available to discuss your specific situation and help you develop financial resources.

Massage school students are required to complete 600 hours of work. This is offered in two phases with daytime and evening options. Daytime students attend massage therapy classes three days a week, and evening students attend classes Monday through Friday. Massage therapy training is offered several times a year in Denver, so once enrolled, you won’t have to wait long for classes to start.

Have you wanted to study abroad? Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Denver offers this option to our massage therapy students. Our students can explore the practice of massage therapy in other cultures for a truly well-rounded educational experience.

Students who stay in Denver also experience broadening experiences during community events sponsored by the massage therapy school. We support the mission of the Aveda brand for giving back to our communities and helping the people around us. Our massage therapy students enjoy these enriching experiences, promoting the art of massage therapy in the Denver region.

Within our massage therapy school, students learn online, in classrooms, with textbooks, and in practice sessions with students and instructors. We also require significant practical experience in our student spa and salon. Here are a few of the techniques, skills, and modalities learned in our massage school:

  • Anatomy and Kinesiology
  • Ayurveda
  • Body Systems
  • Massage Theory
  • Draping Techniques
  • Professional Standards
  • Ethics and Business Practices
  • Sanitation and Universal Precautions
  • Introduction to Deep Tissue
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Swedish Massage
  • Lymphatic and Acupressure Techniques
  • Spa and Salon Floor Protocols

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SOC Code 31-9011.00 Massage Therapists

CIP Code – 51.3501 Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Becoming a massage therapist can be a step on your personal wellness journey, as well as a fulfilling way to help others. It also provides a variety of ways to support yourself and your family. Many massage therapists work part-time, while others advance their careers by learning specialized techniques and theories. Massage school training at Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Denver, Colorado, will open doors for your career choices. For more information, contact us today.

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