Canada Chair Massage Training


Yes, upon successful completion of either training option, you will receive your recognized certification as a Certified Chair Massage Provider in Canada.

The Quick Start Chair Massage Course is recognized by the NHPC -Natural Health Practitioners of Canada, which means that once you receive your certification, you will be eligible to obtain your liability insurance coverage.

No, this is an entry-level training course and anyone 18+ can sign up.

The chair massage certification training course is 100 hours in total. 

The simple answer is no. If you’ve chosen the Train at Home option, you’ll be required to complete a series of short online assignments and quizzes. You’ll also be required to submit videos of yourself performing all three chair massage routines on a volunteer. If you’ve chosen the In-Class option, you will have your chair massages assessed and evaluated by your instructor during the in-class session.

We recommend the Stronglite Ergo Pro II massage chair. It’s the only portable massage chair with removable knee rests, and it can handle clients up to 600 lbs. Check out for more details on the special Stronglite Ergo Pro II package.

You will be a Certified Chair Massage Provider.

We want you to be happy, so to give you peace of mind, you can request a no-hassle, full refund of your tuition within 14 days of registering for the course.  You just need to send us an email requesting a refund. Please note that after 14 days of registration, no refunds will be issued.

Yes, you will be issued a Federal T2202 Tuition receipt to claim your full tuition on your personal income tax return. Receipts are issued the following January.

You can sign up for the “Train at Home” option whenever you like. You will complete this version of the course in the comfort of your own home, on your own schedule. If you choose the “Train in the Classroom” option, you will be able to select the city and dates at the time of registration.

Yes, you will have 90 days from the date of registration to access the online component of the course. If you do not complete it in that time, you can apply for an extension, at a cost of $100 for an additional 30 days.

Yes, you have 90 days from the date of registration to access the online portion of the training course. You then have an additional 30 days to complete your Skills Development volunteer massages. So, in total you have 4 months to complete the entire course. If you have not completed the online academic modules within 90 days, you can request a 30 day extension for $100. In addition, if you haven’t completed your volunteer massages within 4 months of registration, you can request a 30 day extension for $100. Each 30 day extension will cost $100, so we strongly encourage you to budget your time efficiently, and start lining up your volunteers while you are working on the academic modules.

Best to check with us when you reserve your place in the class. We only need one massage chair for every two participants, and typically it’s easier for local students to bring theirs.

If you choose the Train in the Classroom option, you will be able to choose the city and dates you would like to attend for your training at the time you register for the course.

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