The field of massage therapy is growing rapidly in response to the public's increasing interest in forms of healthcare that promote wellbeing and a higher quality of life. As a result, massage therapy is an emerging profession. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field of massage therapy is projected to grow by 19 percent, adding about 23,000 jobs by 2018. This is considered faster than average job growth as compared to other careers.
Regional Physiotherapy Centre, School of Massage Therapy (RPC, School of Massage Therapy) is a specialized massage school for those looking for a new career or their first career. Students that enroll in RPC, School of Massage Therapy can expect more than other local schools can offer, including: classes instructed by Doctors of Physical Therapy and Massage Therapists; a specialization in rehabilitative massage; flexible class schedules that allow the student to work while attending school; a low student to instructor ratio; and a unique diploma-based program. One might think that this type of specialized school comes with a higher price tag....it doesn't. RPC, School of Massage Therapy is more affordable than the technical schools in the area offering the same type of degree.
“Having taught continuing education courses over the past decade, I have always felt a strong desire to move more fully into the healthcare education field," said David Light, Doctor of Physical Therapy and Certified Manual Therapist and president of the RPC, School of Massage Therapy. "I established the school to give the future massage therapist a very exclusive, high quality education that will carry them far into their professional career. The mission of our school is centered on providing students with the unique opportunity to work and train with not only Licensed Massage Therapists, but Licensed Physical Therapists as well, allowing for a comprehensive view of both well and injured clients.”
The school is currently accepting student applications for the second session of massage therapy classes beginning in July 2013. For more information please contact the campus at 561.202.6488.
Regional Physiotherapy Centre, School of Massage Therapy is a private clinical and academic institution. Founded on a 20 year history of outpatient clinical practice, the school was developed to assist in cultivating a highly trained and specialized massage therapist to assist in the rehabilitation industry. The campus of Regional Physiotherapy, School of Massage Therapy, License #4874, is located at 5601 Okeechobee Blvd, Suite B, West Palm Beach, FL, 33417. For more information please contact the campus at 561.202.6488;