The Atlantic College of Therapeutic Massage encourages excellence in the study of Massage Therapy.

With small class sizes, our emphasis is on individual achievements in a friendly, collegial atmosphere. Through practical experience and seminar-type instruction from accessible, dedicated instructors, graduates are fully prepared to enter the profession of massage therapy. Courses are adapted to present any new trends in massage therapy.

Our business courses give graduates the expertise and the advantage to compete in the market place. Graduates are taught specific skills and provided with resources to enable them to succeed in the entrepreneurial business of massage therapy. We prepare massage therapists by giving them experience in:

  • Hospital settings
  • Rehabilitation centers such as physiotherapy and chiropractic clinics
  • Holistic centers and spas
  • Entrepreneurial skills
  • Corporate services
  • Sports medicine clinics
  • Geriatric massage

Our Goal Is To Provide A Healthful Learning Environment

The program offered by the Atlantic College of Therapeutic Massage is a 2-year course running Monday to Friday of each week and divided into 6 terms, with a combination of in-person and online courses. Students are provided with precisely coordinated practical training and theoretical studies, with new classes starting every year in September. Students can expect an intensive study of subjects including:

  • Biology
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pathology
  • Massage Techniques
  • Rehabilitation Massage
  • Orthopedic Assessment
  • Advanced Techniques
  • Myofascial Release
  • Craniosacral Therapy level 1
  • Lymphatic Drainage
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Remedial Exercises
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Biomechanics
  • Business Practices
  • Ethics and Professional Regulation
  • Nutrition
  • Self care
  • Research Literacy
  • Human Relations and Communication


Atlantic College of Therapeutic Massage

University of New Brunswick Campus
(Lady Beaverbrook Gym)
2 Peter Kelly Drive
Fredericton, N.B.
E3B 5A3

Phone: (506) 451-8188
Fax: (506) 451-8402