Office Hours
10:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday & Tuesday; 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wed. & Thurs.
Tours by appointment only
11555 Los Osos Valley Rd.
Classroom Suite. 108
Office Suite 207
San Luis Obispo, Ca. 93405
(805) 786-4808

Email address: chi@chieducation.com
Easy payment plan of 4 equal payments with no interest to meet your financial needs!

We are currently enrolling for our Fall Session: Evening Classes are 9/5-12/14/17 Day class is 9/11-11/29/17. Please call us at 805-786-4808 or click Register button for application. Thank You!

200 Hr. Practitioner Program - 2017 Schedule

Evening Class
Tues. & Thurs. 5:30-9:30 pm
& One Saturday & Sunday each month 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Jan 3 - Apr 6 (closed)
May 2 - Aug 10(closed)
Sep 5 - Dec 14

Day Class
Mon.-Thurs. 9:00-1:00 pm
Jan 9 - March 29 (closed)
May 8 - Jul 26(closed)

Sept 11 - Nov. 29

500 Hr. Therapist Program

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COURSE OUTLINE

The 200 Hour Massage Practitioner Program is designed to give students an in depth experiential into the world of therapeutic massage. This is a good entrance point for anyone wanting to get a feel for the industry without committing to the whole 500-Hour Massage Therapist Program.  It is also the entrance point for anyone wanting to come into 500 hour program. A total of six (3 day & 3 evening) courses will be offered over the course of one year (see schedule to the right).

After completing the 200 Hour Program a student may decide to continue into the 500 - Hour Massage Therapist Program. In this case the 200 hours will apply towards the 500 hour program which will leave a total of 300 hours to be completed.

 

200 - Hour Course Outline
Hours 

» Supervised Practical Experience                                                                                                         
84
» Anatomy and Physiology
26
» Pathology & Contraindications
13
» Business Administration and Ethics 4
» Health & Hygiene
5
» Internship (on school premises not during classroom hours)
20
» Passive Stretches & Massage Integration
16
» Deep Tissue Massage & Integration
16
» Various Forms of Bodywork 16

Total Clock Hours 200 

 

Day Classes Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Night Classes Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm and
One Weekend per Month (Saturday & Sunday) from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

 


500 Hour Massage Therapist Program:

California Holistic Institutes 500 - hour Massage Therapist Program meets all of the requirements necessary to become a “Certified Massage Therapist” with the state of California.  Once a student  successfully completes our 500 hr program they are eligible to apply to California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) for the state certification. Please note there will be additional requirements with CAMTC to complete the application process (www.CAMTC.org). CHI's School Approval Code is SCH0012.

Students may enter this program at any time of the year, after completing CHI's 200 - Hour Massage Practitioner Program. Or, graduates of another 200 - hour CAMTC state approved school are eligible to apply to this program. The maximum allowable hours a student can transfer is 250 hours toward the 500 hour Massage Therapist program. Or, massage professionals can take individual classes for personal and professional enhancement.

 

Course Hours 

» 200 Hour Practitioner Course   200 
» Bodywork Courses Totaling from the following areas of study:
  • Deep Tissue (24 Hours)
  • Trigger Point (Treating the lower back/pelvis) (16 hours)
  • Trigger Point (Treating the cervical/TMJ) (16 hours)
  • Trigger Point (Treating the shoulder/upper torso) (16 hours)
  • Stretch & Release (16 Hours)
  • Chair Massage (8 Hours)
  • Reflexology (24 Hours)
  • Sports Massage (20 Hours)
  • Hawaiian Lomi Lomi (16 Hours)
  • Advanced Lomi Lomi (16 Hours)
  • Pregnancy Massage (20 Hours)
  • Deep Tissue for the Back, Hip, Shoulder & Neck (4 hours each)
  • Injury Management for the Neck (4 hours)
  • Injury Management for the Back (4 hours)
228
» Bodywork Courses - Eastern Style
  • Intro. to Ayurveda (8 Hours)
  • Shiatsu (Integrated) (24 Hours)
  • Jin Shin Acupressure (24 Hours)
  • Zen Thai Touch (20 Hours)
  • Touch for Health - levels 1 & 2 (16 Hours each)
  • Zen Touch Shiatsu (16-20 Hours)
 
» Electives
  • Aromatherapy/Herbs Intro. (8 Hours)
  • Reiki (Level 1 & 2) (8 Hours each)
  • Intro. to Craniosacral (16 Hours)
  • Myofascial Release (16 Hours)
  • Tools for Longevity (8 hours)
 
» Anatomy & Kinesiology Courses 52


» Business Skills/Ethics 20 

Total Clock Hours 500 

 

Night Classes The 500 - hour schedule varies…most of the classes are on Monday & Wednesday evenings from 5:30 - 9:30 pm, and on the weekends (Saturday/Sunday).