Virginia School of Massage
You will receive practical and effective training with Virginia School of Massage at its beautiful location in Charlottesville. You will learn with a school that shares your passion and belief in the healing powers of relaxation therapy. Virginia School of Massage will show you how you can help others live healthier, more fulfilling lives through therapeutic treatments.
Students in Virginia School of Massage's programs learn current material from professional instructors who allow a firsthand glimpse into the student's chosen professional area. Another benefit to attending Virginia School of Massage is that it is part of the Steiner group of companies; this is helpful for you when you graduate and begin your career.
Steiner Leisure Limited operates more than 175 spas and salons on cruise ships and at resorts worldwide. Once you complete your training at Virginia School of Massage, you could work at one of these exciting spa destinations!
Virginia School of Massage Programs:
Basic Skin Care Training Program
In the Basic Skin Care Training Program at Virginia School of Massage, you can find a well-rounded balance of theory and practice as it relates to the field of esthetics. You will learn about the function and structure of the body and skin, dermatology, chemistry, safety, and more. You will be given the opportunity to put theoretical concepts into practice so you can develop confidence in your skills and abilities. This will help you effectively perform makeup application, facials, hair removal, and exfoliation treatments. You can graduate as a qualified Esthetician and help people maintain healthy and attractive skin!
Professional Massage Therapy Program
The Professional Massage Therapy Program at Virginia School of Massage will introduce you to Swedish and deep tissue massage as well as myofascial release techniques. Some of the areas you will study include anatomy, physiology, body movement, and the relationship between mind and body. Every student in this program is required to complete a Student Clinic to gain practical experience. The Professional Massage Therapy Program also can prepare you to sit for the National Certification Exam to become a Licensed Massage Therapist. This can lead you to career possibilities in health care, spa, and resort environments.
Virginia School of Massage Location
153 Zan Rd
Charlottesville VA 22901
Virginia School of Massage is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSC).
Virginia School of Massage is certified to operate in Virginia by SCHEV.
Virginia School of Massage cannot guarantee employment or salary. For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the programs, and other important information, please click here.