Massage Therapy NC II

Is Asia Pacific Caregiver & Healthcare Training Center's (APC&HTC) massage therapy training Nationally Accredited?

Yes. We are accredited by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA).

Will APC&HTC’s massage training curriculum prepare me for a career in massage therapy?

Yes. Our 560-hour program gives you the skills that employers demand while also providing you with the knowledge and confidence to build your own thriving personal practice.

Why 560 hours?

To be certified as a Massage Therapist in the Philippines, you need a minimum of 560 hours of education. This is also the required number of hours of training to receive your National Certification. The National Certification represents the standard in the field and provides a competitive edge throughout the Philippines.

What job opportunities are available to therapeutic massage practitioners?

Demand for massage therapists is at an all-time high and continuing to grow. As a practitioner in massage, you may be self-employed, a salaried employee or work on a commission basis. Opportunities include private practice, spas, rehabilitation centers, hospitals, sports clinics, doctor's offices, and nursing homes.