Education - Current Courses The Continuing Education Program is designed to help massage therapists increase their knowledge base to continuously improve for both their own personal success and that of the client.

CURRENT COURSES AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION

The following is a listing of upcoming events for the RMTAO.

Select an event you would like to view by clicking on the event title. Once the event description has expanded, you can click the "register on-line" link to start the on-line registration process.

If you have already registered for the event, and no payment has been received for the registration, you may cancel your registration on-line by clicking the link "cancel my registration" located below the event listing.

 

THORACIC SPINE MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (05/26/2019)
Sunday, May 26, 2019
Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy - Cambridge Campus
DATE:Sunday, May 26, 2019
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy - Cambridge Campus
DESCRIPTION: This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the thoracic spine. Techniques will be focused on manual therapy evaluation and treatment of the z-joints (facets).  Complimentary home exercises that involve thoracic stretching and self-mobilization will be taught in detail. The course is designed to challenge the therapistís clinical reasoning skills, and the knowledge gained will be easy to apply to clinical practice right away.&nb... 
More detailed information....
REGISTRATION OPTIONS: The following registration options are available to you:
KNEE DYSFUNCTIONS [COE] (06/02/2019)
Sunday, June 2, 2019
Sutherland Chan School & Teaching Clinic
DATE:Sunday, June 2, 2019
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: Sutherland Chan School & Teaching Clinic
DESCRIPTION: This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to effectively assess the tibiofemoral joint. The therapist will learn evidence based ligament and meniscus tests, as well as muscular rehab.  Special tests, stretching, strengthening and proprioceptive exercises for the knee will be taught in detail. This course is designed to challenge the therapistís clinical reasoning skills, and the knowledge gained will be easy for the therapist to apply to clinical practice right awa... 
More detailed information....
REGISTRATION OPTIONS: The following registration options are available to you:
RIB MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (06/09/2019)
Sunday, June 9, 2019
International Academy of Massage Inc.
DATE:Sunday, June 9, 2019
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: International Academy of Massage Inc.
DESCRIPTION: This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat joint stiffness in the ribs. Techniques will be focused on manual therapy evaluation and treatment of the costotransverse and sternocostal joints. Complimentary home exercises that involve thorax stretching and self mobilization will be taught in detail. The course is designed to challenge the therapistís clinical reasoning skills, and the knowledge gained will be easy to apply to clinical practice right away... 
More detailed information....
REGISTRATION OPTIONS: The following registration options are available to you:
SHOULDER MOBILIZATIONS [COE] (06/23/2019)
Sunday, June 23, 2019
College Boreal
DATE:Sunday, June 23, 2019
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: College Boreal
DESCRIPTION: This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to assess and treat shoulder stiffness. The biomechanics of the shoulder and how to recognize capsular restrictions will be taught and demonstrated. Manual therapy techniques will be focused on specific glenohumeral mobilizations targeting different portions of the capsule. This course is designed to challenge the therapistís clinical reasoning skills, and the knowledge gained will be easy to apply to clinical practice right awa... 
More detailed information....
REGISTRATION OPTIONS: The following registration options are available to you:
THE HIDDEN CAUSE OF LOW BACK PAIN: THE HIP [COE] (09/08/2019)
Sunday, September 8, 2019
triOS College - Windsor
DATE:Sunday, September 8, 2019
TIME:9:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM
SPEAKER: Aaron Rutter, PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI
VENUE: triOS College - Windsor
DESCRIPTION: This one day practical course will focus on the therapistís ability to recognize and treat hip dysfunctions which contribute to low back pain. Techniques will be focused on assessing the hip and low back for postural, biomechanical and muscle imbalances causing dysfunctions like sciatica, z-joint irritation and low back muscle strain. Specific stretching of the hip capsule and muscles will be demonstrated as well as hip strengthening exercises with particular emphasis on the glutes.  This c... 
More detailed information....
REGISTRATION OPTIONS: The following registration options are available to you: