What Makes Central Florida School of Massage Therapy Special
Are you looking for a massage school that can help you:
- Start a new career?
- Create supplemental income?
- Do work you love?
The Central Florida School of Massage Therapy (CFSMT) is a wise choice for an Orlando massage school that can help you realize your career dreams. At our massage school you’ll receive a comprehensive education in the art and science of Massage Therapy, balancing personal growth with development of the skills you need to succeed when you graduate.
Educational Goals and Objectives
CFSMT’s primary focus as a massage school is to offer the quality education and experience you need to create a successful and rewarding massage career. When you graduate from our massage school we want you to be able to demonstrate:
- Knowledge, proficiency, and competence in massage therapy techniques, theory and practices, anatomy and physiology, pathology, hydrotherapy, risk management, business practices, assessment, referral, and quality of touch;
- Personal skills in effective communication, self-awareness and understanding, focused intention, and desire to educate others about the benefits of massage;
- Professional standards of ethical behavior in the therapeutic setting and knowledge of laws and statutes governing massage therapy and practice;
- Commitment to continuing education beyond massage school and providing a client-centered approach to your massage practice;
- Preparedness to pass the MBLEX Examination and achieve state licensure after you graduate from massage school; and
- Preparedness to establish a private practice or work in collaboration with other health specialists for the benefit of society after you leave massage school.
As a student at our massage school most of your education will be hands-on, learning to perform entry-level massages using Swedish massage technique as well as several other modalities. You will also study massage school subjects such as business in an academic classroom setting. This combined academic and hands-on experience in our massage school will prepare you for entry-level employment as a Licensed Massage Therapist in the State of Florida. Graduates of our massage school have found work with dentists, doctors, hospitals, chiropractors, spas, pain management offices, and massage clinics. Many of our alumni have also started their own practices right out of massage school.
Location and Facilities
The Central Florida School of Massage Therapy is in an ideal location for a massage school. Our address is 450 N. Lakemont Avenue (at the corner of Lakemont and Aloma Avenues) in historic Winter Park, near scenic lakes with huge old trees.
Our massage school is easily accessible from anywhere in Orlando via Interstate 4, Highway 417 (the Greenway,) Highway 436, Highway 17-92, or Colonial Drive. We’re also right on the Lynx (public transportation system) route. And you’ll enjoy our massage school location for meals, snacks, and doing errands, since we’re literally a 2-minute walk from Sprouts, Tijuana Flats, Jersey Mikes, Walgreen’s, and many other stores and restaurants, as well as a 5 or 10-minute drive to several other shopping centers.
The massage school occupies a 4,100 square-foot facility with 2 lecture rooms, (one of which converts into a clinic area,) two private massage treatment rooms, a full-service bookstore, a library, men’s and women’s restrooms and changing areas, kitchen area, administrative office, and reception area. We also provide modern, up-to-date massage school equipment and supplies for teaching such as massage tables and massage chairs, hydrotherapy and spa equipment, Mac books, DVD/LED projectors, New TV’s, model skeletons, and anatomical charts.
Licensing and Professional Affiliations
The Central Florida School of Massage Therapy is licensed as a massage school by the Commission for Independent Education, Department of Education, 2650 Apalachee Parkway; Suite A, Tallahassee, Florida 32301 1-888-224-6684; www.fldoe.org. Additional information regarding CFSMT, Inc. may be obtained by contacting the Commission.
We are approved as a massage school by the Board of Massage Therapy under the Florida Department of Health. Our massage school graduates are eligible to take the MBLEX Examination issued by the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB).
The Central Florida School of Massage Therapy Inc. massage school curriculum meets or exceeds guidelines set forth by the American Massage Therapy Association Commission on Massage Training Accreditation/Approval and the American Bodyworkers and Massage Professionals commission on education.
The Central Florida School of Massage Therapy Inc. is an associate member as a massage school of the American Massage Therapy Association, Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, and Florida State Massage Therapy Association.
Central Florida School of Massage Therapy, Inc is approved for VA Educational Benefits. To apply for benefits visit www.gibill.va.gov. Please contact the VA education toll free line 1-888-442-4551, our VA Certifying Official, Lindsey Manz 407-673-6776 or use the contact button above.
Mon - Fri 9AM - 6PM
Phone (407) 673-6776
Fax (407) 673-2364
450 North Lakemont Avenue, Suite A
Winter Park, FL 32792