HOLISTIC HEALTH PRACTITIONER
The objective of this program is to offer students a holistic overview while providing the highest level of certification as recognized for massage and bodywork professionals for those who wish to further enhance their credibility in the profession. Graduates of this program will be qualified to meet licensing requirements for the State of California to practice as Holistic Health Practitioner, incorporating a variety of holistic therapies into their practice for effective healing and therapy. Upon completing certification, graduates can work in Day spas, Chiropractic/wellness centers as employees, independent contractors, or as an entrepreneur of their own practice.
Once a rare experience, Massage has become a staple therapy and general lifestyle activity in today’s modern society. Massage gets us out of our heads and back into our bodies. It creates grounding, nourishes the soul and almost magically creates body relief from pains and stress. The highly qualified ICoHS Holistic Health Practitioner use almost any of the many styles of massage taught as appropriate to the needs of each client.
|Code||Program Courses||Clock Hours||Prerequisite|
|HOC 100||Holistic Consciousness||30|
|HOC 101||Eastern Perspectives||45|
|A&P 101||Anatomy and Physiology I||30|
|A&P 102||Anatomy and Physiology II||30||A&P 101|
|A&P 103||Anatomy and Physiology III||30||A&P 102|
|BEC 101||Business, Ethics and Communication I||30|
|BEC 102||Business, Ethics and Communication II||30|
|MSG 101||Parasympathetic Massage||45|
|MSG 102||Circulatory (Swedish Massage)||45|
|MSG 103||Touch Anatomy||30|
|MSG 104||Client Assessment||30|
|MSG 105||Deep Tissue Massage||30|
|MSG 201||Movement Therapy||30|
|NUT 101||Holistic Nutrition I||30|
|ZEN 101||Zen Touch™ Shiatsu I||30|
|MBL 100||Mblex Test Prep and CPR First Aid||45||Academic Coordinator(s) approval|
|PRA 202*||Holistic Health Practitioner – Practicum||55||Academic Coordinator(s) approval|
*To be eligible for PRA 202, students must have successfully completed A&P 101, A&P 102, BEC 101, MSG 101, MSG 102, MSG 104, MSG 105 and PAT 101.