MASST 112 Swedish Massage Theory

Introduces students to the history, application, and principles of Swedish massage. This includes not only the massage strokes, but also client safety, communication, and charting of results.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

Potential students entering the program must test at college level (283 or higher) in reading on the Accuplacer or equivalent or have completed ENG 094. Students must also have documentation of training in standard first aid and CPR and a four-hour HIV/AIDS/blood-borne pathogens class prior to progressing to second quarter. A Washington State Patrol check will be required during the first quarter of study to progress to the second quarter. Some results from the background check may prevent individuals from participating in certain classes.

Corequisite

MASST 120.