Hospital-based Massage Therapy I

Enhance your clinical skills by working with individuals in a hospital-based environment. In this course, you will develop a better understanding of the scope of the intrinsic factors involved with this population by working directly with patients receiving chemotherapy, radiation, and hospital stay following treatment or surgery for cancer. 

This course is for licensed massage therapists in New England. If you want to become a licensed massage therapist, see the CCRI Massage Therapy Training. Review the learning objectives for the course.  

Pre-Requisites for Admission

  1. Must be an active licensed massage therapist in the state of RI, CT, or MA. Applicants must provide documented proof.
  2. Minimum of eight hours of continuing education. See a list of acceptance training programs, note this is not a complete list. 
  3. Professional Liability Insurance
  4. Individual Medical Insurance

Registration Information

  1. Complete the complete registration materials by July 16, 2018, includes medical tests, background check, and application. 
  2. You will receive a confirmation e-mail, if you don't, please call
  3. You will receive 40 continuing education hours through a 10-week internship at Roger Williams Medical Center in Providence
  4. After successful completion of this course, you can enter Hospital-based Massage Therapy Training II.
Upcoming Classes
Date Time CRN Location
Tuesdays: Sept. 11 - Nov. 13, 2018  8 a.m. - 12 p.m.  60198-PSEM-8033-852 / 60199-PSEM-8034-852 St. Anne's Hospital, 795 Middle St., Fall River, MA
 Wednesdays, Sept. 12 - Nov. 14, 2018 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 60194-PSEM-8033-850 / 60195-PSEM-8034-850 Roger Williams Medical Center, 825 Chalkstone Ave, Providence RI
 Thursdays: Sept. 13 - Nov. 15, 2018 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 60196-PSEM-8033-851 / 60197-PSEM-8034-851  Roger Williams Medical Center, 825 Chalkstone Ave, Providence RI

Program Information

  • Cost
  • $620
  • Includes $25 non-refundable registration fee

  • Time Commitment
  • 40 hours
  • 10 weeks x 4 hours per week

Contact Information

Contact Information

All workforce offices will be closed on: 
Th, November 22, 2018
W, December 12, 2018
T, December 25, 2018
T, January 1, 2019

Flanagan Campus, Lincoln
1762 Louisquisset Pike, 2nd Floor South
Lincoln, RI 02865
Tel: 401.333.7070
Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. (M-Th)**; 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (F); 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (Sat)*

*Sat: The Flanagan campus will be closed on the following dates: 11/24, 12/22, 12/29 & 1/5

**From 12/17 - 1/4 the Flanagan Campus will be open M-F 8am-4pm

Liston Campus, Providence
One Hilton Street, Room 1154 
Providence, RI 02905
Tel: 401.455.6144
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (M-F)

Knight Campus, Warwick
400 East Avenue, Room 4200
Warwick, RI 02886
Tel: 401.825.1214
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (M-F)

Faculty and Staff


Para información en español, por favor llame al 401.455.6019

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