MASSAGE THERAPY - FLORIDA

Massage Therapy
IN
Florida

If you are looking for a career in health and wellness that can truly make an impact on people, look no further than massage therapy. Massage schools in Florida can set you on the path to a career where you can help others daily, and possibly even be your own boss. Florida massage schools can teach you the basic principles of using therapeutic massage, as well as different types of massage - such as Swedish, shiatsu, deep tissue and more.

Now imagine learning all of this while being surrounded by the warm beaches, bright attractions and numerous opportunities of the Sunshine State. If you want to help other feel their best through natural, alternative medicines, then massage training may be right for you.

State License Requirements
500
Hours

The Florida Board of Massage Therapy requires students be at least 18 years of age and complete an approved massage therapy training program of at least 500 hours to become licensed. The state of Florida also requires applicants for massage therapy licenses to pass a 2-hour prevention of medical errors course as part of their course of study. License candidates take either the National Certification Examination for Massage Therapy NESL/NCETM/TMB or MBLEx tests to become massage therapists in the state of Florida.

Education Details

Massage therapy schools in Florida can assist you towards career where you can have a positive impact on the lives of others. Florida massage schools teach basic therapeutic massage, as well as different types of massage such as Swedish, shiatsu and more. If you want to assist people to feel their best through natural treatments, then becoming a Florida massage therapist may be for you. Spa treatments are surging in America, as recent studies indicate almost 1 in 6 people are seeking massage therapy treatment every year. Results from massage therapy can include increased flexibility and mobility, and relief from pain and muscle tension.

License Renewal
16
License Renewal Hours
2 Years*
License Renewal Period

The State of Florida requires massage therapists to take a training program that includes at least 500 training “clock” hours. Once you complete the application process and become licensed, you will have to renew every two years, and pay a $105 fee. Florida also requires massage therapists complete at least 24 hours of continuing education courses every two years. One of these must be the HIV/AIDS course. You can find all the information about licensing and renewal through the Florida Board of Massage Therapy.

Careers
$42,240
Salary
28.9%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022

Florida massage therapists can earn an annual mean wage $37,010 or $17.79 hourly according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is well above the national mean pay for massage therapists is $34,900 per year and $16.78 per hour. Growth in the massage therapy field is expected to be approximately 20% by 2020, a faster than average rate compared to other careers in the United States. The BLS reports Florida has the second highest rate of employment for massage therapists in the country.

Working as a Massage Therapist

In addition, the Naples-Marco Island area has the third highest concentration of massage therapy jobs in nation for metro areas, and the West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach Metro area ranked fifth highest concentration of massage therapy jobs in nation for metro areas. Opportunities for Florida massage therapists include work at arthritis clinics, health resorts and spas, home health care programs, physical therapy clinics and sports medicine centers. As Florida is home to many cruise ship operations, many massage therapists are employed in the cruise industry. Consider these Florida massage schools when deciding where to begin your career exploration.

State board Contact Information

Florida Board of Massage

Department of Health Board of Massage Therapy
4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin C-06
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3257
Phone: (850) 245-4161
Fax: (850) 412-2681
Email Contact Form

Joining a professional organization associated with massage therapy is a beneficial decision to make as a professional massage therapist. Being a member of a professional massage therapy organization affords you opportunities for professional development, mentoring, access to continuing education and connections to network with other massage therapy professionals.

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Boca Beauty Academy

7820 Glades Road,
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Program: Massage Therapy

Our elite institution was established in 1991. We operate multiple state of the art campuses in safe , pristine environments. Our schools are in prestigious communities close to the ocean and high Our elite institution was established in 1991. We operate multiple state of the art campuses in safe , pristine environments. Our schools are in prestigious communities close to the ocean and high end shopping. We were the 1st certified green school in the state of Florida by the Florida Association of Beauty Professionals.
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Sunstate Academy - Clearwater

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Program: Massage Therapy

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Sunstate Academy - Fort Myers

2040 Colonial Blvd,
Fort Myers, FL 33907

Program: Massage Therapy

Welcome to Sunstate At Sunstate Academy, we break the rules! We go against the grain, push limits, and defy boundaries. That's what we're about. We're not afraid to be unique and different. It's Welcome to Sunstate At Sunstate Academy, we break the rules! We go against the grain, push limits, and defy boundaries. That's what we're about. We're not afraid to be unique and different. It's how we roll. At Sunstate Academy, you will be encouraged to let your imagination run wild. • Interactive Classes and Hands-On Training • Salon & Spa Style Experience • Lots of Fun Events, Competitions, and Celebrations As a Redken Premier school, Sunstate Academy offers in-depth programs taught by experienced instructors who have received Redken professional training. At Sunstate Academy, a combination of theory and hands-on training teaches you what you need to know to begin a long, rewarding career as a massage therapist, professional stylist or nail technician. Why Choose Sunstate Academy? • Experience. Our instructors give students the inside scoop. They have been training and working in the industry for years. • We treat you right! Our staff is there for you every step of the way. • Students aren't a number. Our instructors know our students by name, doing everything they can to help them succeed. • Reputation. We have a reputation like no other in the area. • Quality. Sunstate is a Redken Premier School. Our students are trained using quality products. Programs • Cosmetology • Barber Styling • Massage Therapy • Spa Therapies • Nail Technician Get Educated! Get Involved! Get into a Sunstate of Mind! For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed our programs, and other important information, visit sunstate.edu/programs Cosmetology From fierce coloring techniques, chic cuts, and avant-garde up-dos, to bombshell makeup techniques and the latest in nail art and design, our Cosmetology program has got it going on! You'll learn: • Haircutting & styling • Highlights & coloring • Hair relaxing & straightening • Nail acrylics & extensions • Manicures & pedicures • Nail art & design • Make-up artistry • Facials Massage Therapy Now this is a program to feel good about! If you've got a passion for helping others, you can gain the ability to heal others with the Massage Therapy program. You'll learn: • Hydrotherapy • Hot stone massage • Athletic/sports massage • Prenatal massage • Anatomy & physiology • Pathology • Business operations Spa Therapies Take the massage therapy program to the next level! The Spa Therapies program covers all the healing qualities of bodywork including skin care. You'll learn: • Therapeutic massage • Aromatherapy • Microdermabrasion • Make up artistry • Color application • Masques • Hair removal - tweezing & waxing Nail Technician The world of nail art and design is taking the world of fashion to the next level. From nail glitter and rhinestones, to acrylics and racy polish, this program has it ALL! You'll learn: • Manicures & pedicures • Nail art & design • Nail wraps and mending • Apply nail tips with acrylic overlay • Apply sculptured nails using form • Perform acrylic fills  
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Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers - Hollywood

420 S State Road 7,
Hollywood, FL 33020

Program: Massage Therapy

Discover your Future: Become a Licensed Professional! Our Education Legacy Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers was founded in 1974 with the goal of providing professional training in Cosmetology Arts and related Beauty, Health and Discover your Future: Become a Licensed Professional! Our Education Legacy Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers was founded in 1974 with the goal of providing professional training in Cosmetology Arts and related Beauty, Health and Wellness career fields. For more than 40 years, Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has remained on the cutting edge of the Cosmetology industry by continuously updating its curriculum and program offerings to better serve its students. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIE), Florida Department of Education and is nationally accredited by NACCAS (National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences). Using the Pivot Point method of education, our instructors allow students to explore their creativity while learning the most innovative techniques in the Beauty industry. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers provides a quality career-oriented education through the active participation of its graduates, faculty, staff, advisory board and community. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has three convenient locations serving you in Florida: • Hollywood • West Palm Beach • Orlando   OUR PROGRAMS COSMETOLOGY / COSMETOLOGIA The objective in the Cosmetology program is to train students in the skills needed to meet the competencies for the examination required by the State Board of Cosmetology. Using the Pivot Point approach to education, instructors train students to think and act like designers. Students learn the theory behind Cosmetology and the practical skills necessary to succeed in the Beauty industry. NAIL TECHNOLOGY The Nail Technology program concentrates on the care and beautification of the nails on the hands and feet. The objective of this class is to provide comprehensive training in the field of Nail Technology and to successfully complete the State and school requirements to become eligible for registration as a nail specialist with the Board of Cosmetology (DBPR). SKIN CARE The Skin Care program concentrates on the care of the skin and the different techniques used in the areas of Skin Care. This program is designed for the student who wishes to specialize in Skin Care. Topics include Make-up application, Hair Removal, Facials and more. MASSAGE THERAPY The Massage Therapy program is designed to qualify graduates for entry-level employment in a Health Care setting, Spa environment or as an independent practitioner. Students are taught manual techniques to manipulate the soft tissue structures of the body to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress; and to promote health and wellness. Topics include Anatomy, Physiology, Massage Theory, Florida Law, HIV/AIDS education, Hydrotherapy, Eastern and Allied modalities. Students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications and a positive learning environment that involves small classes. ELECTROLOGY This program is designed to train students in permanent hair removal by Electrology. The course is designed to give the students a thorough entry-level preparation to work in the field of Electrology. The modern short wave, blend, and galvanic methods are taught in small classes and students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications. Our Electrology program also educates students in the theory and practical application of laser and light-assisted hair growth delay. BARBER The Barber program teaches theory, lab and hands on practice in shaving, hot towel, beard design, hair sculpting, hair design and hair color. Students will learn the state law that governs barbering and sterilization and will be eligible to sit for the state Barber licensure examination, which upon successful completion, will qualify graduates to work as Barbers in Florida.   Dual Programs are also available Financial Aid is available for those who qualify VA benefits available Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers is approved by the U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to accept non-immigrant students' applications in order that he/she may apply for the M-1 student Visa. Information regarding placement and completion rates, tuition, fees and other important information can be found at www.hi.edu in accordance with 34 C.F.R. 668.6.   EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ASK ABOUT OUR CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASSES IN: Advanced Makeup Airbrush Makeup Permanent Makeup Eyelash Extension Body Wrapping Hair Braiding Nail art (and more)   Explore our World! Follow us on Social Media FACEBOOK: HI.EDU INSTAGRAM: @hollywoodinstitute TWITTER: @hibc_edu SNAPCHAT: HIBCEDU YOUTUBE: Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers PINTEREST: HIBC_EDU  
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Cortiva Institute - Orlando Campus

2600 Lake Lucien Drive,Suite 100
Maitland, FL 32751

Program: Massage Therapy

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Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers - Margate

5000-C Coconut Creek Parkway,
Margate, FL 33063

Program: Massage Therapy

Discover your Future: Become a Licensed Professional! Our Education Legacy Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers was founded in 1974 with the goal of providing professional training in Cosmetology Arts and related Beauty, Health and Discover your Future: Become a Licensed Professional! Our Education Legacy Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers was founded in 1974 with the goal of providing professional training in Cosmetology Arts and related Beauty, Health and Wellness career fields. For more than 40 years, Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has remained on the cutting edge of the Cosmetology industry by continuously updating its curriculum and program offerings to better serve its students. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIE), Florida Department of Education and is nationally accredited by NACCAS (National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences). Using the Pivot Point method of education, our instructors allow students to explore their creativity while learning the most innovative techniques in the Beauty industry. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers provides a quality career-oriented education through the active participation of its graduates, faculty, staff, advisory board and community. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has three convenient locations serving you in Florida: • Hollywood • West Palm Beach • Orlando   OUR PROGRAMS COSMETOLOGY / COSMETOLOGIA The objective in the Cosmetology program is to train students in the skills needed to meet the competencies for the examination required by the State Board of Cosmetology. Using the Pivot Point approach to education, instructors train students to think and act like designers. Students learn the theory behind Cosmetology and the practical skills necessary to succeed in the Beauty industry. NAIL TECHNOLOGY The Nail Technology program concentrates on the care and beautification of the nails on the hands and feet. The objective of this class is to provide comprehensive training in the field of Nail Technology and to successfully complete the State and school requirements to become eligible for registration as a nail specialist with the Board of Cosmetology (DBPR). SKIN CARE The Skin Care program concentrates on the care of the skin and the different techniques used in the areas of Skin Care. This program is designed for the student who wishes to specialize in Skin Care. Topics include Make-up application, Hair Removal, Facials and more. MASSAGE THERAPY The Massage Therapy program is designed to qualify graduates for entry-level employment in a Health Care setting, Spa environment or as an independent practitioner. Students are taught manual techniques to manipulate the soft tissue structures of the body to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress; and to promote health and wellness. Topics include Anatomy, Physiology, Massage Theory, Florida Law, HIV/AIDS education, Hydrotherapy, Eastern and Allied modalities. Students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications and a positive learning environment that involves small classes. ELECTROLOGY This program is designed to train students in permanent hair removal by Electrology. The course is designed to give the students a thorough entry-level preparation to work in the field of Electrology. The modern short wave, blend, and galvanic methods are taught in small classes and students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications. Our Electrology program also educates students in the theory and practical application of laser and light-assisted hair growth delay. BARBER The Barber program teaches theory, lab and hands on practice in shaving, hot towel, beard design, hair sculpting, hair design and hair color. Students will learn the state law that governs barbering and sterilization and will be eligible to sit for the state Barber licensure examination, which upon successful completion, will qualify graduates to work as Barbers in Florida.   Dual Programs are also available Financial Aid is available for those who qualify VA benefits available Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers is approved by the U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to accept non-immigrant students' applications in order that he/she may apply for the M-1 student Visa. Information regarding placement and completion rates, tuition, fees and other important information can be found at www.hi.edu in accordance with 34 C.F.R. 668.6.   EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ASK ABOUT OUR CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASSES IN: Advanced Makeup Airbrush Makeup Permanent Makeup Eyelash Extension Body Wrapping Hair Braiding Nail art (and more)   Explore our World! Follow us on Social Media FACEBOOK: HI.EDU INSTAGRAM: @hollywoodinstitute TWITTER: @hibc_edu SNAPCHAT: HIBCEDU YOUTUBE: Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers PINTEREST: HIBC_EDU  
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Daytona College

425 South Nova Road,
Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Program: Massage Therapy

Welcome to Daytona College! How would you like a career that could improve your clients' well-being and boost their confidence each day? You can have a fulfilling career like this by pursuing a Welcome to Daytona College! How would you like a career that could improve your clients' well-being and boost their confidence each day? You can have a fulfilling career like this by pursuing a diploma or degree with us in one of our beauty and wellness programs. Our faculty is made up of industry professionals who can share their experience and expertise with our students to further their knowledge and education. All our programs offer hands-on training in our salon and spa where students can benefit from working in real-world settings to prepare them for their career. Daytona College also strives to develop fundamental professional and communication skills to help students build their client base and advance their career opportunities. To give our students every advantage, we also provide: • Online Courses for select programs • Day and evening/weekend classes • Career services assistance • Programs approved for veterans training • Financial aid for those who qualify At Daytona College we offer a variety of spa and salon career paths to choose from: • Cosmetology (Evening/Weekend Classes) • Therapeutic Massage • Natural Health • Full Specialist with Spa Services • Barber-Styling Cosmetology Combination • Barbering for Licensed Cosmetologists: Evenings M-Th (5-9pm) To stay competitive in this field, we understand it is important to give our students the training and skills employers look for when hiring. We focus our training on developing your skills but also on finding your own unique style and professional image. Graduates of our programs have left Daytona College to pursue successful careers as: • Massage therapists • Cosmetologists • Salon owners • Skin care specialists • Nail Technicians • And more! Discover your dreams in one of Daytona College's beauty and wellness programs. Contact us today to find out how you can start a beautiful new career helping others look and feel their best! http://www.daytonacollege.edu/student-consumer-information/
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Boca Beauty Academy

7329 North State Road 7,
Parkland, FL 33073

Program: Massage Therapy

Our elite institution was established in 1991. We operate multiple state of the art campuses in safe , pristine environments. Our schools are in prestigious communities close to the ocean and high Our elite institution was established in 1991. We operate multiple state of the art campuses in safe , pristine environments. Our schools are in prestigious communities close to the ocean and high end shopping. We were the 1st certified green school in the state of Florida by the Florida Association of Beauty Professionals.
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Cortiva Institute - Pompano Campus

2001 West Sample Road,Suite #100
Pompano Beach, FL 33064

Program: Massage Therapy

A Rewarding Career in Massage Therapy, Makeup Artistry, or Skin Care Starts Here… Classes Start Soon Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that A Rewarding Career in Massage Therapy, Makeup Artistry, or Skin Care Starts Here… Classes Start Soon Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that is positive and exciting? Consider a career in massage therapy, makeup artistry, or skin care. Massage therapists and skin care professionals work in a wide variety of environments, including resort spas, cruise ships, medical offices, destination spas, and day spas. Makeup artists work in spas and salons, and they also work in the motion picture, television, cosmetics, bridal, and fashion industries. Many massage therapists, skin care professionals, and makeup artists start their own private practices.   Why choose the Cortiva Institute? A diploma in as little as 6½ months Convenient Day and Night classes that fit your life 1,000s of jobs available across the country Support in finding a career that gives you joy Accomplished instructors and faculty to guide your development Financial aid available for those who qualify Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) Thousands of New Job Opportunities Every Year! Cortiva’s National Career Services Department has developed a worldwide network of thousands of employers, which generates an average of more than 5,000 new job opportunities nationwide for Cortiva graduates each year! Of course, your success ultimately depends on you. The Cortiva Institute cannot guarantee employment or salary. But our career services assistance starts when you are a student and does not stop even after you graduate. From your first job to your last in the industry – whether you need help tomorrow or ten years from now – we’re here to help you succeed. Degree and Diploma Programs The Cortiva Institute offers degree and diploma programs leading to careers in: Massage Therapy Makeup Artistry Skin Care Paramedical Skin Care * Financial aid is not available for the 300-hour Skin Care Training Program. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the programs, and other important information, please visit www.cortiva.edu/disclosures.html.
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Cortiva Institute - Tampa Campus

2370 34th St North ,
St Petersburg, FL 33713

Program: Massage Therapy

A Rewarding Career in Massage Therapy, Makeup Artistry, or Skin Care Starts Here… Classes Start Soon Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that A Rewarding Career in Massage Therapy, Makeup Artistry, or Skin Care Starts Here… Classes Start Soon Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that is positive and exciting? Consider a career in massage therapy, makeup artistry, or skin care. Massage therapists and skin care professionals work in a wide variety of environments, including resort spas, cruise ships, medical offices, destination spas, and day spas. Makeup artists work in spas and salons, and they also work in the motion picture, television, cosmetics, bridal, and fashion industries. Many massage therapists, skin care professionals, and makeup artists start their own private practices.   Why choose the Cortiva Institute? A diploma in as little as 6½ months Convenient Day and Night classes that fit your life 1,000s of jobs available across the country Support in finding a career that gives you joy Accomplished instructors and faculty to guide your development Financial aid available for those who qualify Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) Thousands of New Job Opportunities Every Year! Cortiva’s National Career Services Department has developed a worldwide network of thousands of employers, which generates an average of more than 5,000 new job opportunities nationwide for Cortiva graduates each year! Of course, your success ultimately depends on you. The Cortiva Institute cannot guarantee employment or salary. But our career services assistance starts when you are a student and does not stop even after you graduate. From your first job to your last in the industry – whether you need help tomorrow or ten years from now – we’re here to help you succeed. Degree and Diploma Programs The Cortiva Institute offers degree and diploma programs leading to careers in: Massage Therapy Makeup Artistry Skin Care Paramedical Skin Care * Financial aid is not available for the 300-hour Skin Care Training Program. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the programs, and other important information, please visit www.cortiva.edu/disclosures.html.
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Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers-West Palm Beach Campus

7587 S. Dixie Highway,
West Palm Beach, FL 33405

Program: Massage Therapy

Discover your Future: Become a Licensed Professional! Our Education Legacy Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers was founded in 1974 with the goal of providing professional training in Cosmetology Arts and related Beauty, Health and Discover your Future: Become a Licensed Professional! Our Education Legacy Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers was founded in 1974 with the goal of providing professional training in Cosmetology Arts and related Beauty, Health and Wellness career fields. For more than 40 years, Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has remained on the cutting edge of the Cosmetology industry by continuously updating its curriculum and program offerings to better serve its students. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIE), Florida Department of Education and is nationally accredited by NACCAS (National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences). Using the Pivot Point method of education, our instructors allow students to explore their creativity while learning the most innovative techniques in the Beauty industry. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers provides a quality career-oriented education through the active participation of its graduates, faculty, staff, advisory board and community. Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has three convenient locations serving you in Florida: • Hollywood • West Palm Beach • Orlando   OUR PROGRAMS COSMETOLOGY / COSMETOLOGIA The objective in the Cosmetology program is to train students in the skills needed to meet the competencies for the examination required by the State Board of Cosmetology. Using the Pivot Point approach to education, instructors train students to think and act like designers. Students learn the theory behind Cosmetology and the practical skills necessary to succeed in the Beauty industry. NAIL TECHNOLOGY The Nail Technology program concentrates on the care and beautification of the nails on the hands and feet. The objective of this class is to provide comprehensive training in the field of Nail Technology and to successfully complete the State and school requirements to become eligible for registration as a nail specialist with the Board of Cosmetology (DBPR). SKIN CARE The Skin Care program concentrates on the care of the skin and the different techniques used in the areas of Skin Care. This program is designed for the student who wishes to specialize in Skin Care. Topics include Make-up application, Hair Removal, Facials and more. MASSAGE THERAPY The Massage Therapy program is designed to qualify graduates for entry-level employment in a Health Care setting, Spa environment or as an independent practitioner. Students are taught manual techniques to manipulate the soft tissue structures of the body to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress; and to promote health and wellness. Topics include Anatomy, Physiology, Massage Theory, Florida Law, HIV/AIDS education, Hydrotherapy, Eastern and Allied modalities. Students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications and a positive learning environment that involves small classes. ELECTROLOGY This program is designed to train students in permanent hair removal by Electrology. The course is designed to give the students a thorough entry-level preparation to work in the field of Electrology. The modern short wave, blend, and galvanic methods are taught in small classes and students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications. Our Electrology program also educates students in the theory and practical application of laser and light-assisted hair growth delay. BARBER The Barber program teaches theory, lab and hands on practice in shaving, hot towel, beard design, hair sculpting, hair design and hair color. Students will learn the state law that governs barbering and sterilization and will be eligible to sit for the state Barber licensure examination, which upon successful completion, will qualify graduates to work as Barbers in Florida.   Dual Programs are also available Financial Aid is available for those who qualify VA benefits available Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers is approved by the U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to accept non-immigrant students' applications in order that he/she may apply for the M-1 student Visa. Information regarding placement and completion rates, tuition, fees and other important information can be found at www.hi.edu in accordance with 34 C.F.R. 668.6.   EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ASK ABOUT OUR CONTINUING EDUCATION CLASSES IN: Advanced Makeup Airbrush Makeup Permanent Makeup Eyelash Extension Body Wrapping Hair Braiding Nail art (and more)   Explore our World! Follow us on Social Media FACEBOOK: HI.EDU INSTAGRAM: @hollywoodinstitute TWITTER: @hibc_edu SNAPCHAT: HIBCEDU YOUTUBE: Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers PINTEREST: HIBC_EDU  
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