Sports massage is a fast-paced and fulfilling career path, with client opportunities ranging from professional sports teams to weekend warrior athletes.
Attend the AMTA 2017 National Convention—September 14-16 in Pasadena, California—to learn hands-on techniques and business tactics for sports massage therapists. Whether you're new to sports massage or are a seasoned veteran, these continuing education opportunities will help grow your sports massage career.
Techniques for Sports Massage Therapists (Hands-on)
Friday, September 15, 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Instructor: John Combe
Learn techniques, contraindications, session planning and other valuable information to take your sports massage career to the next level. Receive hands-on instruction—including a shoulder injury case study—and tips to help you succeed in this specialty.
Note: This course is part of the AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Specialty Certificate program. Learn more about the online CE courses and exam »
Materials Required: Massage table
This CE session is full, but take a look at other great education sessions at the AMTA 2017 National Convention!
Building Your Successful Sports Massage Practice
Saturday, September 16, 8 a.m. - noon | 4 CE Credits
Instructor: Bob McAtee
Many massage therapists want to create a successful sports massage practice, but struggle in this market. Learn how to define and develop your unique message to market your business and attract and retain athletes and active clients.
Attend the Largest Event in the Massage Therapy Profession
On-site Registration & Badge Pickup at the Pasadena Convention Center
Online registration is now closed, but you can still register at the AMTA Registration Desk at the Pasadena Convention Center! Attendee badges must be displayed at all times.
- Wednesday, September 13: 11am-6pm
- Thursday, September 14: 7am-6:30pm
- Friday, September 15: 7am-6pm
- Saturday, September 16: 7am-12:30pm
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What Last Year's AMTA National Convention Attendees are Saying
“Very energizing and inspiring.”
“The presenters were excellent: engaging, knowledgeable, accessible.”
“Everything was wonderful! The camaraderie that I felt was very nice.”