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Introduction to Oncology Massage Class

Attend Beaumont’s 24-hour: Introduction to Oncology Massage Class and learn how to safely treat cancer patients throughout their journey and into survivorship or end of life. Curriculum includes but is not limited to:

  • Pathophysiology of cancer
  • Common cancer treatments
  • Side effects of cancer treatments
  • Lymphatic System 
  • Contraindications
  • Charting
  • Hands-on protocols
Additionally, students will provide a one-hour massage to a cancer patient or survivor on day three. Upon class completion, students will receive a Certificate of Completion and 24 CEs from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. Completion of the class qualifies students to become a preferred provider through The Society for Oncology Massage.

Application, Tuition, and Class Details 

A simple application/registration document will be provided to students closer to the class start date. Students are required to be a graduate of a 500-hour or more course/class in massage therapy or minimum state requirements, show proof of current state license, and provide TB results for the current class year and evidence of being fully Covid-19 vaccinated.

  • Tuition: $499 and $450 for early-bird registration
    • If a student takes Beaumont’s 100-hour Oncology and Hospital Massage Class, $150 of this tuition will be applied to the 100-hour class tuition (essentially, $150 discount). 
    • Cancellation Policy
      • $50 penalty if student cancels participation 14 days prior to the class start date; Tuition is non-refundable after that.
      • Student may transfer to the next oncology massage class for a 10% processing fee. No refunds on transferred registrations.
  • 2022 Class Dates (expected to be live, in-person training)
    • Early-bird Registration Deadline: September 9, 2022
    • Registration Deadline: September 30, 2022
    • October 14, 15, 16 (8a-5p on Beaumont’s Royal Oak Hospital Campus)

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