Matched 11 Courses / 15 Classes

Massage Therapy: Anatomy Refresher - Upper Body (WED120) 1 Credit

This course is designed for individuals in the field of massage therapy and provides a review of upper body musculature affecting the neck, shoulder, spine, elbow and wrist joints. Origins and insertions and resistive stretches included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17694 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
In Person 12/04/2021 - 12/05/2021 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • J. Cuadras
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Please bring lotion and a set of sheets.
      Eligible for 13.3 hours of CEUs for the AZ Massage Board.
      Class held at 3144 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix
      Contact nicole.albert@phoenixcollege.edu for course questions.
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for One (1) Week
      Class 17694 costs include WED Course Fee: $20

Reiki: Healing and Symbols (WED125) 2 Credits

Introduction to Reiki as a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. Instruction in the Usui method of Reiki and its symbols and applications to personal health and everyday life. Prerequisites: None. Note: WED125 may be repeated for a total of ten (10) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17044 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
In Person 10/16/2021 - 10/24/2021 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • C. Zimmerman
Open
13 of 14 Seats Available

Hand and Foot Massage (WED145) 1 Credit

History and application of specific pressure points on the hands and feet that have correlation to different body organs and systems. Practice of micromovement techniques with the goal of creating a response throughout the body.
Prerequisites: None. Note: WED145 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17720 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
In Person 11/20/2021 - 11/21/2021 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • C. Zimmerman
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available

Overview Of Massage Therapy (WED165) 2 Credits

History of massage; overview of bodywork systems; benefits and indications of massage; legal requirements for practice in Arizona. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16140 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 10/11/2021 - 12/05/2021 N/A N/A
  • L. Browning
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available

Special Topics in Wellness Education B (WED195BB) 1 Credit

Introduction to current topics and contemporary issues related to developing and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18202 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
In Person 11/06/2021 - 11/07/2021 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • T. Tomich
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Myofascial Release II-Fascia Anatomy and the Shoulder Girdle.
      Bring a set of sheets.
      Eligible for 13.3 CEUs for the AZ Massage Board.
      WED297AA Myofascial Release Techniqes or prior MFR experience required. Permission required.
      Flex Start Class
      Class held at 3144 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix
      Contact nicole.albert@phoenixcollege.edu for course questions.
      Class Meets for One (1) Week

Aromatherapy (WED218) 1 Credit

Physiology of aromatherapy; methods of use; preparation of oils; uses in sports, beauty care, massage, child care, health care, at work, and in the home. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
16219 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 09/07/2021 - 09/25/2021 N/A N/A
  • L. Saper-Bloom
Open
24 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Eligible for 13.3 hours of Continuing Education for the Arizona Massage Board.
      Class Meets for Three (3) Weeks
      Contact nicole.albert@phoenixcollege.edu for course questions.
      Arrangements will be made for students to pick up essential oil kits required for class
      Class 16219 costs include WED Course Fee: $35

Therapeutic Massage Practices I (WED230) 6 Credits

Principles of professionalism, ethics, and legalities. Includes use of terminology related to massage therapy. Applications, indications, and contraindications of the nine strokes of Swedish massage. Study of the human osseous and muscular structure. Emphasis on normal movement patterns, origins, insertions, and functions of the muscular system. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Massage Therapy program or permission of Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18657 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE106
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 10/14/2021 M,Tu,W,Th 4:00PM - 8:00PM
  • L. Browning
  • K. Snideman
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16141 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 10/14/2021 M,Tu,W,Th 4:00PM - 8:00PM
  • L. Browning
  • K. Snideman
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available

Therapeutic Massage Practices II (WED231) 6 Credits

Refined application of the nine strokes of Swedish massage and contraindications to avoid. Application of advanced principles and techniques of trigger point therapy, muscle energy technique, stretching, hydrotherapy protocols, hot and cold applications, reflexology, and corporate massage. Study of the human osseous and muscular structure. Emphasis on normal movement patterns and the origin, insertion, and function of the muscular system. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WED230.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16142 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
Hybrid 10/18/2021 - 12/09/2021 M,Tu,W,Th 4:00PM - 8:00PM
  • J. Cuadras
  • K. Snideman
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid class incorporating both online and classroom activities.
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Class 16142 costs include WED Course Fee: $100
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
18658 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE106
Hybrid 10/18/2021 - 12/09/2021 M,Tu,W,Th 4:00PM - 8:00PM
  • J. Cuadras
  • K. Snideman
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available

Clinical Practicum: Part I (WED250AA) 1.5 Credits

Application of fundamental massage techniques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WED231. Corequisites: WED232 and permission of Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17380 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE106
Hybrid 10/22/2021 - 12/10/2021 F 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • N. Albert
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid class incorporating both online and classroom activities.
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Class 17380 costs include WED Course Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18204 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE106
Hybrid 10/23/2021 - 12/11/2021 Sat 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • N. Albert
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid class incorporating both online and classroom activities.
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Class 18204 costs include WED Course Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18787 Fall 2021 Phoenix
PCC - Other
Independent Study 10/23/2021 - 12/11/2021 N/A N/A
  • N. Albert
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Eight (8) Weeks
      Hybrid class incorporating both online and classroom activities.
      Class 18787 costs include WED Course Fee: $50

Special Topics: Therapeutic Massage (WED297AA) 1 Credit

Explores a special topic related to therapeutic massage. Topics vary and include concepts relevant to those pursuing careers in therapeutic massage. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17921 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
In Person 09/11/2021 - 09/12/2021 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • T. Tomich
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Emphasis on Myofascial Technique including exploration of fascial system, structural analysis, unwinding and hands on practice.
      Eligible for 13.3 CEUs for the AZ Massage Board.
      Please bring a set of sheets.
      Class Meets for One (1) Week
      Class held at 3144 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix
      Contact nicole.albert@phoenixcollege.edu for course questions.

Special Topics: Therapeutic Massage (WED297AB) 2 Credits

Explores a special topic related to therapeutic massage. Topics vary and include concepts relevant to those pursuing careers in therapeutic massage. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37751 Fall 2021 Phoenix
Phoenix College HE108
In Person 09/25/2021 - 10/03/2021 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • J. Cuadras
Open
14 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      The emphasis of this course will be Thai Massage
      Please bring one set of sheets
      Eligible for 26.6 CEUs for AZ Massage Board
      Please contact nikki.albert@phoenixcollege.edu for course/supply questions
      Class 37751 costs include WED Course Fee: $15