The Cortiva Institute's Therapeutic Massage Program in Scottsdale-Phoenix specializes in therapeutic massage and is designed for the student who desires an in-depth anatomy and physiology education. This program offers almost 300 classroom hours of biosciences, such as exercise science and kinesiology. Students seek this program for it’s in depth science-based curriculum. The program length is thirty-two (32) weeks in the morning and forty (40) weeks in the evening.
The Scottsdale Cortiva Institute also offers a program in Personal Fitness Training. Our certification for personal training is done in conjunction with the prestigious National Academy of Sports Medicine. (NASM) Students will receive official NASM course materials including a book, study guide, and set of interactive CDs. Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of completion and be eligible to take the NASM certified personal trainer national certification exam. Program length is twelve (12.5) weeks when attending Monday and Wednesday or twenty-five (25) weeks when attending Tuesday.