Obtaining consent to proceed with Massage Therapy services goes much farther than checking a box.

Learn what the requirements are and how to meet or exceed them in your practice. Incorporating thorough consent procedures into your daily practice supports each therapeutic relationship and professional, ethical delivery of care.

In the Consent: Guidelines for Obtaining Valid Informed Consent for Massage Therapy online course you will learn:

  • To identify the criteria for valid, informed consent

  • How to define capacity and understand how it applies to obtaining consent

  • How to know when to presume, question, or determine capacity

  • To recognize how consent relates to the therapeutic relationship

  • What to include when documenting consent

Have the knowledge and confidence to practice effective and thorough procedures for obtaining consent for Massage Therapy services.

Just $44 CAD (including tax) for one year access.

This course is approved for 2 primary credits with the MTAA.


  • Who is this course for?

    This course is designed for Massage Therapists and other manual therapy practitioners.

  • What is the cost of this course?

    The course fee is $44 CAD (including tax) which gives you 1 year access to all of the course material in the online learning center.

  • How long do I have to complete the course once I have purchased it?

    You have 1 year from the date of purchase to complete all e-healthcanada.com courses, and you can access your courses 24/7 online from any device.

  • How do I get continuing education credit for this course?

    Please check with your association in advance as to how you can receive credit for this course. MTAA members need only to submit a copy of your certificate of completion to your association, but this may vary for non-members.

  • Will I be able to retake the exam if I am not successful on my first try?

    Yes, you can retake the exam as many times as needed.

Gain a better understanding of the importance of obtaining consent for Massage Therapy services, and how it relates to your practice.

Just $44 CAD (including tax) for one year access.

This course is approved for 2 primary credits with the MTAA.