Do you know the difference between tendonitis and the much more common tendinosis?

Learn the difference between both and how to treat them differently and effectively!

In the Supraspinatus Muscle online course you will learn:

  • Anatomical attachments of the supraspinatus

  • Location of tendon

  • Methods of supraspinatus muscle and tendon palpation

  • Actions of supraspinatus

  • Myofascial trigger point locations and referral patterns

  • Anatomical basis of impingement

  • Supraspinatus and deltoid muscle dysfunction

  • Tendinitis versus tendinosus

Key caution and contraindication issues are taught in the course and include differentiating tendinosis vulnerabilities versus tendinitis, avoiding impingement during treatment, and applying a treatment appropriate to the stage of recovery of the injury.

Just $78.75 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 $78.75 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 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.

Learn how to assess the supraspinatus muscle and apply targeted massage therapy and home care prescription to help your clients.

Just $78.75 CAD (including tax) for one year access.

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