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1000 hours to Certification

500 sport hours  +  500 rmt clinic hours = 1000 hours

  • Clinic hours may be accumulated while a member or, may have already been accumulated before joining.
  • Clinic hours may or may not include sport massage, however sport massage in clinic cannot be counted toward your 500 sport hours.


Why so many hours?

 Ensures our candidates:

    • Become familiar with injuries and treatments common to on-site/on-field situations.
    • Interact with athletes, coaches, managers, team officials and expert groups of health teams.
    • (CASM, CATA, CCSS, SPC, CSMTA)
    • Learn to manage various situations as the primary and secondary medical personnel on duty.
    • Gain valuable experience needed to be selected to the Health Care Team at Major Games and competitions

10 Steps to Certification

Detailed requirements for each step is available in the CSMTA Candidate Handbook, available to Members only.


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