Offering a full range of Thai Massage classes, TMT is an established and recognized school, a continuing education approved Provider offeing CEU’s in North America locationed in downtown Toronto. Classes and student evaluations available in Port Credit, Mississauga by appointment. TMT was founded in 1998 by Deanna Villa — the pioneer of Thai Massage in Toronto. Together with her husband, Juan Villa, Deanna leads the TMT School and Professional Massage Centre. Through their hands-on practice, teachings, live demonstrations, media coverage, workshops and participation in trade shows and conferences, TMT has played a significant role in mainstreaming this ancient form of massage. TMT was the first Thai Massage School and Massage Centre in Toronto, and among the first few in North America.
Classes are open to all interested in learning, practicing and experiencing this dynamic, healing art of Thai Massage. From those interested in beginning a career to experienced massage , health and fitness professionals looking to expand their current practice. Massage, yoga, pilates and personal training professionals have successfully expanded their practice by incorporating our specific Thai Massage techniques into their classes and treatments to create an expansive, cohesive practice which increases earning potential. By implementing TMT’s postural essentials to enhance their own body mechanics for years of longevity, vitality and mindfulness, creating a solid foundation for success.
TMT provides individual classes and certifications at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Graduates of the school are certified Thai Massage Practitioners eligible for insurance Canada wide and licensing by Metro Licensing in the City of Toronto. Deanna and Juan Villa teach all classes. Their dynamic, conscious, intuitive teaching style stems from their combined experience of over forty years.
Our fully equipped teaching studio offers group, semi-private and private classes – both on and off-site. Classes are approved for Certified Education Units (CEUs) by the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, Continued Competency Program (CCP credits) by the Natural Health Practitioners of Canada, and Continued Education Hours (CE Hours) by National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork.
To accommodate all schedules, TMT offers weekend or weekday schedules. All tuition fees are tax deductible and flexible pay-as-you-go plans are available.
ECO FRIENDY AND GREEN CREDENTIALS:
In our effort to reduce overall water consumption in our studio’s, we have installed dual-flush toilets which conserve water. Two eco friendly, filtered water vessels replace plastic water bottles and conserve water and energy. We encourage our staff, client’s and students to recycle and reuse day to day, we use our recycling and
green bins so often that we rarely fill a garbage bag. Our cleaning staff only use safe and organic cleaning products called Pink Solution a Canadian Company. Many of our paper products are created with recycled paper and are Canadian made.
We can moderate some of our heating or cooling needs by opening or closing windows, accompanied by fans to move the air, reducing our heat and A/C usage. Using dimming switches in the office, treatment rooms and teaching studio reduces electric consumption.
90 % of our massage merchandise used in our school, massage centre and for resale are made and manufactured in Canada.