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NWSAM is currently improving our online enrollment process.

Enrollments will be handled over the phone in the interim. Please call our office at 877.836.3703 or 206.463.1425 to enroll directly with our Student Services Representative.

We look forward to helping you pursue your interest in animal therapies with the Northwest School of Animal Massage.


Large Animal Performance Massage Distance Learning Large Animal Performance Massage Distance Learning

Course Description

The Large Animal Performance Distance Learning course explores the world of the equine athelete and working horse.   Delve into the various disciplines and learn how myofascial release techniques, trigger point treatment, and stress point therapies can be used to improve performance and combat athletic challenges.

PREREQUISITE:  Completion of the LEVEL 100 LAMT program or equivalent.

COST:  Distance Learning: $1500.  Practical Portion: $500  (You may select a 5-day practical during enrollment.)  Both the Distance Learning and the Practical portion must be completed for certification.  Courses can be enrolled in separately.  Distance Learning course must be completed before attending practical.

Course Syllabus
LAMP200 Sect 1 - Behavior and Handling

LAMP200 Sect 2 - Anatomy and Physiology

LAMP200 Sect 3 - Kinesiology

LAMP200 Sect 4- Massage Theory and Practice

LAMP200 Sect 5 - Pathology


Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited

NWSAM Courses

NWSAM offers a wide range of courses for career-seekers and animal lovers alike.

Visit our Course Catalog for a full list of our course offerings.

NWSAM can also often tailor a class for your group or organization and is always eager to provide low-cost or no-fee training for animal rescue or shelter organizations and therapeutic riding programs when possible.



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