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Get answers to commonly asked questions about MaKami’s 12-month Master Instructor Certificate Program.

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Master Instructor Program Overview

Graduates of the Master Instructor Program will be able to access instructor jobs in various sectors including post-secondary institutions, professional associations, private corporations, and training centers.

Being a master instructor is much more than just being an expert in the field you are teaching. It is expected that the theoretical knowledge you gain in the Master Instructor program will contribute to the advancement and improvement of your educational career, in whatever setting that may be.

The Master Instructor program was designed to take 12 months to complete full-time.

Yes it is! MaKami is a public, post-secondary college in the province of Alberta and is listed on the Government of Canada’s list of Designated Learning Institutions. We are also in good standing with NHP CanadaCRMTA, and the Canadian Sports Massage Therapists Association.

Availability and Accessibility

Yes! The Master Instructor Certificate program is offered online and on-campus in a blended-learning format.

Eligibility and Admissions

  • Must be minimum 18 years of age.
  • Evidence of professional mastery and/or subject proficiency as demonstrated by a bachelor’s degree, diploma, certificate, trades certification completed in a post-secondary program in Canada.
  • Successful interview with school administration

Master Instructor Curriculum

View our full Master Instructor Program Curriculum here.

This program not only helped me to fully understand the necessary structures & steps of building a curriculum, but it also helped to further improve my confidence levels as an instructor. I now feel I have a much larger repertoire of teaching strategies and resources that will help me to improve my effectiveness in the classroom and my abilities to create and support an inclusive environment. (…) I wish I would have done it sooner.

Shaun M. / Master Instructor Graduate

This was my first online course and although I was very nervous to try a distance learning program I was surprised at the freedom and flexibility this course allowed me. I truly recommend this course for anyone who is working in a learning environment or supervisory role where communication and facilitation is essential. This course has it all.

Michelle B. / Master Instructor Graduate

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