Tuition Breakdown:
Application Fee $100.00
Tuition $9,950.00
Texts and Supplies $775.00
Student Record Archiving Fee $10.00
Total $10,835.00
Application Fee

This $100 fee is paid at the time the application is submitted to VSBM and is non-refundable.

Tuition

Tuition for the Spa Therapy Program is $9,950. A 20% deposit on the total cost of the program is due upon registration. The balance is due according to the payment plan selected.

Texts and Supplies

This $775 fee covers all textbooks, manuals, hand outs, oils and lotions, and other products and materials used during the program.

Student Record Archiving Fee

In compliance with PTIB bylaws, each student’s enrolment contract, transcript and diploma or certificate will be stored with Datawitness for a period of no less than 25 years, retrievable only by VSBM administrative staff.

Massage Tables and other Equipment

Students must provide their own linens during the program. Students are not required to have their own massage table at home, however it is strongly recommended to practice outside of class time.

Option One

Save Money! Pay in full prior to the start of the program and receive a $200 discount!

*This offer may not be combined with any other discounts.

Option Two

Deposit of 20% at the time of registration
Payment of 80% on the first day of classes

Option Three

Deposit of 20% at the time of registration
Payment #1 – 40% on the first day of classes
Payment #2 – 40% on an agreed upon date (at the 30% mark in the program)

Student Aid BC: The VSBM Spa Therapy Program has been approved for government funded student loans. Financial assistance may be available to eligible students. For more information and to apply online go to: www.studentaidbc.ca.

Crelogix is another source of financing for those who don’t qualify for Student Aid or for those who need to supplement their funding.

VSBM may provide financing of up to $1,000 of tuition. Eligibility is determined on a case by case basis.

Call the school for more details.

Experience Vancouver, a multicultural, vibrant city nestled between mountains, lakes and the Pacific Ocean.

We are pleased to welcome students from around the world. Why visit Vancouver?

Students looking to apply for our full-time spa therapy program do not need to apply for a Visa

If you are interested in our Part-Time Spa Therapy Program, you are required to apply for a student Visa.

You must first apply to the program.

Once you have been accepted, you must apply for a study permit.

You will require our DLI number: 0119520583361

We hope to see you soon!

Click here for more information about Studying in Canada.

Please note, our refund policy has been updated as of October 4, 2016 as per PTIB bylaws.

1.      If the institution receives tuition from the student, or a person on behalf of the student, the institution will refund the student, or the person who paid on behalf of the student, the tuition that was paid in relation to the program in which the student is enrolled if:

(a)    the institution receives a notice of withdrawal from the student no later than seven days after the effective contract date and before the contract start date;

(b)   the student, or the student’s parent or legal guardian, signs the student enrolment contract seven days or less before the contract start date and the institution receives a notice of withdrawal from the student between the date the student, or the student’s parent or legal guardian, signed the student enrolment contract and the contract start date; or

(c)    the student does not attend a work experience component and the institution does not provide all of the hours of instruction of the work experience component within 30 days of the contract end date.

2.      The institution will refund the tuition for the program and all related fees paid by the student or a person on behalf of the student enrolled in the program if the student is enrolled in the program without having met the admission requirements and did not misrepresent his or her knowledge or skills when applying for admission.

3.      If a student does not attend any of the first 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition paid under the student enrolment contract unless the program is provided solely through distance education.

4.      Unless the program is provided solely through distance education, if the institution receives a notice of withdrawal from a student:

(a)    more than seven days after the effective contract date and

i.     at least 30 days before the contract start date, the institution may retain up to 10% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract, to a maximum of $1,000.

ii.     less than 30 days before the contract start date, the institution may retain up to 20% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract, to a maximum of $1,300.

(b)   after the contract start date

i.     but before 11% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 30% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.

ii.     and after 10% but before 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.

5.      Unless the program is provided solely through distance education, if the institution provides a notice of dismissal to a student and the date the institution delivers the notice to the student is:

(a)    before 11% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 30% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.

(b)   after 10% but before 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.

6.      If the institution provides the program solely through distance education and the institution receives a student’s notice of withdrawal or the institution delivers a notice of dismissal to the student and:

(a)    the student has completed and received an evaluation of his or her performance for up to 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term, the institution may retain up to 30% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract, or

(b)   the student has completed and received an evaluation of his or her performance for more than 30% but less than 50% of the program, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.

7.      The institution will refund fees charged for course materials paid for but not received if the student provides a notice of withdrawal to the institution or the institution provides a notice of dismissal to the student.

8.      Refunds required under this policy will be paid to the student, or a person who paid the tuition or fees on behalf of the student, within 30 days:

(a)    of the date the institution receives a student’s notice of withdrawal,

(b)   of the date the institution provides a notice of dismissal to the student,

(c)    of the date that the registrar provides notice to the institution that the institution is not complying with section 1(c) or 2 of this policy, or

(d)   after the first 30% of the hours of instruction if section 3 of this policy applies.

9.      If an international student delivers a copy of a refusal of a study permit to the institution, sections 1(a), 1(b), 4, 7,and 8 of this policy apply as if the copy of the refusal were a notice of withdrawal, unless:

(a)    the international student requests an additional letter of acceptance for the same program that was the subject of the refusal of a study permit, or

(b)   the program is provided solely through distance education.