Massage Therapists'
Association of Nova Scotia

Joining MTANS FAQ

What do I need to become a member of MTANS?

The requirements to join MTANS include:

  • graduate of a minimum 2200 hour program in massage therapy from a university, college or school, regulated or licensed by the respective educational authority of the province or territory of the institution.
  • proof of up to date CPR and First Aid Certification
  • a criminal records check
  • annual dues (pro-rated for acceptance)

I am a member of an association outside of Nova Scotia. Can I transfer my membership to MTANS?

Membership is not transferable from association to association so applicants must follow our provincial entrance requirements (see above).