Event Info

NHPC Webinar: The Business of Massage

Date and Time: June 24, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Online Webinar,
Instructor: Kim Moore
Registration Deadline: June 17, 2019 11:50 pm

NHPC Webinar: The Business of Massage


Date: Monday, June 24, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (MDT)    
Venue: Online - Your home, office, or wherever you connect online


In this webinar, practitioners will know and understand the different types of employment and provide resources to assist in building a successful, long-lasting massage practice within the chosen employment type. In this webinar, we will explore:

  1. Your Employment Options
    1. Self-employment:
      - What does it mean?
      - CRA guidelines
      - Pros/Cons
    2. Employee:
      - What does it mean to be an employee?
    3.  Contractor/Sub Contractor – what is the difference?
      - When would a contract apply to me?
      - What does a contract look like?
      - Why do I need one? 
      - How does CRA differentiate between these options?
  2. Signed on the Dotted Line – now what?
    1. Marketing and Promotions – whose job is it anyway?
      - Ways of promoting 
    2. Industry Trends – how to recognize
  3. Recognize trends and have new techniques to grow your practice

About the Presenter

Over the last 20 years, Kim Moore has dedicated herself to the complementary health care industry through many avenues. Her passion for wellness started in health and fitness as a personal trainer and quickly evolved from body development to repair and care as a massage therapist and birth doula.

She is the immediate past President of the Natural Heath Practitioners of Canada and former member of the Transitional Council for the College of Massage Therapists of Alberta. Kim is a successful small business owner who has presented small business seminars for Opportunity Works and developed Health and Safety Testing and Standards criteria for the YWCA Women in Trades program.

She is a successful business owner who specializes in contract development to benefit both the business owner and contract worker to stand the test of scrutiny by the Canada Revenue Agency.

Online Registration, Delivery, and System Requirements

NHPC Webinars are presented through Zoom webinar software, which lets you participate in this NHPC webinar, from your own home, office, or wherever you choose to connect. 

Please complete the TWO-PART registration process:

Step 1: Reserve a spot by registering through the NHPC website in advance (using the "Register for the Event" link above).
Step 2: One week prior to the event, you will receive an email with information on how to join the online webinar. 

Please Note: After the second part of the registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing information and a link for joining the webinar. Make sure to complete the second step of the registration at least 24 hours prior to the NHPC webinar.

If you do not complete both steps of registration, you will not be able to participate in the online webinar.

System Requirements

Computer/device with Internet access, to view the workshop presentation. 
Computer/device microphone and speakers OR phone access to use the toll free number provided to call in and hear the presentation over the phone.

CCP Information
Learning Type: Distance/Online Learning
Credits Eligibility: 5 CCP Credits
Documentation Required: Certificate of Completion