Save big! 25% off the Foundational MAT bundle

Many massage practitioners want to move beyond providing basic relaxation to correcting and preventing long-term problems. This means it’s time to invest in training that teaches a more clinical approach to working with to pain. Dalton’s breakthrough Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques integrates decades of knowledge from visionary researchers and practitioners into a comprehensive system. With these comprehensive course bundles, you’ll learn how to find and correct the true source of pain. Make the commitment to mastery with the MAT Foundational Course Bundle – available in home study or eCourse versions. 

Three bundles are available:

  1. With the core training provided in the 80 Hour Foundational MAT Bundle (described on this page), you’ll quickly become the go-to bodywork therapist in your community for pain management.
  2. If you have the foundational courses already, then you’re ready for the 80 CE Advanced MAT Bundle which contains all five advanced courses. 
  3. If you are committed to moving your practice to a new level or want to work towards Master Myoskeletal Therapist Certification, then the 160 CE Complete MAT Library Bundle is for you. 

Foundational bundle - 80 CE

Core Techniques for Head-to-Toe Treatment

Learn Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques from the convenience of your home with cutting edge eCourses and home study programs. This comprehensive package includes three foundational courses that will ground you in the principles of Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques + a Professional Ethics course. Complete Foundational Bundle – 80 CE Hours. 

Here's what's included in the Foundational Bundle

Posture Pain Performance (20 CE)

Discover the foundational principles behind MAT technique as we take you on an in-depth look at the connection between pain, posture and function.

Upper Body (22 CE)

Learn unique approaches for working with the shoulder girdle, arms, neck and torso. This course provides you with the skill you need to confidently relieve pain issues in the upper body.

Lower Body (32 CE)

Discover new approaches in treating lower body pain conditions including sciatica, piriformis syndrome, runner’s knee, SI joint spasm, pelvic floor dysfunction, rib torsion, hamstring tears, shin splints and plantar fasciitis.

Professional Ethics
(6 CE)

For the protection of both your clients and yourself, ensure you understand codes of ethics and are above-the-board in all legal and ethical matters.

PURCHASE OPTIONS

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80 CE Only $1,157! $867.75!

80 CE Home Study Bundle with DVDs, Textbooks, and Manuals.

BONUS: Order the home study version and get instant access to the eCourse versions for free!  

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80 CE Only $1,157! $717!

eCourse Bundle

Get access to all course materials online instantly. Lifetime access and no shipping fees!   

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The eCourse contains:

  • Online streaming videos
  • Detailed instructions for all techniques
  • A downloadable full color manual
  • Online test and printable certificate of completion
  • Lifetime access to all course materials

The Home Study format contains hard goods that are shipped to you. This includes:

  • 3 Art of MAT DVDs
  • Full color printed manual
  • Mail-in exam and deluxe certificate of completion
  • FREE BONUS: When you purchase the Home Study version, you’ll get instant access to the eCourse as outlined above

You save with eLearning: Because there is no hard product to produce or ship with the online format, we can pass the savings onto you!


Upon successful completion of a course, you will earn continuing education credits for your massage or bodywork licensure. All our courses are recognized by the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and most State Licensing Boards. 

You will get instant access to eCourses after ordering.

For home study courses, materials (books and DVDs) ship within 2 business days. All mainland USA orders ship via UPS Ground, except to those who live in Alaska or Hawaii. UPS guarantees delivery within 5 business days. UPS does not guarantee shipping times on international orders. When you purchase a home study course you will also get instant access to the related eCourse. 

Most courses can be completed in a weekend of intensive studying, like a self-guided workshop. However, you’re welcome to spread your study time out across weeks or even months. There are no time restraints on taking the courses. You’ll have lifetime access to the online materials and can complete the exam whenever you’re ready.

No. You can start with any course you like, and complete the courses in any order. Each course is standalone and does not require prerequisites. However, to get the most out of your learning experience we highly suggest you start with the foundational courses so you have a solid understanding of the principles behind Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques. You can purchase the foundational courses in a bundle for a significant discount. Click here for details.

You are required to pass a test before we can issue your certificate. All tests are multiple choice and you’ll have the opportunity to repeat the tests if you do not pass the first time. 

For home study courses, you’ll have the option to do a written exam and mail it to us or do an online exam. 

For eCourses, you’ll do short quizzes after you complete each lesson. Once you’ve successfully completed all quizzes, you’ll be automatically issued an online certificate that you can print. 

All eCourses come with a complete, unconditional money-back guarantee. Take the whole course and apply what you’ve learned. If you’re not completely delighted one month, six months, or even one year after you’ve completed the program, drop us a note with a refund request and we’ll issue a refund, no questions asked.

Physical products, including Home Study packages, can be returned within one month of purchase. They must be returned in the original packaging. You’ll be refunded the purchase price (not including shipping) less a 10% restocking fee.

There are no refunds for workshops and each has its own cancellation policy.  Details can be found at the bottom of each workshop sales page.

Check out our complete FAQs here. If you can’t find your answer, contact us and we’d be happy to help you.