Canadian Institute of Osteopathic Therapy (CIOT), located in Calgary, Alberta is a fully licensed and approved premier institute offering programs in Osteopathic therapy and Portage College continuing education programs in Business and education related fields. CIOT is dedicated to becoming Calgary's premier career college and helping students become job-ready graduates. Our dynamic team of industry professionals are committed to delivering the highest quality of education.
Our beautiful modern campus in Downtown Calgary is conveniently located close to the Kerby-Downtown West station. We offer 13 large beautiful classrooms for study with 2 separate student lounge areas as well as private and group study facilities.
Portage College is working with CIOT to provide access to Portage College continuing education programs in the Calgary metropolitan area. Portage College is a public college with over 7 campuses spread across northeast Alberta. This enables students to access the high-quality programming of Portage College while living and working in the metropolitan environment of Calgary. This partnership brings several advantages to international students including gaining the benefits of studying in an international environment with students from diverse backgrounds, while benefiting from the advantages of a public college programs such as the Post Graduate Work Permit program (PGWP).
Osteopathy is a branch of medical practice that emphasizes treatment by massage, stretching and manipulation to create musculoskeletal well-being and to rebalance the body's structure to enhance nerve function and blood flow. We offer a two year Osteopathic Musculoskeletal Practice Program and a 5 year Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Therapy. These programs are not eligible for the PGWP.
Portage College is a public postsecondary college in Alberta that has been operating for over 50 years with 7 campus locations in northeastern Alberta. Portage connects people with knowledge, skills and opportunities, empowering them to transform themselves and make a difference. Collaboration, inclusion, and a commitment to success and accountability are at the core of the College’s values. Board-governed and operating publicly under the Alberta Post-secondary Learning Act, Portage College has been serving the region for over 50 years and is proud to be the first choice for learners in northeast Alberta.
At CIOT Calgary we are consistent in our vision to empower our students to become job ready graduates. We are a result-driven community that fosters collaboration, encourages diversity and promotes meaningful employment in a growth-oriented digitally advancing, ever-changing work environment.
At CIOT Calgary we believe in five key principles that guide us through our vision. Those are
In these values lies our core strengths and our commitment to ensure that no student is left behind