About ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam

At ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam, the International Training Massage School, we help massage enthusiasts, (aspiring) therapists and wellness seekers master Nuad Thai Massage.

We do this by the Thai Hand Massage Classes, Nuad Thai Massage Program, Advanced Nuad Thai Massage Program, Teacher Training, and various course, available online and in-person.

What makes us unique? Not only do we teach massage techniques, but you also experience the benefits firsthand. Discover a new lifestyle with us: The Nuad Thai Massage Lifestyle.

Introducing the Nuad Thai Massage a lifestyle

This isn’t about an occasional treat – it’s about a fundamental shift towards massage therapy. After years of studying Nuad Thai massage and witnessing its incredible effects, we’ve discovered that one massage once in a while simply isn’t enough.

Regular massage is the key to maintaining your physical and emotional well-being.

Nuad Thai massage should be a lifestyle, just like brushing your teeth daily to maintain oral health.

You don’t go to the gym once and expect results, and the same goes for yoga.

Why are we so passionate about this?

Because we – Manel and Nicole, the founders of ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam – have seen the transformative effects of Nuad Thai Massage in our own lives.

We have dedicated years to studying Nuad Thai Massage, and not only have we become happier and pain-free, but we have also shared this wisdom with more than 10,000 people worldwide who have experienced remarkable results.

Our stories

How I revolutionized massage therapy

How I became headache-free

Why choose ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam?

Your personal path

Choosing ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam is not merely a decision; it’s an investment in your well-being. Our mission extends beyond professional certification and career opportunities – it encompasses your personal health and happiness.

Experience personalized guidance within intimate classes led by passionate, internationally certified instructors. Your tuition not only covers didactic materials but also opens doors to a vibrant international community, job opportunities, and guidance on establishing your own practice.

Certification through practical exams is an option, recognizing that your investment in massage education is a significant life choice.

Internationally Accredited and Recognized:

First European franchise of ITM Chiang Mai:

ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam is the first European franchise of ITM Chiang Mai, International Training Massage School in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, the best Thai massage school of Thailand acknowledged by the Department of Health and Education of Thailand and internationally recognized by at least the following organizations:


Thailand Ministry of Public Health


Thailand Ministry of Education


Australia Association of Massage Therapists (AAMT)


Massage Therapist Association of Saskatchewan (MTAS Canada)


Massage and Natural Therapies Association


Thai Healing Alliance


NCBTMB (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork)

Registered at CRKBO



ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam is registered at CRKBO – Central Register for Short Professional Education

Registered at World Massage Federation 


ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam is registered at World Massage Federation

Partner of UWV


ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam is proud partner of UWV, the Dutch Social Security Institute, offering financing support for individuals with Wajong, Sick Leave, WIA, and UWV benefits.

Your Impact through CSR:

Embrace a community dedicated to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). At ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam, sustainability is not a buzzword but a commitment. Join us in reducing our environmental footprint, creating inclusive spaces, and making massage therapy accessible to all. ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam Massage School adheres to the UWV-CSR Code of Conduct. Our CSR endeavors encompass various facets:


We prioritize waste reduction through recycling practices.

Sustainable materials (such as towels instead of paper head support covers) are employed for our massage equipment to minimize environmental impact.


Our commitment extends to raising awareness about the holistic benefits of massage through educational programs.

We actively encourage our students to disseminate their massage skills, contributing to the well-being of individuals and society at large.

Social Responsibility:

We make massage therapy more accessible through the provision of affordable massage therapy by Thai Hand Massage Classes (1 month unlimited massage therapy for less than the price of 1 treatment), enabling wider community participation.


Our massage school is dedicated to creating an inclusive environment, welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds and abilities.

At ITM Thai Hand Amsterdam Massage School, our dedication to CSR reflects a commitment to fostering a sustainable and equitable world.

Discover what’s right for you

Not sure where to start? Have questions?


Ask us your questions during a free consultation call, and we are happy to help you by making an informed decision: