Immigration to Canada

Immigrating to CANADA? Become a MANUAL OSTEOPATH & Increase your chances

Having a Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice (DOMP) from a Canadian college of osteopathy & a job offer in Canada may help and increase your chance of immigrating to Canada as a skilled worker and becoming a Canadian permanent resident, leading to Canadian citizenship and a Canadian passport in 3 years following arrival in Canada.

You can study manual osteopathy at National Academy of Osteopathy (a Canadian college registered with Industry Canada & Ministry of Consumer Affairs) through a 6 to 12 months online study at home program.

National Academy of Osteopathy (Canada) offers a diploma program in osteopathic manual practice (DOMP) either campus based at our York University Heights campus in Toronto or online worldwide. NAO is the largest manual osteopathic college in the word with alumni in 68 countries. Our diploma program is 12 months full time for students without any health background (it is 6 months full time for students with prior health education).

Manual osteopathy is a health profession much in demand in Canada (province of Ontario needs over 2500 manual osteopaths). Manual osteopaths in Canada make an average of $90,000 per year. They are usually hired at the starting salary of $30 per hour. All manual osteopaths find employment or open their own clinics. There is zero unemployment in this profession. In the report “Top 25 Occupations in Demand in Canada” prepared by the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) manual osteopathy is ranked #13 out of 25 occupations in demand.

NAO is accredited by the Council on Manual Osteopathy Education of the International Osteopathic Association. NAO graduates are permitted to write the board exams administered by the Canadian Manual Osteopathy Examining Board (CMOEB) & the College of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners of Ontario. NAO graduates are permitted to work anywhere in the world including all provinces of Canada and all states in the US, Australia, New Zealand, India, China, Taiwan, Pakistan, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan, South Korea, South Africa & Europe.

Osteopathy is the fastest growing health profession in the world and the number one choice of patients for low back pain relief. To read more about NAO please visit and to receive our academic calendar please send an email to Join us. Become a manual osteopath & secure your future.