Massage Certificate for Healthcare Professionals – 335 hours

The Oregon Board of Massage Therapists (OBMT) offers a license by health endorsement option for professionals currently holding an Oregon license in related healthcare fields (MD, ND, DC, PT, OT, RN, LPN, LAc). Assistants to these professions DO NOT qualify for Health Endorsement. (E.g. CCA, PTA, CNA)

OSM’s Massage Certificate for Healthcare Professionals meets all of the OBMT requirements. Flexible class schedules accommodate full or part-time, and day or evening students. Tuition cost is approximately $6,910. For more specific information and application instructions, please contact one of our Admissions Representatives listed below. To contact the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists, call 503-365-8657 or visit www.oregon.gov/obmt/.

Required Classes – Massage Certificate for Healthcare Professionals

335-Hour MCHP Program
Massage-Fundamentals 45 Hours
Massage-Upper Body 30 Hours
Massage-Lower Body 30 Hours
Massage-Assess & Application 30 Hours
Communication/Ethics 30 Hours
Kinesiology-Upper Body 30 Hours
Kinesiology-Lower Body 30 Hours
Clinic 45 Hours
Hydrotherapy 15 Hours
Business Intro 15 Hours
Statutes 6 Hours
Bodywork Electives 29 Hours

 

For more information, please contact an Admissions representative:

Morgan Neil – SALEM CAMPUS

877-588-8912 -or- Click to email

Kyle McCory – PORTLAND CAMPUS

800-844-3420 -or- Click to email

 

  • OSM Application Packet
    (includes Enrollment Checklist, Program Application, Student Insurance Application, OSM Loan Application)



Ready to start your massage career?

Attend a Training Preview
October 19th in Portland - Call 800-844-3420 to register.
November 13th in Salem - Call 503-585-8912 to register.

Explore the Admissions Section in the menu above.
Find Program Information.
Learn about Tuition and Payment Options.

Massage Training Previews

Previews help you make a sound decision about choosing a career in massage by outlining the time, finances and energy needed for training. Oregon licensing and career opportunities are discussed. There is no cost to attend.

  Next Dates:
Saturday, October 19: 10am-12pm - PORTLAND
Wednesday, November 13: 6:30-8:30pm - SALEM

To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Kyle McCory, 800-844-3420 or  E-mail
SALEM - Morgan Neil, 877-588-8912 or  E-mail

Neuromuscular Therapy

NMT Hip, Thigh & Knee Oct 26-27, Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm
15 CEs, $350


OSM PORTLAND - 9500 Barbur Blvd, Suite 100

Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT) is a highly effective and specific form of therapeutic massage. In this class you will learn invaluable assessment tools as well as detailed and thorough treatment protocols to address many common cervical spine conditions using the hands as well as T-Bars. (NCBTMB Approved) To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.

Ethics Classes at OSM

Ethics These upcoming classes count towards the OBMT requirement for Professional Ethics, Boundaries, or Communication.

Statutes- 11/6&13, $120, 6CEs - Salem
Ethical Communication During the Bodywork Session - 11/17, $95, 4CEs - Portland
Ethical Boundary Setting- 12/7, $105, 4CEs - Portland

Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.

To see more on OBMT Ethics requirements, see this blog article here: Oregon Massage Ethics