OSM Class Schedules

Click one of the tabs below to find a schedule that suits your needs.  Registration and cancellation information is at the bottom of this page.

Printable Schedules:
Portland – Summer | Salem – Summer
Required and Recommended Textbooks

Previous Schedules:
Portland – Spring | Salem – Spring | Portland – Winter | Salem – Winter | Portland – Fall | Salem – Fall

Beginning Student Schedule

  • Summer 2016: June 27
  • Fall 2016: September 26

Program begins quarterly – you may apply at any time:

Welcome to OSM!  Beginning students are required to apply and enroll with an Admissions Coordinator.  The application process and contact information is located here.  In addition to the core and elective classes outlined below, students taking Massage Fundamentals are required to attend 2 additional days:

ClassHoursInstructorLocationDatesDays/TimesPricePrerequisites
Alexander Method Introduction 4HarrisonPortland09/24/2016Sat 9am-1pm$90None
Anatomy & Physiology I 30BrewerSalem06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6-9pm$505None
Anatomy & Physiology I 30BlackwellPortland06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm $505None
Chiropractic Assistant Certification Class 12PleauPortland08/13/2016-08/14/2016Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$240None, AP I recommended
Communication/Ethics 30WellsPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505Massage - Fundamentals (may be concurrent)
CPR 3HuellerPortland07/16/2016Sat 9:30-12:30pm$35None
CPR 3HuellerSalem08/20/2016Sat 9:30-12:30pm$35None
Craniosacral Therapy Introduction 15DixonPortland07/15/2016-07/17/2016Fri 6:30-9:30pm; Sat -Sun 9am-4pm$325None
Dao Yin Stretch 7ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/24/2016Wed 5:15- 6pm$120None
Dao Yin Stretch 7WardPortland06/28/2016-08/23/2016Tue 5:30-6:15pm$120None
Foot Reflexology Basics 7.5ButlerSalem07/23/2016Sat 9am-5:30pm$165None
Massage - Fundamentals 45Barck GarofaloPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$950None
Massage Basics 10Alexander-HensleyPortland07/06/2016-07/27/2016Wed 6-8:30pm$80None
Massage Basics 10WilliamsSalem08/18/2016-09/08/2016Thu 6-8:30pm$80None
Polarity Therapy - I 16FinnPortland08/27/2016-08/28/2016Sat-Sun 9am-6pm$335None
Reiki Healing at Breitenbush 18CoppietersPortland08/05/2016-08/07/2016Fri 6pm-Sun 4pm$495None
Shiatsu I - Short Form (Back) 30ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I (may be concurrent) or LMT
Shiatsu I - Short Form (Back) 30WardPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I (may be concurrent) or LMT
Touch for Health Kinesiology 4Portland07/09/2016Sat 1-5pm$90None

Program Student Schedule

  • Spring 2016: April 4
  • Summer 2016: June 27
  • Fall 2016: September 26
ClassHoursInstructorLocationDatesDays/TimesPricePrerequisites
Anatomy & Physiology I 30BrewerSalem06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6-9pm$505None
Anatomy & Physiology I 30BlackwellPortland06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm $505None
Anatomy & Physiology II 30BrewerSalem06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6-9pm$505AP I
Anatomy & Physiology II 30BlackwellPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 1:30-4:30pm$505AP I
Anatomy & Physiology III 30BlackwellPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I
Business of Massage - Introduction 15CampbellPortland06/28/2016-07/26/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$270Massage - Upper AND Lower (Western Focus); Shiatsu SF Clinic (Eastern Focus)
Clinic 45TBDSalem06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 12:30-5pm $745Mass Assess/App (may be concurrent)
Clinic 45SolsengPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 1-5:30pm$745Mass Assess/App (may be concurrent)
Clinic 45BergPortland07/01/2016-09/02/2016Fri 8:30am-1pm$745Mass Assess/App (may be concurrent)
Communication/Ethics 30WellsPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505Massage - Fundamentals (may be concurrent)
Dao Yin Stretch 7ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/24/2016Wed 5:15- 6pm$120None
Dao Yin Stretch 7WardPortland06/28/2016-08/23/2016Tue 5:30-6:15pm$120None
Ethical Boundary Setting 4WellsPortland06/25/2016Sat 9am-1pm$90Comm/Ethics or LMT
Hydrotherapy 15EarlSalem07/08/2016-07/10/2016Fri 6:00-9:00, Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$270Mass - Fundamentals, AP I (recommended: APII)
Hydrotherapy 15LawrencePortland06/29/2016-07/27/2016Wed 9:30am-12:30pm$270Mass - Fundamentals, AP I (recommended: APII)
Kinesiology - Lower Body 30SolsengPortland06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 9am-12noon$505AP I, Massage Fundamentals
Kinesiology - Upper Body 30GilesSalem06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6-9pm$505AP I, Massage Fundamentals
Kinesiology - Upper Body 30Portland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I, Massage Fundamentals
Massage - Assessment & Application 30DixonPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 9:30am-12:30pm$505Massage- Upper and Lower, Hydro, Path I
Massage - Fundamentals 45Barck GarofaloPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$950None
Massage - Lower Body 30LawrencePortland06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 1:30-4:30pm$505Kines Lower (may be concurrent), Mass-Fund., Comm
Massage - Upper Body 30Salem06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm$505Kines Upper (may be concurrent), Mass Fund., Comm
Massage - Upper Body 30Barber-ShamsPortland06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm$505Kines Upper (may be concurrent), Mass Fund., Comm
Massage Theory 14Barck GarofaloPortland05/12/2016-06/09/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$250Mass Fund - may be concurrent
Massage Theory 14Barck GarofaloSalem0/0/TBD$250Mass Fund - may be concurrent
Massage Theory 14Barck GarofaloPortland08/04/2016-09/01/2016Thu 1:30-4:30 pm$250Mass Fund - may be concurrent
Palpation Skills 15HulettSalem05/12/2016-06/09/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$270Mass/Kines Up & Low - may be concurrent w/ 2nd series
Palpation Skills 15HulettPortland08/03/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm$270Mass/Kines Up & Low - may be concurrent w/ 2nd series
Pathology I 30BlackwellPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 1:30-4:30pm$505AP I (recommended: A&P II)
Pathology II 30BlackwellSalem06/27/2016-09/6/2016Mon 6:00-9:00pm$505Path I (recommended: AP II, AP III)
Pathology II 30BlackwellPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505Path I (recommended: AP II, AP III)
Shiatsu I - Short Form (Back) 30ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I (may be concurrent) or LMT
Shiatsu I - Short Form (Back) 30WardPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I (may be concurrent) or LMT
Shiatsu II - Short Form (Front) 30WardPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 1:30-4:30pm$505Shiatsu I
Shiatsu III - Long Form (Back) 30WardPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$615Shiatsu II and Shiatsu SF Clinic
Shiatsu II - Short Form (Front) descriptions/#389>Shiatsu Short Form - Tutorial 3ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016By Appointment$90
Shiatsu Short Form - Tutorial 3WardPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016By Appointment$90
Shiatsu Short Form Clinic 45ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 9:30am-2pm$745Shiatsu II, Comm/Ethics; Path I-may be concurrent
Shiatsu Short Form Clinic 45WardPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 1-5:30pm$745Shiatsu II, Comm/Ethics; Path I-may be concurrent
Statutes 6SideriusPortland08/23/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$110Communications/Ethics
Touch for Health Kinesiology 4Portland07/09/2016Sat 1-5pm$90None

Continuing Education/Elective Class Schedule

List/Printable View:
Spring 2016 CE Brochure
Winter 2015 CE Brochure
Fall 2015 CE Brochure
Summer 2015 CE Brochure – This booklet lists CE, community education and elective class.  It includes start dates, events and a selection of class highlights.

ClassHoursInstructorLocationDatesDays/TimesPricePrerequisites
ABC's of Chinese Medicine - Point Location 32KingPortland06/29/2016-08/17/2016Wed 9am-1pm$675Shiatsu I or ABCs - Part A
Advanced Bodywork Techniques for Women's Health 8StagerPortland05/22/2016Sun 9am-6pm$185LMT or instructor approval
Alexander Method Introduction 4HarrisonPortland09/24/2016Sat 9am-1pm$90None
Aromatherapy Foundations - Part II 7.5RoemmelSalem07/23/2016Sat 9am-5:30pm$225Aromatherapy Part 1
Body Mechanics for Massage Therapists 8LawrenceSalem06/04/2016Sat 9am-6pm$175Massage - Fundamentals
Body Mechanics for Massage Therapists 8LawrencePortland07/30/2016Sat 9am-6pm$175Massage - Fundamentals
Chiropractic Assistant Certification Class 12PleauSalem05/21/2016-05/22/2016Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$240None, AP I recommended
Chiropractic Assistant Certification Class 12PleauPortland08/13/2016-08/14/2016Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$240None, AP I recommended
CPR 3HuellerPortland07/16/2016Sat 9:30-12:30pm$35None
CPR 3HuellerSalem08/20/2016Sat 9:30-12:30pm$35None
Craniosacral Therapy Introduction 15DixonPortland07/15/2016-07/17/2016Fri 6:30-9:30pm; Sat -Sun 9am-4pm$325None
Craniosacral Therapy: Level I 15DixonPortland09/16/2016-09/18/2016Fri 6:30-9:30pm; Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$325Craniosacral Intro or equivalent
Dao Yin Stretch 7ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/24/2016Wed 5:15- 6pm$120None
Dao Yin Stretch 7WardPortland06/28/2016-08/23/2016Tue 5:30-6:15pm$120None
Ethical Boundary Setting 4WellsPortland06/25/2016Sat 9am-1pm$90Comm/Ethics or LMT
Foot Reflexology Basics 7.5ButlerSalem07/23/2016Sat 9am-5:30pm$165None
Hot Stone Massage 15EarlPortland06/25/2016-06/26/2016Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 9am-5pm$345Massage Fundamentals or LMT
Insurance Billing for LMTs 6CampbellPortland07/23/2016Sat 9:30am-4pm$135Massage Fundamentals or equivalent.
Lymphatic Massage for Upper Body 15DixonPortland05/20/2016-05/22/2016Fri 6:30-9;30pm; Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$325Lymph Detox Intro or equivalent
Manual Ligament Therapy 8MortonPortland06/11/2016Sat 9am-6pm$175None, API recommended
Manual Ligament Therapy 16MortonPortland07/16/2016-07/17/2016Sat-Sun 9am-6pm$355MLT Intro
Myofascial Massage Introduction 12DixonPortland08/20/2016-08/21/2016Sat-Sun 10am-5pm$250Massage - Fundamentals
Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy 15LibbySalem08/20/2016-08/21/2016Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm$325Kinesiology - Upper or Lower Body
Neuromuscular Therapy - Hip, Thigh & Knee 15PleauPortland07/30/2016-07/31/2016Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm$325NMT Intro, Massage and Kines-Lower Body or equivalents
Neuromuscular Therapy Introduction 3PleauPortland07/11/2016Mon 6:30-9:30pm$65AP I, Kines-Upper Body or equivalent
On-Site Chair Massage I 7SolsengPortland08/06/2016Sat 9am-5pm$150Massage - Fundamentals
Polarity Therapy - I 16FinnPortland08/27/2016-08/28/2016Sat-Sun 9am-6pm$335None
Polarity Therapy - II 16FinnPortland06/11/2016-06/12/2016Sat-Sun 9am-6pm$335Polarity - I or instructor approval
Positional Release & Reciprocal Inhibition for Certified Chiropractic Assistants 3PleauPortland06/05/2016Sun 1:30-4:30pm$65CCA or Massage-Fundamentals. Kines Upper recommended
Pregnancy Massage & Acupressure for Birth 4.5StagerPortland05/20/2016Fri 1-5:30pm$125None. Open to Doulas, Birth professionals, Pregnant couples, massage students and therapists
Pregnancy Massage: Bodywork for the New Mother 8StagerPortland05/21/2016Sat 9am-6pm$185Massage - Upper or Lower, A&P I; Preg Mass recomm.
Qigong 3DixonPortland06/05/2016Sun 1-4pm$65None
Recordkeeping/Tax Reporting 12BowmanPortland08/06/2016-08/07/2016Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$260None
Reflexology Variations 7.5ButlerPortland06/04/2016Sat 9am-5:30pm$165None
Reiki Healing at Breitenbush 18CoppietersPortland08/05/2016-08/07/2016Fri 6pm-Sun 4pm$495None
Shiatsu I - Short Form (Back) 30ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I (may be concurrent) or LMT
Shiatsu I - Short Form (Back) 30WardPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 6:30-9:30pm$505AP I (may be concurrent) or LMT
Shiatsu II - Short Form (Front) 30WardPortland06/30/2016-09/01/2016Thu 1:30-4:30pm$505Shiatsu I
Shiatsu III - Long Form (Back) 30WardPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 6:30-9:30pm$615Shiatsu II and Shiatsu SF Clinic
Shiatsu Short Form - Tutorial 3ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016By Appointment$90
Shiatsu Short Form - Tutorial 3WardPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016By Appointment$90
Shiatsu Short Form Clinic 45ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/31/2016Wed 9:30am-2pm$745Shiatsu II, Comm/Ethics; Path I-may be concurrent
Shiatsu Short Form Clinic 45WardPortland06/28/2016-08/30/2016Tue 1-5:30pm$745Shiatsu II, Comm/Ethics; Path I-may be concurrent
Soft Tissue Intensive for Certified Chiropractic Assistants 4PleauSalem09/11/2016Sun 1-5pm$100CCA or Massage-Fundamentals. Kines Upper recommended
Thai Massage - Level I 16WeitzerPortland07/08/2016-07/10/2016Fri 6:30-8:30pm; Sat-Sun 9am-5pm$375None
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Treatment 8Barber-ShamsSalem07/09/2016Sat 9am-6pm$175LMT or Kinesiology Upper Body
Touch for Health Kinesiology 4Portland07/09/2016Sat 1-5pm$90None

Community Education Class Schedule

OSM’s Community Education classes offer introductory education to the community and have no prerequisites to attend. These classes are a great introduction to massage techniques and healing touch. We welcome you to contact us with any questions you have about the classes below.

ClassHoursInstructorLocationDatesDays/TimesPricePrerequisites
Alexander Method Introduction 4HarrisonPortland09/24/2016Sat 9am-1pm$90None
Chiropractic Assistant Certification Class 12PleauSalem05/21/2016-05/22/2016Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$240None, AP I recommended
Chiropractic Assistant Certification Class 12PleauPortland08/13/2016-08/14/2016Sat-Sun 9am-4pm$240None, AP I recommended
CPR 3HuellerPortland07/16/2016Sat 9:30-12:30pm$35None
CPR 3HuellerSalem08/20/2016Sat 9:30-12:30pm$35None
Craniosacral Therapy Introduction 15DixonPortland07/15/2016-07/17/2016Fri 6:30-9:30pm; Sat -Sun 9am-4pm$325None
Dao Yin Stretch 7ZermerSalem06/29/2016-08/24/2016Wed 5:15- 6pm$120None
Dao Yin Stretch 7WardPortland06/28/2016-08/23/2016Tue 5:30-6:15pm$120None
Foot Reflexology Basics 7.5ButlerSalem07/23/2016Sat 9am-5:30pm$165None
Massage Basics 10Alexander-HensleyPortland07/06/2016-07/27/2016Wed 6-8:30pm$80None
Massage Basics 10WilliamsSalem08/18/2016-09/08/2016Thu 6-8:30pm$80None
Polarity Therapy - I 16FinnPortland08/27/2016-08/28/2016Sat-Sun 9am-6pm$335None
Polarity Therapy - II 16FinnPortland06/11/2016-06/12/2016Sat-Sun 9am-6pm$335Polarity - I or instructor approval
Pregnancy Massage & Acupressure for Birth 4.5StagerPortland05/20/2016Fri 1-5:30pm$125None. Open to Doulas, Birth professionals, Pregnant couples, massage students and therapists
Qigong 3DixonPortland06/05/2016Sun 1-4pm$65None
Reflexology Variations 7.5ButlerPortland06/04/2016Sat 9am-5:30pm$165None
Reiki Healing at Breitenbush 18CoppietersPortland08/05/2016-08/07/2016Fri 6pm-Sun 4pm$495None
Thai Massage - Level I 16WeitzerPortland07/08/2016-07/10/2016Fri 6:30-8:30pm; Sat-Sun 9am-5pm$375None

How to Register

To register for classes, please call the Portland campus at: 800-844-3420. Payment is due at time of registration and we accept Visa, MasterCard, Check or Cash.

Community Education classes are open to the public - all are welcome to register.

Attendance Policy

To receive credit for a class you must be present at least 90% of class hours. If you're unable to attend a class, call the office so the instructor and Registrar can be notified.

Special Accommodations

Please notify the school when you register if you require special accommodations due to a disability. Doing so will give us time to prepare the necessary materials and notify your instructor.

Cancellation Policy

We require 24 hours notice if you're unable to attend a class. At any point after we take your registration, a $25 schedule change fee will be charged for cancelling or switching classes. If you stop attending, give less than 24 hours notice or no-show for a course, you will receive no credit for that course and no refund will be given.


Body Mechanics for Massage Therapists


June 4, $175- SALEM
Sat 9am-6pm, 8 CEs - NCBTMB Approved

"Staying Alive for Another 25". Kitty Lawrence has been an LMT for 26 years and still loves it. This course is a synthesis of her years of study and practice. With aliveness and awareness at the core, we will focus on applying the laws of physics to our work to create a more healthful and joyful massage dance. Included will be Beth McKee's system of using the bones as levers, joints as hinges, and weight transfer. Self care exercises provided.

To register, please call 1-800-844-3420.