Massage Licensing Information

Click the links below for Oregon and Washington massage licensing information. The guides below are to help you understand the processes for each state, connect you with massage boards, and provide links to MBLEx study guides and tests. Please visit each board’s website before applying to get the most up-to-date information and applications. For questions or additional information,  contact Amy Stark, Student Services Coordinator at 800-844-3420 or by e-mail here.

Oregon Massage Licensing Information

Oregon Licensing Information for the examination and licensing process. Includes:

  • Oregon Massage License Process
  • Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards – MBLEx Process
  • Study Guides & Practice Test Links
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Visit: Oregon Board of Massage Therapists for FAQ information, Board updates, Practical Exam applications for Health Endorsement candidates and more.

Washington Massage Licensing Information

Washington Licensing Information for the examination and licensing process. Includes:

  • Washington Massage License Process
  • Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards – MBLEx Process
  • Study Guides & Practice Test Links

Visit: Washington Dept of Health – Board of Massage for FAQ information, Board updates and more.

Required Licensing Exam

Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards

Oregon Fingerprinting

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Professionals from Other States

Click here for information about having your transcripts reviewed for Oregon licensing.

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, June 11: 10am-12pm - SALEM
Tuesday, June 14: 6:30-8:30pm - PORTLAND
To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Shannon Jackson, 800-844-3420 or  E-mail SALEM - Janet Burkhart, 877-588-8912 or  E-mail

Positional Release for CCA's

Spine Model
June 5 - Sun 1:30-4:30pm
3CEs - NCBTMB Approved
PORTLAND CAMPUS

Oregon Certified Chiropractic Assistants are required to complete 6 hours of continuing education per year. This course helps meet those requirements and counts as continuing education for Licensed Massage Therapists. Students practice techniques for reducing tender points and spasm within muscle tissue and learn how to provide a thorough and effective region or condition-specific soft tissue treatment in 10-15 minutes...more on Positional Release for CCA's.

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

Hot Stone Massage


June 25 & 26
Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 9am-5pm
15 CEs-NCBTMB $345
OSM PORTLAND - 9500 Barbur Blvd. Ste 100

Hot Stone Massage provides a new way for therapists to explore their massage skills by combining hot or cooled stones and targeted massage techniques. The result is a unique form of treatment that can be focused for relaxation, injury rehabilitation, deep tissue, reflexology, energy balancing and spa applications. This workshop teaches...more on Hot Stone Massage.

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