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
  • Overview of Professional Organizations3 people gathered around a table looking at massage licensing information

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:
Thursday, February 2: 6:30-8:30pm - SALEM
Saturday, February 4: 10am-12pm - PORTLAND

To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Shannon Jackson, 800-844-3420 or  E-mail
SALEM - Janet Burkhart, 877-588-8912 or  E-mail

Neuromuscular Therapy Intro

NMT

January 23rd, Mon 6:30-9:30pm
3 CEs - $65
OSM PORTLAND - 9500 Barbur Blvd, Suite 100


Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT) is a highly effective and specific form of therapeutic massage. In introductory course you will learn the history of NMT as well as the underlying neurological and physiological concepts involved in Neuromuscular Therapy and the body's response to...more on Neuromuscular Therapy Intro. (NCBTMB Approved)

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

Alexander Method Introduction

Alexander MethodJan 28, $90
4CEs - PORTLAND


  Often incorrectly thought of as a study of posture, the Alexander Method is a somatic study of how we do what we do. It leads to awareness, ease and graceful power, and is a wonderful foundational study for massage therapists. This work helps you stay with yourself while working, prevents mental, emotional and physical burnout, helps you ... more on Alexander Method Introduction.

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