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:
Wednesday, August 17: 6:30-8:30pm - PORTLAND
Saturday, August 20: 10am-12pm - SALEM
To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Shannon Jackson, 800-844-3420 or  E-mail SALEM - Janet Burkhart, 877-588-8912 or  E-mail

Recordkeeping/Tax Reporting

Aug 6 & 7
Sat-Sun 9am-4pm
12CEs, $260
OSM-Portland

This class will cover bookkeeping and recordkeeping for self-employed therapists and technicians. Included will be specific requirements for income tax reporting and information on new regulations. Participants will learn how to ...more on Recordkeeping/Tax Reporting Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.

Neuromuscular Therapy - Hip, Thigh & Knee

Dates: Jul 30-31
Days/Times: Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm
Tuition: $ 325
CE Hours: 15
Portland Campus


Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT) is a highly effective and specific form of deep tissue massage. It is applicable to the treatment of acute or chronic injuries, postural strain syndromes, mental and emotional stress, and performance optimization for athletes, dancers, martial artists, etc. NMT - Hip, Thigh, & Knee will familiarize students with NMT treatment protocols for these areas in the lower extremity. Course content includes relevant anatomy and ...more on NMT-Hip, Thigh & Knee. NMT: Introduction is prerequisite for this class.

Call 800-844-3420 to register.