Advanced Massage Certificates

OSM Certificate Programs are intended for licensed massage professionals. Students in our 640-hour program may take some of the Advanced Certificate Program courses toward elective hours, but should discuss their plan with the Student Services Coordinator as some courses are not applicable towards elective hours.

Shiatsu Certificate – 302 Hours

>>Details (under revision until Summer 2018)

  • Short Form Series (108 Hours)
  • Chinese Medical Theory (90 Hours)
  • Long Form Series (104 Hours)

MotherTouch™ Advanced Maternity Massage Certification – 62.5 Hours

>>Details

  • Prenatal Massage Certification (32 Hours) Includes:
    • Day 1: Pregnancy Massage Fundamentals (8 Hours)
    • Days 2 & 3: Prenatal essentials (can’t be taken individually)
    • Day 4: Pregnancy Massage Advanced Techniques (8 Hours)
  • Pregnancy Massage for the New Mother (8 Hours)
  • Pregnancy Massage and Acupressure for Birth (4.5 Hours)
  • Pregnancy Massage Practicum (18 Hours)

Areas of Specialization

(Non-Certificate)

Athletic Massage

Clinical Massage

Spa/Aromatherapy

Energy Work

  • Craniosacral Therapy
  • Energetic Healing
  • Reiki healing
  • Sound Healing
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

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, September 4: 6:30-8:30pm - SALEM
Saturday, September 7: 10am-12pm - PORTLAND

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

Ethics Classes at OSM

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

Building Your Ethical Body - 8/23, $90, 4CEs - Portland
Ethical Communication During the Bodywork Session - 11/17, $95, 4CEs - Portland

Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.

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