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:
Saturday, January 11: 10am-12pm - PORTLAND
Saturday, January 25: 10am-12pm - SALEM

To reserve a seat, contact:
PORTLAND - Kristy Bess, 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.

Ethics in Mind Body Healing- 12/15, $95, 4CEs - Portland
Build Your Ethical Body- 1/10, $90, 4CEs - Portland
Statutes - 1/13&20, $120, 6CEs - Portland
Ethical Communication During the Bodywork Session - 1/31, $95, 4CEs - Portland
Statutes - 2/11&18, $120, 6CEs - Salem
Ethical Boundary Setting- 2/17, $105, 4CEs - Portland

Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.

To see more on OBMT Ethics requirements, see this blog article here: Oregon Massage Ethics
Ethics in Mind Body Healing

Ethics in Mind Body Healing

Dec 15, $95, 4CEs - PORTLAND

Meets OBMT Ethics, Boundaries and Communication requirement.

This course will discuss the role that the mind plays in relation to pain in the body. Through an ethical lens, we will   .. more on Ethics in Mind Body Healing.

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