Massage Certificate for Healthcare Professionals – 335 hours

The Oregon Board of Massage Therapists (OBMT) offers a license by health endorsement option for professionals currently holding an Oregon license in related healthcare fields (MD, ND, DC, PT, OT, RN, LPN, LAc). Assistants to these professions DO NOT qualify for Health Endorsement. (E.g. CCA, PTA, CNA)

OSM’s Massage Certificate for Healthcare Professionals meets all of the OBMT requirements. Flexible class schedules accommodate full or part-time, and day or evening students. The Health Endorsement Option may be completed in as little as nine months. Tuition cost is $6,300. For more specific information and application instructions, please contact one of our Admissions Representatives listed below. To contact the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists, call 503-365-8657 or visit www.oregon.gov/obmt/.

Required Classes – Massage Certificate for Healthcare Professionals

335-Hour MCHP Program
Massage-Fundamentals 45 Hours
Massage-Upper Body 30 Hours
Massage-Lower Body 30 Hours
Massage-Assess & Application 30 Hours
Communication/Ethics 30 Hours
Kinesiology-Upper Body 30 Hours
Kinesiology-Lower Body 30 Hours
Clinic 45 Hours
Hydrotherapy 15 Hours
Business Intro 15 Hours
Statutes 5 Hours
Bodywork Electives 30 Hours

 

For more information, please contact an Admissions representative:

Morgan Neil – SALEM CAMPUS

877-588-8912 -or- Click to email

Alisha Eddleman – PORTLAND CAMPUS

800-844-3420 -or- Click to email

 

  • OSM Application Packet
    (includes Enrollment Checklist, Program Application, Student Insurance Application, OSM Loan Application)


Ready to start your massage career?

Attend a Training Preview
September 15th in Portland - Call 800-844-3420 to register.
October 11th in Salem - Call 503-585-8912 to register.

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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, October 11: 6:30-8:30pm - SALEM
Saturday, October 13: 10am-12pm - PORTLAND

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

Neuromuscular Therapy - Forearm & Hand

T-BarsNeuromuscular Therapy (NMT) is a highly effective and specific form of therapeutic massage. In this class you will learn invaluable assessment tools as well as detailed and thorough treatment protocols to address many common forearm, wrist and hand conditions using the hands as well as T-Bars. NMT: Introduction is prerequisite for this class.

Dates: Oct. 6
Days/Times: Sat-Sun 9am-5:30pm
Tuition: $ 340 CE Hours: 15
Portland Campus.

Call 800-844-3420 to register.

Ethics Classes at OSM

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

Heart Centered Ethics -  10/6, 6CEs - SALEM
Ethical Boundary Setting -  10/29, 4CEs - PORTLAND
Ethical Boundary Setting -  12/3, 4CEs - PORTLAND

Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.