Oregon Licensing Information for Out of State Applicants

If you have completed more than 300 hours of massage training and/or collegiate education in the health sciences, it is in your best interest to start your transcript evaluation process with the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists.

  1. Download a Licensing Application
  2. Submit the completed application with your official transcripts and application fee to the Oregon Board to start the evaluation process.
  3. The Oregon Board will review your application materials and send you an email response.
    1. If you haven’t met the training requirements of Oregon, the lacking letter will outline exactly how many hours the Oregon Board will accept towards state licensing and how many you have left to take. It will also clarify if there are any specific content areas in which you need those hours.
    2. If you receive notification that you don’t need more hours, submit any remaining documentation and fees to complete the licensing process.
  4. If you receive notification that you need more hours, bring your letter to the Admissions Coordinator at OSM, and we’ll be happy to help you find classes that meet your needs.  The Oregon Board will hold your application on file, providing 12 months to complete the additional training before you need to reapply.

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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:
Saturday, December 8: 10am-12pm - SALEM
Saturday, December 15: 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

Lymphatic Massage for Upper Body


Lymphatic MassageDecember 14-16, $340 15CEs - PORTLAND

Lymphatic Detox Massage maximizes the therapeutic effects of bodywork and is especially effective for reducing inflammation and swelling, relieving acute and chronic pain, and detoxifying the body. Although extremely gentle and subtle the effects are potent on a physical level. This class focuses on ... more on Lymphatic Massage for Upper Extremities.

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

Ethics Classes at OSM

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

Ethical Boundary Setting -  12/3, 4CEs - PORTLAND
Statutes - 1/22 & 1/29, 6CEs - SALEM
Building Your Ethical Body - 2/3, 4CEs - PORTLAND
Statutes - 2/20 & 2/27, 6CEs - PORTLAND
Ethical Boundary Setting -  3/18, 4CEs - PORTLAND

Call 1-800-844-3420 to register.