AMTA Continuing Education Meets the Highest Standards

The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) offers a wide variety of continuing education opportunities for massage therapists, including online courses and hands-on regional and national workshops.

AMTA has a rigorous process to ensure the highest standards in massage therapy CE, so you can rest assured knowing you can fulfill your massage license requirements while learning quality information and skills.

Rigorously Vetted Massage Therapy Continuing Education

  • AMTA works with trusted educators to provide high quality education. A committee of your peers in the massage therapy profession provides input on educational programming to ensure the best and most up-to-date learning opportunities, and member input is always considered.
  • AMTA is a National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB)-approved provider, demonstrating a commitment to enhance continued competence in the massage therapy profession.
  • Each CE course offered by AMTA is submitted for state continuing education approval, where appropriate, so AMTA courses can help you meet your massage therapy licensing requirements.

Continuing education requirements vary for massage therapy licensing. Check with your regulatory board to confirm your specific continuing education needs.

Grow Your Skills as a Massage Therapist with AMTA’s Quality Continuing Education

AMTA National Convention

Earn up to 18+ CE credits at the AMTA National Convention! Our annual conference is the largest event in the massage therapy profession. Practice new massage techniques in a hands-on class, and broaden your knowledge with courses in business, self-care, research and ethics. Learn about the AMTA 2018 National Convention »

Online CE Courses

Earn CE credits from the comfort of your home or office at any time! AMTA offers online massage therapy CE courses on massage for specific conditions, sports massage, ethics, research, self-care and business. Browse 70+ online CE courses »

AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Certificate Program

Explore a foundational overview of sports massage with a series of online courses and a hands-on workshop looking at the science and settings of sports massage. Earn your AMTA/NCBTMB Sports Massage Certificate, or take individual courses to advance specific areas of your career. Learn more & register »

AMTA Fascial Therapy Continuing Education Program

With the AMTA Fascial Therapy Continuing Education Program, learn fundamental information on the numerous techniques related to fascial therapy through online courses and a hands-on workshop. Learn more & register »

Chapter Workshops

Many AMTA Chapters maintain their own approved provider status with NCBTMB and/or submit courses for state approval as appropriate. Visit your chapter’s website for upcoming educational opportunities near you.

"AMTA and my chapter have already given me back so much
that I cannot believe I ever considered another group."

Chris B., AMTA member since 2012

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