Massage Therapy Continuing Education
Ethics for Massage Therapists
We offer online and in-person course options to fulfill the 4 Contact Hours of Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. Visit our Online Registration System for course dates and details. If you have any questions, please call 541.383.7270.
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING ONLINE COURSE: You must successfully complete the entire course before receiving your curriculum completion. Successful completion must be verified by your instructor after all work is submitted. Upon completion, your instructor will notify the Central Oregon Community College Continuing Education Department. The COCC CE Department will email your curriculum completion directly to you at the email you provided when you registered. COCC will NOT, under any circumstance, email your curriculum completion to the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists.
CANCELLATION POLICY - Once we have granted access to the online curriculum, there is no refund option.
Oncology Massage Training - Coming Soon!
With the right skills, knowledge and training, massage is very safe and gives great comfort for clients with a diagnosis of cancer. This blended learning course will include online, hands-on skills sessions, and a clinical rotation experience. You'll begin with a foundational 10-hour online class based on the textbook Medicine Hands: Massage Therapy for People with Cancer by Gayle MacDonald, MS, LMT. The 10-hour online portion must be completed prior to the hands-on skills class start date. Your practical skills class will be taught by an experienced oncology nurse and an LMT specializing in oncology massage. Clinical experience with cancer patients at the Integrative Therapies Department at St. Charles Cancer Center, Bend and in a clinic setting at COCC provides hands-on practice. Includes online class registration, textbook, live classes and hands-on clinics. Class is open to currently licensed Massage Therapists. 12 contact hours. 10 non-contact hours.
Add your name to our Oncology Massage interest list to receive information on future classes.