Massage therapist massaging foot

Massage Therapy Continuing Education Courses

Continuing Education courses for Licensed Massage Therapists are available at College of DuPage year round. 
National Certification Board Approved Provider for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork for Continuing EducationThe COD Massage Therapy program is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) to provide continuing education for licensed massage therapists. Classes are held on the main campus in Glen Ellyn in the Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1131 and 1125.

Change Up Chair Massage

Take your chair massage to a new level! Learn a variety of techniques from a combination of modalities adapted to be chair friendly. (6 CE hours).

Sunday, June 5
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
BMAST-0504-001, $150

Massage and Trauma: Working with Victims of Domestic Violence
Integrate Massage Therapy into a victim’s recovery program by helping them to reconnect to their body in a safe and healthy way. Learn how to identify and work with victims of domestic violence. (4 CE hours)

Sunday, June 26
Noon to 4 p.m. 
Virtual Classroom
BMAST-0507-001, $100

Reflexology: Easy Feet

Spend a day on your feet! Examine the basics of reflexology, learn the history and techniques, study the take home hand and foot charts and learn the precautions to safely construct reflexology protocols for common ailments. (7 CE hours)

Sunday, July 31
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
BMAST-0503-001, $200

Sexual Harassment Prevention Workshop

Learn how to prevent uncomfortable situations and associated legal issues, and how to appropriately document any situations that might occur. Take this course in conjunction Honoring Boundaries to fulfill State of Illinois requirements. (1 CE hour)

Sunday, July 17
Noon to 1 p.m.
Virtual Classroom
BMAST-0506-001, $30

Honoring Boundaries: Massage Therapy Ethics

We all face difficult situations occasionally where we’re not sure what to say or how to respond to clients. Discuss recent experiences, share support and learn new techniques for an empowering and professional massage practice. Take this course in conjunction with Sexual Harassment Prevention to fulfill State of Illinois requirements. (3 CE hours)

Sunday, July 17
1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Classroom
BMAST-0505-001, $75

Sports Massage: Treating the Endurance Athlete

Learn the protocols and theory necessary to define, identify and work with endurance athletes, including cyclers, runners and swimmers. (7 CE hours)

Sunday, Aug. 7
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
BMAST-0508-001, $175

Massage and Trauma

Integrate Massage Therapy into a victims' recovery program allowing them to reconnect to their body in a safe and healthy way.  Lear how to identify and work with victims of domestic violence.  (4 CE hours)

Sunday June 26
Noon to 4 p.m.
BMAST 0507 001, $100

Past PNMT Training

Lecture on massaging

Guest Instructor Doug Nelson at PNMT Shoulder Training.

Workbook

Seminar workbook.

Instructor shows class a human bone

Instructor Doug Nelson shows actual human bone.

Student hold a bone

Student observing bones.

Contact Information

Continuing Education
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110
(630) 942-2208
Fax: (630) 942-3785
Email: CE@cod.edu

Continuing Education Summer 2022 Course Offerings