Massage Therapy Continuing Education Courses

Continuing Education (CE) Courses for Licensed Massage Therapists

 

Earn your Continuing Education hours at COD.

National Certification Board Approved Provider for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork for Continuing Education The 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.

Register today! Call (630) 942-2208 for details, 

Change up Chair Massage - 6 CE hours

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

Sunday, March 8
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
BMAST-0504-001, $150

Reflexology: Easy Feet - 7 CE hours

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

Sunday, April 5
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
BMAST-0503-001, $175

Table Thai Supine - 15 CE hours

Explore this ancient massage modality that continues to gain popularity. The focus is on techniques that can be performed on a massage table, making it easy to perform without dedicated mat space or extra equipment. Thai I covers techniques for clients in the supine position. 

Sunday, April 19 through May 3
1 to 6:30 p.m.
BMAST-0502-001, $300

Table Thai Prone - 15 CE hours

Explore this ancient massage modality that continues to gain popularity. The focus is on techniques that can be performed on a massage table, making it easy to perform without dedicated mat space or extra equipment. Thai I covers techniques for clients in the prone position.

Sunday, January 26 through February 9
1 to 6:30pm
BMAST- 0501-001, $300

Honoring Boundaries - 3 CE Hours

We all face difficult situations from time to time, when we're not sure what to say or how to respond to clients. Discuss recent experiences, share support and learn new ideas for an empowering and professional massage practice.

Sunday, March 22
2 to 5 p.m.
BMAST-0505-001, $75

New State Requirement!


IL House just passed HB4953 which requires all Massage Therapists to take one hour of Continuing Education in Sexual Harassment Prevention Training beginning January 1, 2020 and along with Ethics will be required every renewal period.

Sexual Harassment Prevention - 1 CE Hour

Learn the protocols for dealing with sexual harassment, to whom and how to report it to the authorities, and what the protections are for the "whistleblower".

Sunday, March 22
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
BMAST-0506-001, $30


Guest Educator Doug Nelson will be presenting the following specialty classes as part of the NCBTMB Clinical Rehabilitation Certificate this Spring at COD!

 

PNMT Shoulder - 8 CE Hours

The most complicated joint in the human body due to the complex relationships of the muscles that affect movement at the glenohumeral joint.

Saturday, Feb. 22
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
BMAST-0520-001, $225

PNMT Arm-Hand - 8 CE Hours

Pain and discomfort in these areas require precise assessment and targeted treatment. This is one of the most practical seminars you may ever attend.

Sunday, Feb. 23
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
BMAST-0521-001, $225

PNMT Shoulder & Arm and Hand
BMAST-0530-001, $400

PNMT Hip - 8 CE Hours

Movement at the coxal joint affects areas both above and below, treatment for low back pain needs accurate assessment and effective treatment.

Saturday, May 16
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
BMAST-0522-001, $225

PNMT Leg and Foot - 8 CE 

Explore soft-tissue conditions of the knee that cause medial and lateral pain as they relate to muscles, ligaments and more serious intra-joint issues.

Sunday, May 17
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
BMAST-0523-001, $225


PNMT Hip & Leg and Foot
BMAST-0504-001, $400

 

 

 

Contact Continuing Education

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

Office Hours
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday