Experience the Value of Certification

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Why Certify?

NCBTMB’s programs are designed to support you from your entry into massage school and throughout your entire career as a massage therapist.

  • Our school program ensures the school you attend meets high standards of excellence and offers the education you need to help you launch your career as a certified massage therapist.
  • Our program to review continuing education providers ensures qualified instructors will offer the information you need to stay current in the industry and maintain your certification.
  • Our exam programs ensure you can demonstrate the level of knowledge necessary to earn the highest credential in the profession. And our exams are used for licensing purposes in 40 states.  
  • Our online practice exam ensures your readiness to pass the exams.
  • Our recertification programs and marketing support for credentialed professionals ensures your ability to differentiate yourself throughout your career.
NCBTMB is actively working to gain insurance reimbursement for certified therapists.  For instance, West Virginia’s Public Employee Insurance Program will only reimburse massage therapists if they are certified.