Does NCBTMB approve advanced science courses?

Does NCBTMB approve advanced science courses?

NCBTMB will accept continuing education hours from Approved Providers for advanced science courses if the course consists of  content that goes beyond the Massage Therapy Scope of Practice (as defined by each state/legislation), but aids in understanding  systems of the body or human behavior more in depth.

Participation and continuing education hours awarded for completion of the above-mentioned course are intended for the advanced development and understanding in interdisciplinary practices. Massage therapists are always responsible for practicing within their professional Scope of Practice (as defined by each state/legislation),.

Approved Providers teaching these courses shall include a statement that all attendees must check their their professional Scope of Practice (as defined by each state/legislation),prior to using information from the course. .

To learn more, please click here to download the “Advanced science course forms” from the “Approved Provider Handbook & Tools” section.