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, Feb.6
11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
BMAST-0504-001, $150

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, Feb.27
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, Feb. 27
1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Classroom
BMAST-0505-001, $75

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, Feb. 13
Noon to 4 p.m.
Virtual Classroom
BMAST-0507-001, $100

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, April 24
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
BMAST-0508-001, $175

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, Feb. 20
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
BMAST-0503-001, $200

Table Thai—Prone

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. This class covers techniques for clients in
the prone position. 15 CE hours

Sunday, March 6 to 20
11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
BMAST-0501-001, $325

Past PNMT Training

Lecture on massaging

Guest Instructor Doug Nelson at PNMT Shoulder Training.


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