Delaware Massage Therapy Continuing Education

Delaware Accepts Courses / NCBTMB Accepts Courses


Delaware Continuing Education Requirements:
Massage Therapist: 24 hours biennially - Delaware Accepts 9 hours of Massage Therapy Online Continuing Education Courses

Massage Technician: 24 hours biennially - Delaware Accepts 9 hours of Massage Therapy Online Continuing Education Courses


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Beginning with the 9/1/2014 - 8/31/2016 licensure period, Certified Massage Technicians as well as Licensed Massage Therapists must complete 24 hours of continuing education unless licensed or certified fewer than 12 months before the 8/31 expiration date. The 24 hours of CE must include:

  • At least three hours in ethics, which you may take online
  • Six hours of elective credits, all of which you may take online
  • Fifteen hours of core credits, all which you must take in a classroom, hands-on setting - not online.



The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) is the national governing body responsible for credentialing Massage Therapists. Massage Therapists must renew their board certification every 2 years. During that 2-year period, Massage Therapists are required to complete 24 hours of continuing education. Twenty-one (21) hours of CE must be from Approved Providers and three (3) of the 24 hours must be in Ethics. Candidates must also pass a criminal background check (performed by NCBTMB).  There is a limit of 4 hours allowed in self-care coursework. The NCBTMB accepts 24 hours of courses. OnlineCE is an Approved Provider of the NCBTMB (#422983-00).


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NCBTMB Approved Provider


State of Delaware Continuing Education Requirements

Delaware Continuing Education requirements posted on this page are based upon the most up to date information available. Delaware continuing education requirements are subject to change and therefore, Delaware Massage Therapy licensee's are ultimately responsible for being up to date with the Delaware continuing education requirements.


Continuing education courses offered on provide Online CEU for Delaware Massage Therapists (MT). The online courses enhance the knowledge bases of Massage Therapists to enhance clinical therapy practice. Free 1 hour NCBTMB approved online home study CE credit course for new Delaware Massage Therapy registered users at