Alabama Board of Massage Therapy
Length of Program 650 hours
License Required Yes
Practicing MTs 2,008
CE Requirements 16 CE / 2 years

Massage Therapy

General Information

Massage Therapy is governed by the Alabama Board of Massage Therapy.

The State of Alabama requires that anyone operating or advertising as a massage therapist or offering massage therapy services be licensed by the Alabama Board of Massage Therapy, unless specifically exempt.

The State of Alabama Massage Therapist License requires the following at minimum:

  • Successful completion of a min. 650h program from an accredited massage therapy school.
  • Successful completion of the NCBTMB or MBLEx exam.
  • Obtain and produce evidence of a min. $1,000,000 Personal Liability Insurance coverage.

The Massage Therapist License is for a term of two-years.

Continuing Education Information

Renewal of the Massage Therapist License requires 16 CE hours for each two-year term.

The State of Alabama accepts courses for continuing education hours from providers in the CE Registry.

Dexterity PD is a proud Approved Provider with the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB). Our courses are available and listed in the CE Registry. Course completion records are stored in the national Massage Therapy Licensing Database (MTLD) for permanent recording.

*Please confirm with your state as the list of states that accept courses through CE Registry may change. Additionally, please refer to your State and/or Licensing body for details and authoritative information on requirements.

Occupational Therapy

Dexterity PD is a proud Approved Provider with the following association in Alabama:

  • Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy

Our courses are available and listed in CE Broker.