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Course Description

Massage Continuing Education, NCBTMB Approved Course

The course on HIV/AIDS, Communicable Diseases is designed to provide you with basic knowledge and information that every massage therapist should know in order to:

  • Understand the difference between HIV and AIDS
  • Learn how HIV is transmitted
  • Know how HIV is diagnosed
  • Understand how the immune system works
  • Increase understanding regarding therapeutic massage benefits for your HIV/AIDS patients
  • Identify and practice industry guidelines and standards
  • Enhance your knowledge regarding OSHA’s blood-borne pathogen standard
  • Utilize proper sanitation techniques in the workplace
  • Protect yourself and your clients from cross-contamination
  • Provide physical, emotional, and psychological well-being to your HIV or AIDS clientele

As a massage therapist, you’re going to come into contact with clients who do have medical conditions, including HIV and AIDS. Educating yourself regarding the history, progression, and forms of transmission of HIV/AIDS disease processes will enhance your ability to provide professional, safe, and compassionate care to all your clients.

Course Information

  • Unlimited Test Taking
  • MARKING COMPLETE at the end of each lesson will progress you through the course to the exam
  • Review and download a copy of the exam questions before you read the course (optional)
  • Answers to the exam questions are in BOLD throughout the course
  • Exam answers are multiple choice
  • Certificate is emailed to you when you pass the exam with 70%
  • Courses are pass/fail. No grades appear on your certification
  • All courses are NCBTMB Approved (#450015-06)
  • Massage CE Learning Tree has been a trusted massage continuing education provider for state and NCBTMB courses since 2015
  • You can view “Our Approvals” and “Instructions” on the menu of our home page

Navigating The Course

  • Once purchased, you will be redirect to “MY ACCOUNT”
  • Scroll down and click directly on the course title
  • MARK COMPLETE at the end of each lesson will progress you through the course
  • Complete the COURSE EVALUATION and progress to the exam
  • Pass the exam with 70% and your certificate is emailed to you (unlimited test taking)
  • Return to “MY ACCOUNT” to take any additional courses purchased or LOG OUT
  • LOG OUT and/or LOG IN at any point during your studies to continue on with your courses

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: None of the health topics presented here are intended to  replace personal judgment nor medical treatment when indicated, nor are they intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Always talk to your physician about the use of these or any other complimentary modalities. This information is for educational purposes only.

6 reviews for HIV / AIDS, 3 CE

  1. Billy

    Learned a lot about misconceptions on HIV

  2. Jen

    A necessary course if you are working with HIV/AIDS clients

  3. Eddie

    An eye-opening class

  4. Jeff

    So glad I took this course!

  5. Jean

    Learned so much about protecting myself and my clients in the field

  6. anyagratitude

    Great info in this course! Not like any other HIV course that I’ve taken in the past.

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All courses are completely online. Each course exam is graded instantly and, once you pass the multiple choice exam with 70%, your "Certificate of Completion" is immediately available for printing. All course information is available for one year from the date of purchase. The student has an unlimited number of opportunities to pass the exam.

Exams consist of either 5, 10 or 15 multiple choice questions. The exam may be downloaded and printed in advance for easier studying.


All of our courses have NCBTMB approval.