Texas Continuing Education Requirements

Currently we understand Texas to require the following


12 CE’S Every 2 Years

1 CE Human Trafficking REQ and approved by the State of Texas. See the FREE Human Trafficking 1 CE Below

All CE’S Can Be Taken Online

NCTMB Approved

Texas accepts NCBTMB Approved CE for Texas Massage Renewal

NCBTMB #450015-06

Complete All CE’S Online
You can complete all CE’S with Massagecelearningtree and complete the Free 1 CE separately with “UNBOUND” (see link below)

Please note that massage therapy laws change frequently and vary from state to state. Although we try to provide the most accurate information available, ultimately it is the responsibility of the student to contact their state licensing bureau to verify massage licensing renewal requirements.

Currently, we understand Texas to require the following:

12 CE hours (non-technique only) every 2 year
1 CE in Human Trafficking (Approved by Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) SEE THE FREE HUMAN TRAFFICKING CE TO REGISTER BELOW
Massage therapists must complete at least 12 hours of approved or recognized NCBTMB continuing education to renew a massage license.
We are a recognized continuing education provider! NCBTMB Approved #450015-06 since 2006

View Our 12 CE Texas Massage Bundle Here

View Our 12 CE Texas Medical Massage Bundle Here

→ Or “Pick and Choose Texas 24 CE’s Bundle” Here

New Human Trafficking Requirement as of September 2020

How Do I Take the Human Trafficking Training CE for Free?
Massage therapists must complete a 1 CE Human Trafficking course approved by the State of Texas to renew their massage license. You may watch a ” Human Trafficking” webinar for FREE (no test) offered through the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) and complete your 12 CE requirement separately. One of the FREE Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC)  is located below for your convenience. “UnBound” will supply you with a certificate upon completion. Please contact them for further information through their website.

UnBound Training For Medical Professionals 1 Hour Free Online (On Demand, Webinar-based, No Test) ENTER HERE

REGISTER FOR FREE HERE (Use Medical Professional Link)
CE Certificate of Completion: 1 Hour
Valid Dates: 10/7/2020 –10/7/2022
Approval From the TDLR November 2021 Update – View Link Here
Approved Continuing Education Providers

The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, (NCBTMB) is a recognized continuing education provider. Providers and courses which have been approved by the NCBTMB will be accepted for continuing education, but courses must be directly related to the acceptable course curriculum.

Please note that all courses taken with Massage CE Learning Tree can be used for NCBTMB (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork) recertification, NCBTMB Approved Provider #450015-06

Texas Board of Massage

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Massage Therapy
PO Box 12157
Austin, TX 78711