Massage Therapist Training in Montana

Up until 2009 Montana did not have a licensing board, but now there is a complete set of requirements you must fulfill if you have not already been grandfathered in from before 2009.

  • You must get an official transcript from a school showing you have passed at the minimum high school
  • Need at least 500 hours of in-class study at an approved massage therapy school
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • TWO letters from people other than your family that demonstrate you have good moral character
  • Pass a state examination: the NCETM/TMB or the MBLEx

To maintain your license:

  • Simply complete 12 years of continuing education every 2 years

Associated Fees

  • NCETM/ NCETMB: $225.00
  • MBLex: $195.00
  • License: $140