CenterPoint provides excellence through the commitment to being accredited and approved by the industry professional associations, government agencies, and education of instructors. We are a nationally acclaimed school that can stand up to your rigorous review. When you join as a student you become part of a professional community and your background will be forever linked to ours.
Accredited by the Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA);
Licensed by Minnesota Office of Higher Education as a private career school pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 141.21-141.32.
the U.S. Department of Education to offer Federal Student Aid (Title IV Funds);
Why is it important to be nationally certified? Clients know when they see that certification that you have the necessary skills and knowledge and you've been tested and been found certifiable! It gives an assurance to clients. Employers looking for massage therapists or bodywork professioinals rely on national certification as in insurance plan if you will, it shows you know the field and probably are committed to upholding the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) "Standards of Practice". Also, that you will follow their "Code of Ethics".
CenterPoint's programs are accredited by the Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation (COMTA). ...
The education CenterPoint offers allows their graduates to be eligible to take one or more of the certifying exams administered by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). It also allows them to be eligible for medical insurance reimbursement!
The opportunity to become NCBTMB is offered to massage therapists and body workers who have met the schooling and eligibility requirements. The certification is done on behalf of the profession, and for the benefit of consumers, employers and practitioners.
According to the NCBTMB In order to become certified, a massage therapist or body worker must meet the following ...