West Virginia regulations specify that all Licensed Massage
Therapists must keep their education current by completing a series
a Continuing Education courses each year in order to continue their
licensure. Every therapist must complete a minimum of 24 hours of
Continuing Education courses during each licensure period (2 years).
Of this 24 hours, at least 3 hour must be in professional ethics.
Six (6) CEU's can be carried over from the previous licensing
period. Continuing education units "carried over" are the
units that you had earned from the last period totaling over
The West Virginia Massage Therapy Licensure Board follow the same
guidelines as the NCBTMB except as a 2 year license instead of the
national 4 year.