Are you looking for a way to conveniently take your massage practice to the next level, or do you need continuing education hours to renew your Tennessee massage therapy license?  Arbor Continuing Education offers an exceptional selection of courses that provide continuing education for massage therapists.  Experience our powerful, high-impact training courses and maximize your continuing education dollar.  Based in East Tennessee, we make it affordable and easy for you to obtain your continuing education hours for state licensure renewal and national board certification.  Conveniently located in the heart of West Knoxville, just off I-40/75, our modern facility allows us to bring quality courses to you!  Our instructors are highly trained, effective communicators, ready to help you succeed!  As the premier leader for all of your continuing education needs, you’ll find exactly what you need to advance your practice.

Our Vision & Mission

Vision:  Our vision is straightforward…to make the lives of people better.

Mission:  Our mission is to serve the massage profession by providing outstanding continuing education courses and programs at an affordable cost to our participants.

Our Guarantee

Arbor Continuing Education is a national leader in quality educational services for the massage profession. Since 1997, we have trained thousands of massage therapists through our courses, conferences, and study programs. Our programs are guaranteed to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our participants.

Approval & Authorization

Arbor Continuing Education is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a Continuing Education Approved Provider (# 450395-07). The Tennessee Board has approved arbor’s Tennessee Law course of Massage Licensure.

Easy Registration

We work diligently to make your experience with our company and the educational courses we offer enjoyable by continually evaluating all of our customer touch points, such as registration avenues and payment methods. You may register by completing our user friendly online registration portal.

Unless otherwise stated, all discounts ONLY apply to online registrations.

General Information
  • You will be notified immediately if any changes are made to your scheduled course.
  • Walk-in registrations are NOT generally accepted.  If space allows, additional charges will apply.
  • Meals, housing accommodations, and parking expenses are not included in the course price.
  • Full payment is due when registering for the course.
  • No audio or video recording devices are allowed during the course.
  • Arbor Continuing Education is an affirmative action, equal opportunity organization. Participants with documented disabilities who may need special accommodations or special arrangements are requested to notify us 30 days before the course.
Refund and Cancellations

Due to the nature of the services provided by Arbor Continuing Education, all transactions are final.  If you must cancel your reservation for a course(s), a voucher may be issued.  If the cancellation is received 15 days before the course date, you may receive a 100% refund.  Cancellations received less than 15 days but greater than seven days will receive a voucher for 75% of the course value.  Cancellations received less than seven days but over 48 hours will receive a voucher for 50% of the course value. If a participant fails to attend or attempts to cancel less than 48 hours before the course, no voucher will be issued.  No voucher will be issued if the participant fails to attend the course for any reason. Any changes made to reservations, with few exceptions, will incur a $25 administrative charge. In the event of an emergency, you may submit a request for a voucher due to special circumstances.  Please get in touch with the Continuing Education Manager for information and details.  All vouchers expire at the end of the continuing education cycle in which they were generated.

All vouchers expire at the end of the Continuing Education cycle in which they were issued.