Massage Therapist Licensing in South Dakota

South Dakota massage licensing

South Dakota Massage Therapist Licensing and Certification Requirements

Start Your Massage Therapy Career in South Dakota

The South Dakota Board of Massage Therapy oversees the issuance of the massage therapy license.
The state requires at least 500 hours of education and training. South Dakota requires that the NCETMB, NCETM, NESL, or NBCA exam must be taken. Applicants must also have a certification in adult CPR.

The license renewal period occurs every year and 8 hours of CE have to be completed.

South Dakota Massage Therapy Licensing Requirements

Licensing Requirements: Mandatory State Licensing


Request Application: The application fee is $100, the initial license fee is $65 and the renewal fee is $65.

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Contact Information

South Dakota Board of Massage Therapy
P.O. Box 1062
Sioux Falls, SD 57101
Phone: (605) 271-7103

Fax: (605) 331-2043

Email: [email protected]


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