NOVA Training Center is certified to operate in Virginia by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)


Mission Statement

Our Mission is to train and develop caring, ethical, balanced and certified massage therapists.

Institutional Goals       

NOVA Training Center provides an academically sound therapeutic massage program that enables students to sit for the Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx) in Virginia. 


NOVA Training Center’s Institutional Goals:

1.      To prepare students to become licensed massage therapists.

  1. To provide students with an education that enhances the development of good work habits and safe practices while promoting the health and wellbeing of themselves and their clients.

  2. To offer students a thorough working knowledge of the structure and function of the human body and its correlation to healthcare methodologies.

  3. To create and implement internal checks and balances, as well as policies and procedures, that ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations with State, Federal and Accrediting Agencies. 

  4. To provide wellness services to our local community and worldwide. 

  5. To prepare graduates for successful employment in the field.

  6. To prepare students to obey the law and become ethical massage therapists.

Description of School Facilities

Our 2000-square-foot facility offers a conducive learning environment for the 600-hour Therapeutic Massage program.  Space includes two private treatment rooms, administrative offices, and a didactic training classroom equipped with a television, projector, and whiteboard.  The school also has a computer lab with Wi-Fi and internet access, a student lounge, and a full-service kitchen with a refrigerator and warming appliances for instructors and students.  The building is wheelchair accessible. There is ample parking.