COVID-19 School Updates
- 5/1/2020 – Today the Washington State Governor has extended the Stay at Home order until at least May 31st. In the meantime, we will continue to teach our massage therapy programs through distance learning.
- 4/30/2020 – Yesterday the Washington State Governor stated in a press conference that the current Stay at Home order will not be lifted on May 4th, 2020 as previously indicated. However, the Governor will be holding another press conference on Friday May 1st, 2020, outlining the plan for safely reopening our community. We will update this page tomorrow as we learn more information. In the meantime, we will continue to teach our massage therapy programs through distance learning.
- 4/2/2020 – Due to the Washington State “Stay at Home, Stay Health Order” extension, all Northwest Academy in-person classes are postponed until at least May 4th, 2020. We will continue to teach our massage therapy programs through distance learning.
- 3/17/2020 – MBLEx Testing Update: At this time all testing centers in Washington State are closed due to the CODIV-19 outbreak. Therefore, the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards has temporarily discontinued issuing authorizations to test until further notice. Please visit: https://www.fsmtb.org/mblex/ for additional details related to scheduling your massage therapy board exam.
- 3/16/2020 – Beginning on Wednesday March 18th all Northwest Academy classes will resume through an online / virtual teaching platform until at least April 24, or when in-person classes are authorized to resume by the Washington State Governor.
- 3/15/2020 – All in person school tours are cancelled until further notice. We are currently offering virtual tours and admissions meetings. please contact Amy Blue at: [email protected] to schedule your virtual meeting / tour.
- 3/14/2020 – All Student Massage Clinics are canceled until at least April 24th.
- 3/13/2020 – Effective immediately as per the order of the Washington State Governor all Northwest Academy classes are cancelled until at least April 24 due to the COVID-19 outbreak.