For the safety of our students and staff, we have put the following measures in place, in compliance with the CDC and FSMTB:

Upon Arrival:

  • No-touch thermal temperature scans are performed

  • CDC Questionnaire is given and answered

  • Confirmation of acceptable face mask is made

  • Hands are sanitized using alcohol-based hand sanitizer

Inside the Facility:

  • Alcohol-based hand sanitizer and PPE (medical-grade masks & gloves) are made available to each student and faculty member

  • All unnecessary items, such as bookshelves and unused equipment, have been removed 

  • Chairs and massage tables are placed 6ft apart to promote social distancing

  • HEPA air filtration devices have been placed in all rooms

  • High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected throughout the school day and evening

  • Floors are cleaned at end of the day

  • Signs are placed to educate on hand washing and other hygiene practices

  • No-touch trash cans and tissues are in place for the practice of respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette

Classroom/Bodywork Policies & Procedures:

  • Both the student acting as a client and the student acting as a practitioner must wear a face mask for the duration of the massage exchanges

  • Proper hand hygiene, proper respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette, ongoing physical distancing, and attention to disinfection of high-touch surfaces and surfaces potentially contaminated during massage exchange are encouraged and reinforced

  • Procedures to handle soiled linen used during massage exchange classes are encouraged and reinforced

  • Should students become sick with any illness and need to self-isolate or await COVID-19 testing, distance learning is available via Skype

  • Unmasked teachers maintain 6ft physical distance from students

  • Designated area has been setup to house student's personal items while at the school

The health and safety of our students and faculty are our top priority. Please rest assured that all of us at the NJ School of Massage are practicing the above safety precautions to provide you with the safest possible experience during your in-person visits and in-classroom learning.