With the health, well-being and safety of both students and staff being at the forefront of our business all our scheduled training is to be held via a virtual classroom until further notice and we will be holding practical days later in the year once government guidelines allow us to. 

For more information regarding our online training check out our Virtual Classroom page.  



(PART 2)


Thursday 7th May 2020

Wednesday 10th and Thursday 18th June 2020 


TBC subject to government guidelines and overnight accommodation availability


TBC subject to government guidelines and overnight accommodation availability

Total: 45 hrs + 45 hrs self-study

Prices:  Advanced Management of Lymphoedema   £850 + VAT

The course includes:

  • Access to our new Learner Management System, CANVAS enabling you to interact with other students, access course materials and additional resources to compliment your training.
  • Equipment- NO extra charge for bandages or MLD equipment.
  • Lunch and refreshments for practical days.
  • Certification of practice.
  • Therapist Badge.
  • Details added to our Directory of Therapists on our website (Certified FG MLD therapists)

Training is suitable for:

  • Therapists holding a valid certificate in a recognised form of MLD (please supply a copy of this certificate upon application).

After completion of Part 1 (Essential Care in Lymphoedema):

  • Registered General Nurses, Medics, Physiotherapists, Radiographers, Occupational Therapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors.
  • Complementary Therapists/Sports Therapists/Bodyworkers with degree level training.

After completion of certain elements of Part 1 (Essential Care in Lymphoedema) or the Support Worker Course:

  • Healthcare Support Worker working alongside an LTA trained therapist (contact the office for more information)

Course Aims: By the end of the course you will have a thorough understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, enabling you to holistically assess and diagnose the patient with lymphoedema.  You will be able to design and implement an appropriate research and evidence based individualised management strategy selecting from a range of therapies and new innovations.

Course contents:

Advanced Management of Lymphoedema – FG-MLD, Fluoroscopy in assessment of oedema, New dimensions and understanding of lymphatics, Mapping lymphatic drainage pathways, How to perform MLD after mapping, Drainage of upper and lower limbs.

Certification: Part 1 can be completed independently but you must attend Part 2 to complete the certification in ‘Fill and Flush’ (FG-MLD).  Successful students will receive a Certificate of Practice confirming they are fully qualified Lymphoedema Training Academy FG-MLD

Re-Certification: In order to maintain competence you must attend a 2 day Review 12 months after completion of the training followed by a 1 day Review every two years thereafter.

Please complete this online Application form

Once accepted you will receive your invoice.  Any queries please contact the office on 0330 010 1317 or email



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Date(s) - 18/06/2020 - 20/06/2020
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Lymphoedema Training Academy Ltd