Complete Package

(Part 1 & 2) £1350 +VAT

Essential Care in Lymphoedema

(Part 1 only) £500 +VAT

Advanced Management of Lymphoedema

(Part 2 only) £850 + VAT


Total: 90 hrs + 45 hrs self-study


(PART 1)

Online –  Thursday 10 & Thursday 17 September 2020

Practical –  Friday 18 & Saturday 19 September 2020

Assessment & Exam – Sunday 22 November 2020


(PART 2)

Online –  Wednesday 7 & Wednesday 21 October 2020

Practical – Friday 23 & Saturday 24 October 2020

Assessment & Exam – Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 November 2020

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.
  • Complimentary Lunch and refreshments.
  • Certification of practice.
  • Therapist Badge
  • Details added to our Directory of Therapists on our website (Certified FG MLD therapists)
Training is suitable for:
  • Registered General Nurses, Medics, Physiotherapists, Radiographers, Occupational Therapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors.
  • Complementary Therapists/Sports Therapists/Bodyworkers with degree level training.
  • Healthcare Support Worker working alongside an LTA trained therapist
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:

Essential Care in Lymphoedema – A&P, assessment and differential diagnosis, skincare, exercise, garments, IPC, laser, multi layer bandaging, psycho-social care.

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. We also offer an additional Bandaging review in line with MLD UK membership requirements.

To apply please complete the application form below so we can ensure the course is suitable for you.  Once accepted we will contact you with your invoice.

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Date(s) - 18/09/2020 - 19/09/2020
9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Lymphoedema Training Academy Ltd