Manual Lymphatic Drainage

On this course you will learn all about the Lymphatic system and the lymph nodes and how to drain the lymph manually using gentle massage techniques

 

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Manual Lymphatic Drainage Practitioner Diploma One-Day Course

Cost: -   £150.00 

Course Accreditation Bodies:   This course is insurable and accredited by the Professional bodies: ABT (Associated Beauty Therapists) (26 cpd points)

Certifications/Qualifications Attained:  Zen Tranquility Holistic Beauty Training accredited/recognised diploma - Insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use therapy with the general public and charge.

Pre-Requisite:  Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology and Full Body Massage qualification

Course Dates:    Please email for course dates zentranquilitytraining@outlook.com or contact us here

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Venues - this course is available at the following venues:-

Cheshire, Derbyshire, Essex/Suffolk, Hampshire, Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Midlands West, Nottinghamshire, Scotland, Yorkshire

 


WHAT IS A MANUAL LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE MASSAGE TREATMENT?

Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) is a gentle technique that aims to stimulate the lymphatic system, removing congestion and stagnation from within the body.  Subtle manual moves activate lymph and interstitial fluid circulation, as well as stimulates the functioning of the immune system and parasympathetic nervous system.  Helps reduce oedema, also helps regenerate tissue.  This massage uses very light pressure.

Benefits are:

  • Acts as a preventative treatment or enhances health
  • It revitalises fatigued legs, has slimming effect of the limbs and can prevent swelling of the limbs due to lymphoedema - also helps maternal leg oedema
  • Aids the immune system and improves the efficiency of the lymphatic system
  • Helps Connective scar tissue 
  • Helps aid relaxation

Course Content & Learning Outcomes

  • What is Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • History of MLD
  • Function of the Lymphatic System 
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Lymphatic and Vascular System
  • Your working environment
  • Code of Practice and Insurance for Therapists
  • Health & Safety
  • Consultation including contra-indications
  • Contra-actions/ aftercare advice
  • Marketing
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Hygiene and Professionalism
  • Massage techniques
  • The Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage routine  

 


COURSE STRUCTURE

Duration: 1 Day Practical in the Classroom (if training with other students)

Home study: 2 day guided learning hours required to be completed before the training day (emailed to you). This allows for an intensive one day practical study of the routine

Everything you need to learn this treatment is included in this course.  

Case Studies: None - (although please note if the tutor feels that you have not reached a competent standard after completing your practical training then case studies will be set and a reassessment will be arranged. There is an additional charge for this being £40.00).

Entry Requirement: Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology and Full Body Massage qualification are required

Awarding Body: ABT

Cost: £150.00 includes training manual, training materials, assessment and certification

  • £55.00 deposit required; balance to be paid direct to tutor 14 days prior to course date

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Zen Tranquility Holistic Beauty Training Studio specialising in accredited Practitioner Diploma Courses in Massage Therapy, Holistic Therapy and Beauty Therapy Courses

Available across the UK

Distance Learning Courses also available