Kinesio Taping

 

KT1 Fundamental & KT2 Advanced - 2 days

 

KT3 Sports Injuries - 2 days

 

Kinesio Taping courses run in association with Kinesio UK and are approved by the International Kinesio Taping Association, founded by Dr Kenzo Kase. They are taught by experienced Certified Kinesio Taping Instructors.


The course is open to Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Occupational Therapists, Sports Massage Therapists and other medical professionals with a good background of human anatomy. Your certification will be verified by the Kinesio Taping Association and recognised across the world.


KT1 course introduces practitioners to the Kinesio Taping Method®. During this 8 hour class, the instructor will discuss the fundamental concepts of Kinesio Taping and the unique properties of Kinesio Tape. This is followed by a workshop on screening, muscle testing and muscle applications for both the upper and lower body using Kinesio Tex Tape.

 

KT2 course introduces practitioners to advanced applications the six Corrective Techniques: Mechanical, Functional, Space, Fascia, Ligament/Tendon, and Lymphatic, and discuss their application in a variety of clinical conditions. This includes Kinesio Taping® for orthopaedic & neurological conditions.

 

KT3 focuses on sports rehabilitation and will provide an invaluable platform for physiotherapists, sport therapists, osteopaths, chiropractors and occupational therapists experiences to learn about the latest techniques. The course will include: Medial and lateral epichondylitis, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Rib Fractures, Myofascial low back pain, skiers thumb, osteoarthritis of the hip, hamstring strain, adductor strain, shin splints, anterior compartment syndrome, ACL issues, osteoarthritis of the knee, knee meniscus issues, knee hyperextension, pes anserinus bursitis, ankle sprains, wrist sprain, fractured ribs. As well core curriculum including shoulder impingement, whiplash/cervical pain, chondromalacia patella. There will also be a study session to discuss problem cases.

 

You must have completed an approved KT1, KT2 course at least

4 weeks prior to attending this KT3 course.

 

Please see the website www.kinesiotaping.co.uk for more information.

 

KT1 & 2

Dates: 25th/26th February 2017, 9:00am-6:00pm

Location: Edinburgh Academy Junior School

 

Cost: £300.00