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 Lymphatic Drainage
Want to add a highly effective, gentle therapy to your practitioner toolbox?

Already trained in body massage and anatomy, physiology & pathology?

Why not broaden your skill set with this hands-on 1-day diploma course?

The main aim of the Diploma in Lymphatic Drainage Massage is to enable candidates to gain the practical and theoretical skills necessary to provide lymphatic drainage treatments for the purposes of relaxation, stress release and to aid the of reduction of excess fluid.

Lymphatic Drainage is a form of massage that stimulates the lymphatic system with gentle massaging strokes. The light rhythmical massage encourages the lymphatic system to eliminate waste products, excess fluid and bacteria. This helps detoxification and can have a positive effect on body weight and energy levels and clear areas of congestion such as swollen ankles, puffy eyes and swollen legs. It is known to help with post-operative, scar tissue healing, torn ligaments and sprains and promote deep relaxation.


Course content:

  • Learn about the conditions that can be helped by this therapy
  • Practical application of Lymphatic Drainage techniques 
  • How to incorporate the techniques into your existing practice
  • History and Philosophy of Lymphatic Drainage 
  • Benefits & effects of Lymphatic Drainage Massage 
  • Contra-indications 
  • Client consultation & record keeping
  • Client care 
  • Materials, equipment & products 

To achieve the qualification, students are required to complete 5 individual treatments and 3 case studies of 3 treatments each.

NB This diploma does not qualify therapists to work on medical oedema.

Entry Requirement: Level 3 Body Massage qualification and Level3 Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology.

Course duration: 1 Day.

Examination System: Course participants will be continually assessed throughout the day.

Cost: £99.00.

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