Courses

Professional development courses for manual therapists including Sports Therapists, Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors etc.

Dates for 2021

If you have any questions with regards to any of the courses below please feel free to contact us.

You can secure your place on any of the courses by either paying for the course in full or by paying the deposit (please note that if you pay the deposit you must pay the outstanding amount before the early bird, otherwise you may have to pay the full amount). 

 

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Currently most of our courses are located at the London School of Osteopathy, which is only 5-10 minute walk from Tower Bridge with easy access to local transport and services. We also host courses at other locations. Please checkout our courses and see if there is one near you, if there isn’t please contact us about organisning a course near you.

‘Great course. Have done previous courses with Danny and Ben and courses are always at a high standard, very practical and I always feel confident enough to put into practice the skills I learnt the following day in clinic ‘

Courses

Dry Needling/Medical Acupuncture for Manual Therapists

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th October 2021
@ London School of Osteopathy, Grange Road, London

The aim of the course is to make you feel trained, competent and confident to use dry needling/medical acupuncture the next day you are in clinic.

Course will cover the –  

  • Rationale and history of using dry needling
  • Clinical implications
  • Contra-indications and considerations
  • Identify and locating myofasical trigger points
  • The best conditions and symptoms to use dry needling
  • How to combine dry needling into your treatments to develop a comprehensive approach and awareness when to use

Practical application for the following muscles/areas;

  • Sub occipitals
  • Trapezius and Levator Scapulae
  • Supraspinatus, Infraspinatus, Subscapularis, Teres Minor, Deltoids
  • Thoracic and Lumbar Erector Spinae
  • Sacro-iliac joint
  • Gluteus maximus, medius, minimus, Piriformis
  • Triceps, Biceps, Forearm extensors and Flexors
  • Quadriceps, Hamstrings, gastrocnemius and Soleus, Achilles tendon

The course will be a combination of lecturing and demonstrations, but will also be very practical based to help you develop a sound knowledge base and practical skills to use in your clinic.

Free set of acupuncture needles will be given at the end of the course for you to use the following day in practice.

Course cost £290 plus course handbook and pre-read
Early bird £270 (if paid before 16th October 2021)
Student/New Graduates £250

 

Dry Needling / Medical Acupuncture

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Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th October (Half Day) SOLD OUT!!!!!

@ London School of Osteopathy, Grange Road, London

This course is one of the most comprehensive taping courses around, spread over a day and a half this course covers all aspects of strapping and taping. The first day covers sports rigid tape and k-tape, the second half day that covers the use of Active Tape.

Both days cover the understanding and process of taping, and how different tapes have different functions and how taping can be used through the stages of healing, recovery and rehabilitation.

Course covers all the key areas for clinical and sports practitioners. You will leave this workshop training program 100% equipped to deal with any type of injury/pain presentation both at the clinic and sports club level.


THIS COURSE IS ONE OF THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE TAPING COURSES COVERING THE USE OF THREE DIFFERENT TAPING STYLES (SPORTS RIGID TAPING, K-TAPING AND BIOMECHANICAL TAPING)

Plus free tape at the end of the course worth over £30

Course costs £200 1 and half day (12 hours)

Early Bird (if paid before 2nd October 2021)-  £185

Student rate -£175 

Strapping and Taping for Manual Therapists

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th December (Half Day) 

@ London School of Osteopathy, Grange Road, London

This course is one of the most comprehensive taping courses around, spread over a day and a half this course covers all aspects of strapping and taping. The first day covers sports rigid tape and k-tape, the second half day that covers the use of Active Tape.

Both days cover the understanding and process of taping, and how different tapes have different functions and how taping can be used through the stages of healing, recovery and rehabilitation.

Course covers all the key areas for clinical and sports practitioners. You will leave this workshop training program 100% equipped to deal with any type of injury/pain presentation both at the clinic and sports club level.


THIS COURSE IS ONE OF THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE TAPING COURSES COVERING THE USE OF THREE DIFFERENT TAPING STYLES (SPORTS RIGID TAPING, K-TAPING AND BIOMECHANICAL TAPING)

Plus free tape at the end of the course worth over £30

Course costs £200 1 and half day (12 hours)

Early Bird (if paid before 2nd October 2021)-  £185

Student rate -£175 

 

Strapping and Taping Course

Still Technique 

Part 1 Sunday 7th November 2021

Part 2 Sunday 21st November 2021

 @ London School of Osteopathy, Grange Road, London

Still Technique is described as the, “application of the rediscovered techniques of Andrew Taylor Still,” & is a system of osteopathic assessment & manipulative treatment from the USA which aspires to recreate the manipulations of the ‘Old Doctor’.

Part 1

Combining structural & functional osteopathic manual techniques, it is an alternative, or supplement, to high velocity thrust (HVT), when such approaches are inappropriate or ineffective.  It is also applicable to every area of the body & suitable for a wide range of patients.

This 7-hour CPD workshop will introduce the theory & practice of Still Technique, & will focus on the lumbar spine, pelvis & rib 1 areas.

Part 2

This 7-hour CPD workshop builds on the Still Technique Part 1 workshop. Still Technique Part 2 provides an opportunity to revise, practice & refine the techniques introduced in Part 1, & will explore the application of Still Technique to the thorax & cervical spine areas, & to the upper & lower extremities. It will also look at its applied role in the external treatment of the coccyx.

Completion of Still Technique Part 1 is a requirement to undertake Part 2

Course price £280 plus course handbook and pre-read
Early Bird £250 (if paid before 30th October 2021)

      Still Technique

      Spinal (Junction) and Peripheral Manipulation

      Saturday, 20th and Sunday 21st November 2021

      @ London School of Osteopathy, Grange Road, London

      This course is designed for all Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Osteopaths and manual therapists that ALREADY HAS MANIPULATION TRAINING.

      THIS COURSE IS NOT SUITABLE FOR PRACTITIONERS WHO DO NOT HAVE MANIPULATION EXPERIENCE

      Course will cover clinical presentations & contra-indications

      Day 1 Spinal HVT

      Joints covered – Occipital-Atlas, Atlas-Axis, Cervical-Thoracic, Thoracic-Lumbar, Lumbar-Sacral & Sacral-Iliac

      Day 2 Peripheral HVT

      Joints covered – Acrominal-Clavicular, Gleno-Humeral, Elbow, Wrist, Hip, Knee, Foot and Ankle 

      Course can be booked as a single day or two days

      Course Fees   

      £145 for single day (£130 Early Bird paid before 6th November 2021)
      £280 for both days (£250 Early Bird paid before 6th November 2021)

       

      HVT Course Nov 2021

      Please note that we will help as much as possible if you have any issues with gaining insurance to cover the new skills you have learnt on our courses, but it is your responsibility to check with your insurance provider before attending any of the courses.

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      Email: cpdtoday@yahoo.co.uk

       

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