Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage Course

Our Manual Lymphatic Drainage course will teach you how to stretch and massage the body in order to promote the clearing and re-absorption of lymphatic fluids within the body. MLD is a gentle massage that has an incredibly therapeutic effect on the body.

During the Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage course you will learn the following –

  • Health, safety and hygiene methods of practice
  • Anatomy and physiology: structure of the skin, skeletal and muscular structure of the body
  • Skin diseases and disorders
  • Skin types and PH balance
  • Equipment, implements and products
  • Preparation of room and client
  • Contra-indications
  • Contra-actions
  • Client Consultations and Record Cards
  • Benefits & effects of Lymphatic Drainage
  • Massage sequence & movement
  • Massage mediums
  • Practical tuition to perform with confidence
  • Client aftercare advice
  • Behind The Mask – How to spot signs of domestic abuse and how you can help (optional)

Our tutors are always on hand after your course to support and guide you with any help you need, we also offer FREE refresher courses for any students who wish to practice their new skills.

Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course Information

  • PPE will be provided on arrival
  • Refreshments will be provided
  • All students will receive a training manual prior to their course, please ensure you can access your manual on your phone or an iPad during your training
  • You will be practicing on other students and vice versa to ensure you get the feel for all aspects of the treatment
  • Please wear dark or black clothes, sensible flat shoes and hair tied back
  • Qualification: Certificate of Diploma
  • Certificates will be awarded to students at the end of the course providing they have competently demonstrated the required skills and knowledge, any students who are not yet ready will be discreetly asked to return for further training free of charge
  • All courses have insurance approved accreditation to enable you to obtain the necessary public liability insurance required to perform Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage on your clients
  • Students who participate in Behind the Mask training will receive their certificate via email within 2 weeks
  • Upon booking a place on this course you will receive a confirmation email, if you do not receive an email please contact us
  • The price of this course includes a non-refundable booking fee of £50
  • If you select the option to pay in full but change your mind at a later date the booking fee of £50 is non-refundable
  • If you select the option to secure your space with a deposit this will cover your booking fee. You will then receive an invoice via email for the remaining balance 3 weeks before your course, this does not need to be paid until 2 weeks before your course starts.

Level – Experienced

Prerequisites – Qualification in Massage

Please read our T&Cs before booking