Taping and Strapping

Learn the principles and techniques of taping and strapping for use in sports injury management
This one day workshop is designed for sports massage practitioners, sports therapists, remedial instructors, coaches and others working in the sports environment.

The workshop will enable students to understand the principles of taping and strapping for use in sports injury management and covers the safe application of supportive and rigid taping techniques.

Please note: this workshop does not include kinesiotaping.

Course Details

Taping and Strapping Course Information

The course covers:

  • Taping for joint stability on all major joints – ankle, knee, shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand
  • Taping for injury support during the rehabilitation phase
  • Acute injury management utilising compression
  • Management of specific problems such as ligament injuries, joint sprains, plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis and patellofemoral pain

Students will receive:

  • A First Aid/Care bag to take home containing tapes and tape scissors
  • A handbook of the full range of taping techniques covered
  • A Certificate of Attendance

 

Who is the course for?

The course is designed for sports massage practitioners, sports therapists, remedial instructors, coaches and others working in the sports environment.

You’ll learn the safe application of supportive and rigid taping techniques which you will find useful when working in sport at any level.

Entry Requirements:

Although there are no entry requirements, some knowledge of joint function and anatomy would be beneficial

Course Price

£135

Next Course Dates

Course Dates

Course CodeDateFeeVenue
TS3717 November 2019 (10am - 5pm)£135Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane, Oxford
TS3815 March 2020 (10am - 5pm)£135Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane, Oxford
TS3912 July 2020 (10am - 5pm)£135Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane, Oxford

What to expect on the course

Experienced tutors

Small student groups

Lots of hands on practice

Tel: 01280 812340 or 07590 047076
 
 
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Office Address:
Oxford School of Sports Massage
Rutland House
22 Chandos Road
Buckingham
MK18 1AH 

 

Teaching Venue:
Oxford Academy
Sandy Lane West
Oxford
OX4 6JZ