Choosing to study osteopathy at BCOM means you will always have face to face teaching as part of your Master’s degree. As an allied health professional, osteopaths have been able to continue to see and treat patients throughout the pandemic.
Our clinical tutor Tom Hewetson will be running a highly practical course on Sunday 1st March at BCOM (Lief House, 120-122 Finchley Road NW3 5HR). This course will provide you with the unique opportunity to:
– gain an understanding of the reasons why tape is used
– gain the ability to differentiate between different types of tape, when and why one tape is used over another.
– understand the use of taping supplies (adjuncts to taping such as scissors, adhesives, tape remover etc.)
– practice a number of K-taping techniques on a variety of body areas
The timings of the course is as follows:
09.00 – 09.30 Registration
09.30 – 11.00 Introduction to Taping as a Clinical Adjunct: demonstration of different types of tape and techniques
11.00 – 11.15 Tea
11.15 – 13.00 Taping the back and neck: Acute low back / Sciatica / Trigger Points / Muscle pain / Neck
13.00 – 13.45 Lunch
13.45 – 15.15 Taping the upper limb: Shoulder / Elbow
15.15 – 15.30 Tea
15.30 – 17.00 Taping the lower limb: Knee / Hamstrings / Achilles and calf
The cost of the course is £140 for non students and £100 for students (this includes tea, coffee and biscuits but not lunch).
Please complete the registration form CPD K-TAPING AS A CLINICAL ADJUNCT REGISTRATION FORM and email to email@example.com. Please indicate your preferred method of payment i.e. cash, credit card or bank transfer.
Please note we cannot accept anymore than 40 delegates on this course.