Lymphedema Certification and Online Education

Lymphedema Certification

Lymphedema Certification

Klose Training continues to innovate without compromising the quality of its lymphedema certification. Our recently updated course program consists of 135-hour (75 hours online + 60 hours live) lymphedema education.

Course Description

Upper extremity lymphedema before and after CDT
This engaging 135-hour course teaches you the skills and knowledge necessary to safely and effectively treat patients with lymphedema using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT). You will learn Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD), compression bandaging, skin care, and patient-appropriate exercises. At the conclusion of the course, you will be certified in Lymphedema Therapy (CLT) and can immediately start working with patients.

Lower extremity lymphedema before and after CDT
The course begins with a 75-hour online Home-Study Module that can be completed at your own pace anywhere you have access to the internet. This Module is followed by 60 hours of classroom (lab) instruction over 6 1/2 days.

Educational Level: Introductory/Intermediate
Instructional Method: Online home-study followed by hands-on lab, lectures, case studies, and live demonstrations.
AOTA Classifications: OT Process: Evaluation, Intervention, and Outcomes

Klose Training is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. AOTA Provider #6530. This online course is offered at 135 CEUs, educational level is introductory/intermediate. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

About Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT)

Home-Study Module

Classroom (Lab)

Course Objectives

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Student Agreement

Certificate/Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)

LANA Eligibility?

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