ABOUT LYMPHATIC EDUCATION AFRICA

Lymphatic Education Africa is focused on providing learning opportunities to all qualified health care professionals who are interested in learning more about the field of Lymphatic Therapy. We aim to empower individuals through scientific research and evidence based training to make a difference in their clinical practice and patient care.

All classes are taught by the finest and most experienced instructors in the field. Lymphatic Education Africa students receive thorough and rigorous training in the Method of Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT), the therapeutic system regarded as the “Gold Standard” for the treatment of Lymphoedema and oedema conditions by the International Society of Lymphology (ISL) and follow the curriculum as recommended by the International Lymphoedema Framework. Students who complete the certification courses become qualified to treat lymphoedema (both primary and secondary), lipoedema, phlebo-lymphostatic oedema, chronic venous insufficiency, oncology related lymphoedema and post traumatic oedema.

LEA is now offering a 135-hour Lymphoedema Certification Training Course in 2019. The focus of this education will be for healthcare professionals. Please email register@lymphafrica.com if you are interested in learning more about this course or if you are interested in HOSTING your facility as a VENUE. Great for those looking to expand their area of practice and expertise.

LEA offers the ILWTI – which is the international Lymphedema Wound Training Institute Course offered in South Africa. No current course dates scheduled yet for 2019, if you are interested, please email us at register@lymphafrica.com and please visit www.ilwti.com for further course information.

LEA is offering several 2 day Continuing Education Short Courses in South Africa to encompass teaching about all aspects of Lymphoedema Therapy including:

  • Lymphoedema and Compression Workshop for Health Care Professionals
  • Lymphedema Refresher Course for Certified Lymphoedema Therapists to review their skills in CDT including MLD, Bandaging, Skin care, Exercises and learn about emerging products, techniques, procedures & research
  • Basics of Elastic Taping for Oedema and Lymphoedema Conditions
  • Basics of Lymphoedema Therapy Management for Health Care Professionals
  • Basic Intro to Lymphoedema Therapy for Doctors/Surgeons
  • Basic Intro to Lymphoedema Therapy and Compression for Orthotists

PLEASE Email us at register@lymphafrica.com if you are interested in any of the above Short or Long Courses and we will add you to our mailing list. For more detailed information and course dates for 2019, please go to Short Course Information or Lymphoedema Certification Course Information.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL +27 79 8499 258 OR EMAIL US DIRECTLY