Lymphoedema Certification Course (Klose Training) - Belfast 18-28th October 2017

Event date: 
18 Oct 2017 to 28 Oct 2017
HSC Clinical Education Centre
Type of event: 


To enable the delegate to become competent in the assessment and management of lymphoedema (and associated conditions)

Learning Outcomes:

  •   The delegate will gain a thorough understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system and understand the impact of lymphatic damage/insufficiency on the body
  •   The delegate will be competent at completing a holistic lymphoedema assessment, understanding and analysing differential diagnosis and therapy contraindications
  •   The delegate will be able to provide the most suitable management for each patient from simple to complex presentations whilst understanding the individual impact on the patient and their carers
  •   The delegate will understand the public health impact of, and role required for, activity and weigh management, and requirement to liaise with other members of the Multi-professional Team
  •   The delegate will understand the value of risk reduction education for those deemed as ‘at risk’ of developing lymphoedema and be aware of strategies to combat