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Training courses in Casley Smith method of Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Casley Smith Exercises and Multi-Layer Lymphoedema Bandaging. Fees and dates vary, please contact your chosen centre for details.
University of Glasgow
Rhian Noble-Jones, Yolande Borthwick & Margaret Sneddon
The Casley-Smith courses in University of Glasgow are offered as part of a year long academic course (Managing Complex Lymphoedema) with attendance in person required on various dates. For the academic year 2019 to 2020 these will be between September 9th to 13th and November 5th to 8th 2019
Those interested should use the contact information below for cost, admission requirements and confirmation of attendance dates.
Accredited courses Graduate Diploma (Core Skills through to Specialist); Graduate Certificate and the Postgraduate Certificate (Specialist and Advanced Lymphoedema Programme)
Dowload PDF (which includes full information about four accredited Lymphoedema management courses - the Casley-Smith MLD module is included in course three): Teaching Timetable and Learning Outcomes for courses under Graduate Certificate/Diploma in Specialist Lymphoedema Management
Non-academic or academic route
The full programme is available to pursue as ‘CPD with Casley-Smith Certification’ without academic credit if preferred. However length of study and costs are the same as the accredited courses.
University of Glasgow website (Specialist Lymphoedema Management - see FAQs for entry requirements)
0141 330 2972
Melanie Thomas, Cheryl Pike & Rhian Noble-Jones
Accredited and non-accredited courses are available at all levels...please contact for further information
Casley-Smith MLD Foundation Level - Cimla. (Accreddited with Agored Cymru)
Advanced knowledge and skills for healthcare professionals - and band 4 staff working under supervision of a lymphoedema therapist - in the management of complex lymphoedema.
Part One; Upper Limb. Monday 11th. May to Wednesday 13th. May 2020
Part Two; Lower Limb. Monday 6th. July to Wednesday 8th. July 2020
Part Three; Assessment, Head & Neck/Genital Oedema. Wednesday 9th. to Thursday 10th. September 2020
Cheryl.E.Pike@wales.nhs.uk or Lymphoedema.Network.Wales@wales.nhs.uk
University of Worcester
Anita Hobday & Sue Desborough
Essentials for caring for patients with lymphoedema and chronic oedema.
Negotiated learning for MLA accreditation, level 6 or 7.
There is the possibility of delivering a course in other locations providing there are enough student numbers for a course to run.
North and North East: University of Teesside
Jeanne Everett (Specialist Lymphoedema Nurse MLA)
LYMPHOEDEMA ADVANCED MANAGEMENT: CASLEY-SMITH
St. Teresa’s Hospice. The Woodlands. 91, Darlington Road, Darlington. DL3 7UA
Day 1: Theory Friday November 15th. 2019
Days 3 - 5 : MLD for Upper Limb: Wednesday November 27th. to Friday November 29th. 2019
Days 5 - 7: MLD for Lower Limb: Wednesday December 18th. to Friday December 20th. 2019
Days 8 - 10: Revision and Assessment: TBA during January 2020
South East (Hertfordshire)
Melanie McCann, Cheryl Pike & Jeanne Everett
We are pleased to announce a new venue in Hertfordshire for delivering training in Casley-Smith MLD.
Bull Pain Clinic, Hertford. (For further information and flyer click here)
Part 1: Upper Limb. Monday 6th. April to Wednesday 8th. April 2020
Part 2: Lower Limb. Monday 11th. May to Wednesday 13th. May 2020
Part 3: Assessment + Managing Genital and Head & Neck . Monday 22nd. June to Wednesday 23rd. June 2020