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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

Course information                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Casley-Smith courses in University of  Glasgow are offered as part of a year long academic course with attendance in person required 3 times per year. For 2018 - 2019 these will be between September 1st 2018 and June 2019.
Those interested should use the contact information below for cost, admission requirements and attendance dates.

Accredited courses                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Graduate Diploma (Core Skills through to Specialist);  Graduate Certificate and the Postgraduate Certificate (Specialist and Advanced Lymphoedema Programme)

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

0141 330 2972


Melanie Thomas & Cheryl Pike

Course information
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. Tuesday 7th. May to Thursday 9th. May 2019                                                                                                                                                                          Part Two; Lower Limb. Monday 8th. July to Wednesday 10th. July 2019                                                                                                                                                                          Part Three; Assessment, Head & Neck/Genital Oedema. Monday 9th. to Tuesday 10th. September 2019                         


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University of Worcester

Anita Hobday & Sue Desborough

Course information
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.

01905 855365

North and North East: University of Teesside

Jeanne Everett

Course information: (Courses Accredited with the University of Teesside)

1. Teesside Hospice/Teesside University courses coming up are:

Lymphoedema Practical Skills, 4 day theory + 4 days clinical practice. Commences 29th and 30th. April. 2019 (Additional dates TBC…Please contact Jeanne Everett for further information and other enquiries)

Lymphoedema Specialist Skills, 10 day course (20 Level 7 credits): commences in the Autumn; 2019

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