Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation Training – NHS

HawkGrips are Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilisation (IASTM) tools used by physiotherapists, occupational therapists and other healthcare professionals for the treatment of scars, fascial restriction and muscular pain.

£2,995.00 + VAT

UK and Ireland

We are offering the opportunity to certify your team in IASTM and provide tools for you to use in your department. This will not only give improved clinical outcomes but also be a big benefit for your team by reducing the strain on their hands.

This package should be £3,600 (plus VAT) but we are now offering this at an introductory offer £2,995 (plus VAT).

What does the package include?
  • 1 day in house training including:
    • Pre reading material / video
    • Hands on training
    • Can be tailored to specific treatment area
    • Exam
    • Level 1 certification
  • Hawkgrips package that includes a Gold Set (7 tools, emollient and casing)
  • Training for up to 12 people

 

 ‘Incorporating this treatment is likely to have a beneficial effect on the outcome for the patient and potentially a cost saving for the Trust in terms of reducing need for follow up and possibly avoiding the need for surgery, either imminently or in the longer term.’

Senior therapist

 

Course Details

This 8 hour course (including post exam) covers the basic skills necessary to safely begin IASTM techniques. In this course, participants will receive hands on instruction in the proper use of IASTM through a lab focused teaching format. The course will address the theory and evidence base for IASTM, proper instrument selection to address body contours and reach target tissues. Prior to the live course, attendees will participate in an online course covering the research and fundamentals of IASTM technique through narrated videos. The course includes watching two videos and taking a short quiz. At the end of the course, attendees will take a 1-hour exam for a certification in Level I: IASTM Fundamental.

 

Who is this for?
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Sports Rehabilitator
  • Sports Therapist
  • Therapy Assistant

The target audience is limited to those who have achieved, or are a student in their final year working towards one or more of the following credentials: Chiropractor, Occupational Therapist, Osteopath, Physiotherapist, Podiatrist, Sports Rehabilitator, Sports Therapist.

 

Key Topics
  • Theoretical background of IASTM as a concept
  • Introduce tools and basic tool selection
  • Practical application of treatment techniques
  • Case study examples

 

What will you gain?
  • CPD hours
  • HawkGrip Practitioner Certification Level 1
  • Techniques to implement in your daily practice

 

Invest in your patients AND clinical team

 

Instructor – Ryan Gordon

HawkGrip IASTM Certified Instructor

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