For more than 15 years THYSOL has been running kinesiology taping courses all over the world under our trademark MTC®. Most of the MTC® courses are independent locally accredited courses offered to medical professionals. Our MTC® team of instructors works closely together gathering up-to-date information globally to ensure our courses present therapists with the latest medical development related information available. In most countries globally CureTape® is available to therapists and patients alike where local MTC® instructors run instructional courses.
MTC® kinesiology taping courses for qualified therapists
To participate in a MTC® kinesiology tape course you must be a qualified professional in a medically related field; i.e., nurse, occupational therapist, physiotherapist, veterinarian, massage therapist etc. Unfortunately MTC® are not open to the general public. We believe that the welfare of the patient is omnipotent therefore proper application of that our products means educating medical professionals in all of the contra-indications and benefits of using CureTape®.
The kinesiology taping course: Introduction (MTC-1) is an introduction to the basic techniques in the application of neuromuscular taping. A number of common pathologies and disorders seen by physiotherapists, sport trainers, allied health professionals and medical personnel are addressed. The main focus of the course is on rehabilitation of sports injuries.
The Flossing & Cupping course aims to demonstrate safe and effective use of silicone cupping sets and floss bands, relevant to treating the fascia. Cupping is a treatment using silicone cups to suction and lift the skin and fascial layers. Flossing is a treatment of the joints and surrounding tissues using elasticated floss bands to compress the tissues.
Kinesiology taping course: Advanced
The kinesiology taping course: advanced (MTC-2) is for those allied health professional and medical personnel that have completed the specialist MTC-1 course in neuromuscular taping and have knowledge of the basic techniques. This course introduces new techniques for more complex conditions as well as for specific injuries. The course includes a more detailed review of the use of Crosslinq® patches and Curetape Punch ®. This course is open to physiotherapists, sports trainers and medical personnel who have previously completed a 15 hour course in neuromuscular taping.
Athletic & sports taping course
The athletic & sports taping course (MTC-application techniques for athletic/sports injuries) focuses on applications designed to accelerate the rehabilitation process for those patients or athletes who have suffered sports related injuries. This course is open to physiotherapists, sports trainers and medical personnel who have previously completed a 15 hour course in neuromuscular taping.
Kinesiology taping course: Lymphatic drainage
The Lymphatic kinesiology taping course (MTC-Lymphatic Drainage Course) is for those physiotherapists and medical personnel who have a basic knowledge of the lymphatic drainage technique. The course is designed to demonstrate applications which can accelerate the lymphatic drainage hence a basic knowledge of lymphatic drainage is required.
The paediatric taping course is designed to instruct therapists and medical personnel in the practical applications and taping techniques MTC® for specific paediatric disorders. Taping techniques for children of all ages will be discussed with specific dvd’s various paediatric conditions being presented. The course is intended for those that work with children (neurological and MSK based case load).
Kinesiology taping course for neurological disorders
The Neurology Kinesiology Taping Course is designed for the allied health professional and medical personnel working with neurological patients of all ages. The practical applications and specific taping techniques MTC® for both adults and children suffering from neurological disorders will be presented. The course is intended for those that work with patients with neurological disorders.
Customized kinesiology taping course
Any custom-made kinesiology taping course (MTC-I) will always include the basic principles and basic taping techniques focusing on a specific patient load. Please enquire if you have specific areas you need covered as we have conducted a number of ‘purpose built’ courses in the past.
“10 years ago most of the therapists thought Medical Taping was a hype. In the meanwhile it became a globally acknowledged & used physio technique. It is an additional and must have treatment method that fits perfectly in every physio professional’s toolkit. I am looking forward to meet you at one of our courses!”
Christina Peter -International kinesiology taping instructor
The equine taping course is a continuation of the basic MTC® course for taping horses and therefore available only to participants who have already completed the first course with MTC®. During this course practical application will be demonstrated on horses. The clinical cases addressed are for all audiences and will site most common ailments presenting at a veterinary practice.
Canine kinesiology taping course
The canine taping course is a continuation of the basic MTC® course for taping canines and is only available to participants who have already completed the first course with MTC®. Practical application during the course on canines will beform the basic tuition during this course. The clinical cases addressed are for all audiences and will site most common ailments presenting at a veterinary practice.