Manual Lymph Drainage Course

Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course - Bodycraft Wellness

2 Day Class

Manual Lymph Drainage Course Description

Learn how to promote the movement of lymphatic fluid out of the swollen limb(s) using light, effective skin-stretching massage techniques. MLD focuses on the lymph vessels to help your clients "decongest" the affected area and start moving the fluid naturally and back to the heart.

This class is geared specifically for the massage professional who wants to:

  • Provide MLD as their services
  • Understand how to use manual lymphatic drainage effectively
  • Learn from highly skilled instructors and practice MLD hands-on
  • Learn proper pressure, rhythm and rate of manual therapy to enhance lymphatic function
  • Learn how to assess and interview clients
  • Gain informed consent for treatment and,
  • When it is safest to refer the client to a Certified Lymphedema Therapist or refer to a medical practitioner

You will leave the class confident and with very powerful skills in the field of manual lymph drainage.

What to bring:
One set of sheets, face cradle cover, and blanket. Massage tables and water provided.

Instructional Methods:
Hands-on and lecture

16 CE hours for Massage Therapists
NCBTMB #451792-11

Upcoming Classes

None at this time

Presented By

Rock Valley College Massage therapy Program by Bodycraft Wellness
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What Past LMT's Say..


"The director and all of the instructors are very knowledgeable, professional and helpful. They want you to succeed, and are there to guide you every step of the way."


"All of the instructors were helpful and always there to make sure that information was being grasped and then applied correctly"


"This class was amazing. The instructors are very knowledgeable and experienced."


Nationally Approved Course

Don't miss out on our exclusive Manual Lymph Drainage class, designed to enhance your skills and boost your client offerings. Join us for an immersive learning experience led by industry experts.

Common Questions

This class is intended specifically as continuing education for licensed massage therapists who desire to add MLD to their growing list of expertise

Currently all our available CE classes can be found on our Eventbrite page

Class cost is $400 and is a 2 day course usually falling on Saturday and Sunday. For specific times and dates please check above under upcoming classes

This class is NCBTMB approved for 16 CE's

Hotel Recommendations

Need to stay overnight? Refer to your favorite travel website for the best rates. There are plenty of hotels in the area including:

  • Courtyard by Marriott
  • Best Western Legacy Inn
  • Hampton Inn
  • La Quinta

Course Location

Rock Valley College Classroom Building II
3301 North Mulford Road Classroom Building II Rockford, IL 61114

MLD Classes and Training

Discover the powerful benefits of Manual Lymph Drainage and take your practice and modalities to the next level! Limited spots available, so sign up now!