This expert level 6-day certification course provides instruction on advanced topics of Lymphedema Management, including Head and Neck Lymphedema (HNL), Axillary Web Syndrome (AWS), difficult patient case studies, advanced bandaging techniques, compression pumps, postoperative and postradiation intervention techniques, circulatory and integumentary systems, wound assessment, wound care and more. This certification course consists of three 2-day sections: ACOLS Advanced Lymphedema Management course, ACOLS Management of Lymphedema of the Head and Neck course and our new ACOLS Fundamentals of Wound Care course.
Alumni students who have already completed the ACOLS Advanced Lymphedema Management course and/or ACOLS Management of Lymphedema of the Head and Neck course can receive credit and only take the sections they have missed to qualify for the new Advanced Lymphedema Management (ALM) designation.
The course will be taught by ACOLS instructors who are licensed physical therapists certified in wound care. The course is open to Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT) certified PTs or OTs only. Must be previously CLT certified through either the Academy of Lymphatic Studies, the Norton School, Klose School or LANA.
This 6-day advanced course is open to Certified Lymphedema Therapists (CLT's). All participants need to show proof of completion of a CDT certification program from one of the recognized schools.
The tuition for the Advanced Lymphedema Management (ALM) Certification course is $1300.00. A minimum deposit of $500.00 is required at the time of registration and will secure your spot in the course. The balance of the tuition is due thirty (30) days prior to the first day of class. Students who have already taken ACOLS Advanced Lymphedema Management 2 day course and/or ACOLS Lymphedema of the Head & Neck course (HLN) can receive partial credit for tuition and only complete the missing section(s) to receive ALM certification.
We offer an early registration discount of 10% if registered 60 days or more in advance. Financing options and payment plans are available if needed.
This course is 6-days in length (50 contact hours). The classroom hours are 8:00am – 6:30pm. There will be approximately one hour for lunch every day
This course is 50 Contact Hours. CEU's are available. Each state and profession is different, so please contact our Admissions Department for more detailed information regarding CEU approvals. Academy of Lymphatic Studies is an approved provider for the AOTA, NCBTMB and various state professional boards. Please call for details.
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Direct contact during our certification courses, small groups, highly trained and certified instructors with many years of experience in education and treatment, as well as up-to-date teaching technologies assure a maximum learning experience for participants in our programs.Learn More
Our founder, Joachim Zuther, has remained an integral part of our course development and ensuring the future education of lymphedema treatment is at the forefront of scientific discoveries.Learn More
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