Lymphatic Draining Massage (Post Operative) Course

Embark on a journey of restorative healing with our specialised Lymphatic Drainage Massage Course, meticulously designed for both massage professionals.

This comprehensive program invites you to discover the art of post-operative Lymphatic Drainage Massage, a gentle and targeted technique that promotes healing and accelerates recovery after surgical procedures.

Lymphatic Drainage Massage focuses on enhancing the natural circulation of the lymphatic system, reducing swelling, and supporting the body’s innate healing processes.

Please note that we will cover both post operative and standard Lymphatic Drainage Massage.


Embark on Restorative Healing: Post Operative Lymphatic Drainage Massage Course


About The Lymphatic Drainage Massage Post Operative Course

Cost  £395

Duration  10am – 4pm

Dates March 1st & 26th, April 19th

Prerequisites VTCT/ITEC or equivalent including Anatomy & Physiology. If in any doubt, please contact us.

More About The Post Operative Lymphatic Drainage Massage Course


You will carry out a full body routine at the end of the course, which will be assessed by your tutor. On successful completion of this, your Lymphatic Drainage Massage course certificate will be awarded to you.


Accreditation & Insurance

You will be covered by student insurance for training on-site, but please check with your insurers that they will cover this Post Operative Lymphatic Drainage Massage course on your policy.


The Benefits Of Lymphatic Drainage Massage For Your Clients

Accelerated Healing: Immerse your clients in a tailored massage experience that accelerates the post-operative healing process, supporting the body’s natural recovery mechanisms.

Reduced Swelling: Targeted lymphatic drainage techniques effectively reduce swelling and inflammation, providing comfort and promoting a smoother recovery.

Enhanced Immune Function: Stimulate the lymphatic system to enhance immune function, aiding in the removal of toxins and supporting overall health during the recovery period.

Pain Alleviation: Experience gentle pain alleviation as lymphatic drainage massage promotes improved circulation and reduces discomfort associated with surgical procedures.

Scar Tissue Management: Skillfully manage scar tissue by promoting proper lymphatic flow, contributing to more aesthetically pleasing and functional healing.

Holistic Well-being: Beyond physical recovery, lymphatic drainage massage fosters holistic well-being by promoting relaxation and reducing stress during the post-operative period.




What You Will Learn

You will be practicing on each other during the course, so you will be able to experience the techniques and pressure.

– The theory and history of Post Operative Lymphatic Drainage Massage

– Benefits and effects

– Contraindications and contra-actions

– Health and safety

– Step by step treatment for a full body routine

– How to shorten and lengthen a routine to benefit your client

– How to market Lymphatic Drainage Massage


What You Will Need To Bring On The Day


  • Pen and notebook 
  • Laptop or iPad
  • Phone (on silent during teaching hours)


  • To wear loose, comfortable clothing
  • Flat, closed toe shoes
  • Short, clean nails
  • Long hair tied back 


  • Snacks and lunch (the training studio is in the town centre so there are plenty of options)

What Is Provided On Your Lymphatic Drainage Massage Post Operative Course

Your course cost covers everything you need on the day, including;


  • Full comprehensive training manual
  • Fully equipped training room with everything you need to carry out a complete treatment
  • Details of where to purchase equipment you may need
  • Water and hot drinks throughout the day
  • Spa headband

On-Going Support

Feeling supported is imperitive to us. On completion of your Hot Stone Massage course, on-going support will be offered to you via email and WhatsApp.

You will always be encouraged to make connections with other students, who can offer friendship and community to you throughout your career.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing The National Massage Academy means selecting a partner who is not only experienced and knowledgeable but also deeply committed to your well-being and growth as a professional massage therapist.

Our approach is rooted in genuine care and personalised attention, ensuring that every student receives the highest standard of service.

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