Saturday & Sunday
September 19 & 20, 2015
8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. both days.
Hyatt Place Hotel
217 North Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Room Reservations or Call
Use Group Code: “AMTA”
Late Registration/After August 19th
$525, AMTA Members, $575, NonMembers
Kinesio Taping® Association International
KT1: Fundamental Concepts & Basic Muscle Applications
(To be taken in conjunction with KTAI approved KT2 course)
The KT1 course is designed to introduce practitioners to the Kinesio Taping® Method. During this eight-hour class, the instructor will introduce Kinesio Taping® concepts, theory, and history, and discuss the four major physiological effects; skin, muscle, circulatory/lymphatic, and joint. During lab sessions, attendees will have ample time to practice Assessment Tests approved for the enhancement of their Kinesio Taping® skills and muscle applications for both upper and lower body. Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to discuss and apply the Kinesio Taping® Method to relax overuse syndromes, stimulate weak muscles, and decrease pain and swelling.
KT2: Advanced Concepts & Corrective Techniques
The KT2 course builds on material learned in KT1. During this eight-hour class, the instructor will introduce the 6 Corrective Techniques (Mechanical, Functional, Space, Fascia, Ligament/Tendon, and Lymphatic) and discuss their application in a variety of clinical conditions. During lab sessions, attendees will have ample time to practice applying these techniques to a variety of upper and lower body conditions. Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to discuss and apply the Kinesio Taping® Method to orthopedic and neurological conditions.
*Kinesio Tape® and workbook are included in the registration fee.
*Attendees should bring scissors and a yoga mat or beach towel.
*Attendees should dress to allow access to the neck, back, shoulders, arms and legs.
*Course is limited to 24 students.
Cancellation PolicyAll cancellations must be submitted in writing to AMTA-IL. Fees are charged according to the following timeline:$50 – Any request postmarked at least 14 days before the event.$75 – Any request postmarked less than 14, but more than 7 days before the event.Cancellation requests postmarked less than 7 days before the event, are not eligible for a refund.
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