Kinesio Taping in Canada offers Kinesio Taping Method training through Canadian Certified Kinesio Taping Instructors. In addition, we are a Canadian Kinesio Tape product distributor.
Kinesio Taping is a therapeutic and sports taping breakthrough that stands ahead of all other therapeutic and sports taping methods. This site provides information on Kinesio Taping Certification (seminars), the Kinesio Taping method, and Kinesio Tape products. This site is for health professionals, athletes, and consumers in Canada.
Our Kinesio Taping course curriculum reflects 25 years of educational seminars, symposiums, forums and professional sharing among tens of thousands of professionals.
The KT1 course is designed to teach the fundamental concepts of the Kinesio Taping Method as well as the unique qualities of Kinesio Tex Tape and its uses related to human anatomy. During lab sessions, attendees will practice muscle and fascia applications for both upper and lower body, and will be taught how to relax overuse syndromes, stimulate weak muscles, and decrease pain and swelling. In addition, attendees will receive a full-colour Kinesio Taping KT1 & KT2 Workbook and a 60-day membership to the Kinesio Taping database to augment their training.
The KT2 advanced concepts and corrective technique course builds on material leaned in KT1. The instructor will teach six Corrective Technique (Mechanical, Functional, Space, Fascia, Ligament/Tendon, and Lymphatic) Applications for the treatment of a variety of clinical conditions and dysfunctions related to the spine and upper/lower extremities. Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to perform Kinesio Taping Method techniques and clinical applications for the treatment of pain, spasm, swelling, weakness, joint mobility and stability related to orthopedic & neurological conditions. Our curriculum reflects 25 years of educational seminars, symposiums, forums and professional sharing among tens of thousands of professionals.
KT3 teaches the Advanced Whole Body Applications and Clinical Concepts of the Kinesio Taping Method.
The course combines the Kinesio Taping Method foundation concepts of KT1 & KT2 with advanced clinical concepts (EDF taping, scar tissue management, manual fascial glide etc). The course provides lab time for attendees to practice their skills on the new concepts through a variety of clinical applications. The KT3 course is designed to allow the Instructor to cater specific clinical applications to address specific professions.
Upon completion of the KT3 course and prerequisite KT1 & KT2 seminar, attendees will be eligible to request and take the exam to become a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP) if they desire.