Course Descriptions

Both of these courses are required to achieve Certified Kinesiotaping Practitioner (CKTP) status.

Kinesio Taping Assessments, Fundamental Concepts & Techniques
This 2 day course designed to introduce participants to the science, assessment and application techniques of the Kinesio Taping® Method. On Day One begins with Lecture Tutorials of the history, science and theory of stimulus transmission through skin and resulting therapeutic benefit across efferent and afferent systems is reviewed. Corrections for Epidermis, Dermis, Fascia, Space, and Muscle in case study format are presented. Lecture and demonstration by the instructor, then participants perform the Manual Assessments and Movement Assessments. Discussion of the assessment flow charts to determine correct applications and general progression of treatment clinically. 


Day Two continues with instruction and demonstration of assessment and taping procedures for the Mechanical, Tendon, Ligament and Circulatory/Lymphatic Corrections in case study format. Time is allotted for questions and discussion of the assessment flow charts to determine correct applications and general progression of treatment clinically. Participants will receive a full color Kinesio Taping® Workbook and a 60-day access code to the KTAI database.


November 3 & 4, 2018

Advanced Energy Therapeutics

1976 N. Kolb Road

Tucson, AZ  85715

Cost $369  Registration is closed. To be placed on the waiting list, please fill out the contact form below.



Kinesio Taping Advanced Techniques and Clinical Reasoning
This course offers a brief review of the basic taping and assessment concepts learned in the first 2 day course. Advanced taping techniques and assessments are presented as Lecture Tutorials to introduce step by step applications for chronic edema, scar and fascial management, nerve taping as well as acute and chronic pain management. Participants will be offered ample lab time to practice each advanced technique guided by the Assessment Flowchart for clinical decision making. Case studies are presented for designing a clinically relevant application within a treatment program guided by the instructor. Case studies are then introduced for small groups of students to practice the variety of assessment techniques and advanced taping applications.


December 8, 2018

Advanced Energy Therapeutics

1976 N. Kolb Road

Tucson, AZ  85715

Cost $179  Registration is closed. To be placed on the waiting list, please fill out the contact form below.