Orthopedic Cupping - Lower Extremity (6 CEUs)

$79.95 $199.95


Course Description

This NAT Diploma course is presented by Dr. Joi Edwards and is suited to therapists with or without experience in cupping.

With 3.5 hours of video tutorials and course texts, the material covers; History and Evolution of Cupping, Safety and How Cupping Works, Theories and Physiology, Cupping Care, Assessment Lab, Cupping Techniques and Application and Specific Injury Application.

Cupping treatment is included for the following conditions;

Plantar fasciitis; Ankle sprain; Patella tendonitis; Knee surgery; Knee ligament strain; ITB syndrome; Hip bursitis; Peroneal tendonitis; Piriformis syndrome; Hamstring strain

Course objectives 

  • Demonstrate the correct way to apply and remove cups during treatment
  • Explain ways to increase suction in case of poor adherence
  • Compare the difference between cupping marks and bruises
  • Identify contraindications and cupping precautions to cupping therapy
  • List the differences between static and dynamic cupping
  • Understand when and why discoloration occurs
  • Explain how cupping therapy affects pathological tissue

What's included?

Course Texts

Fully illustrated Orthopedic Cupping notes

Easy "Quick Reference" format

Video Classes

3.5 Hours Video Classes presented by Dr Joi Edwards.

Watch anytime online on any device (PC, Mac, Tablet, Phone)

Online Exams  and Certification

Online Exam comprising 32 multiple choice questions

NAT Certification

Exam does not need to be completed in any one sitting. You may save your answers as you go along and return to continue at any time.


CEU Accreditations

NAT Credits 40
CE Hours 6
CPE 10



Massage and Manual Therapists, Chiropractors, Physical Therapists, PTA's, Athletic Trainers 

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Orthopedic Cupping - Lower Extremity - NAT Diploma Course includes lifetime access to all online course assets (video classes, course text, exam, certification). All course assets may be accessed online or downloaded to any device.