Frequently asked questions

What are the course fees?

Course fees may vary slightly by location, read more about Course fees here Individual courses are shown on the Course calendar

How do I register for a course?

  1. Register as a Therpist student with Moving Lymph by filling out the Registration form and providing a copy of your eligible qualification.
  2. Select your Course locaiotn on the Course Calendar.
  3. Select the levels you are enrolling it and pay.
Please read the Moving Lymph Ts & Cs and Cancellation Policy before making your purchase.

What are the pre-requisites for the courses?

For the Dr Vodder Certificates in Applied MLD and MLD and CDT you will need

  • An AQF or NZQF level 5 Diploma or higher in any bnody work modality
  • View a list of common eliglbe qualifications here.
  • If you don't see your qualifiication listed please email for an indivual assessment.
For the Dr Vodder Advanced Aesthetican Certifiate'you will need
  • A Diploma in Beauty Therapy or Aromatherapy
  • View a list of common eligible qualifications here.
Students enrolled in a suitable undergraduate course may study the Dr Vodder courses concurrently. for the certificate in MTC Lymph Taping you will need
  • Therapist listing on the ALA NLPR or
  • Therapist listing on the Dr Vodder webiste or
  • Provide a copy of your lymphatic qualification or
  • Provide a resume outlining your experince in lympoedema management

What course materials are supplied?

Certificate in Applied MLD

  • access to the online theory module
  • access to the online practical videos
  • printed instruction for the techniques and sequences
Certificate in MLD & CDT
  • access to the online theory module
  • access to the online practical viodeos
  • printed instructions for the techniques and sequences
  • multilayer bandaging materials
Textbooks are required reading but people often already have them so are not automatically included. read more about course materilas here. Certificate in MTC Lymph Taping
  • enough CureTape to complete all the classroom exercises
  • CureTape scissors
  • printed workbook
  • PDF of the taping applications

Are the Dr Vodder courses recognised by the ALA?

The Dr Vodder Certificate in MLD & CDT (Levels 1 & 3) meet the post graduate requirements for the ALA Accredited Lymphoedema Practitioner Program (ALPP). Please note the ALA also have other undergraduate, insurance and ongoing education requirements and not all therapists eligible for entry to Dr Vodder Courses will be eligible for the ALA ALPP. Please see for more information.

Where can I buy the recommended textbooks

Dr Vodder's MLD, A Practical Guide. 2nd Ed Wittlinger 2018

  • e-version from Google Play
  • hard copy also gives access to the e-version
Lymphedema Diagnsios and Therapy. 4th Ed Weisleder & Schuchhardt
  • hard copy only
Hard-copy texts are available from several online book sellers including

What if I have to cancel my registration?

You can read the full Moving Lymph Registration Terms and Conditions and Cancellation Policy here.