Introduction to Functional Taping

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Program Information

The concept focused in this course is for the joint to maintain as much normal function as possible during the recovery and rehab phase.  This concept can also be used for the athlete who wants to continue to participate in a sport and needs to maintain their function but at the same time have protection from injury/re-injury.

  • Introduction of light elastic tape: history, theory
  • Concepts of Light Elastic Therapeutic Tape
  • Qualities of Light Elastic Therapeutic Tape that make it different from others
  • Benefits of Light Elastic Therapeutic Tape
  • Variety of purposes & uses
  • Differences between Light Elastic Therapeutic Tape
  • Introduction to taping accessories
  • Skin preparation
  • Handling Skills
  • Functional Taping protocols from shoulder to ankle and all points in between

This class will give you a real-world approach  and practical hands-on tools necessary to incorporate taping techniques into your practice. The concepts apply for both the athlete who wants to continue to participate in a sport or for the everyday patient who needs to maintain their function, but at the same time have protection from injury/re-injury.

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Class Hours

Saturday 8am-5pm
Sunday 8am-12pm

TUITION PER WEEKEND MODULE: (Pricing here reflects payment in full more than 3 weeks prior to the event date. Pricing on the Registration portal will show dollar amount before the applicable discount is applied at check out or by promo code entry. Discounts cannot be combined)

DC: Prepaid more than 3 weeks in advance $350 (price reflects the early discount)

Discounts available for current chiropractic students* and Parker University Alumni - see Discount block below for details.

*students must be TRI 5 and up to attend

12 hours per weekend submitted, pending state approval (Course not submitted to all states - please check the States Approvals list to verify your state's status.)

Class start date is dependent on pre-enrollment numbers

Discounts

Discounts available for:
  • Parker University Graduates - contact the Parker Alumni office for more information on discounts and discount code 214.902.2433
  • Current students - contact the Continuing Education office for discount code (must provide student ID information)
Date range discounts (Early and Advanced) will be reflected at Check Out in the Registration process.

Discounts cannot be combined.

State Approvals

State Approval Status
Alabama Application not submitted.
Alaska
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Arizona Application not submitted.
Arkansas Board Approved.
California Application not submitted.
Colorado No application required. See note.
Connecticut No application required. See note.
Delaware No application required. See note.
District of Columbia No application required. See note.
Florida Board Approved.
Georgia No application required. See note.
Hawaii Application not submitted.
Idaho No application required. See note.
Illinois No application required. See note.
Indiana No application required. See note.
Iowa No application required. See note.
Kansas
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Kentucky Application not submitted.
Louisiana Pending
Maine
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Maryland No application required. See note.
Massachusetts
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Michigan No application required. See note.
Minnesota
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Missouri Board Approved.
Montana No application required. See note.
Nebraska No application required. See note.
Nevada
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
New Hampshire Application not submitted.
New Jersey
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
New Mexico Application not submitted.
New York Application not submitted.
North Carolina
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
North Dakota
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Ohio No application required. See note.
Oklahoma Application not submitted.
Oregon No application required. See notes.
Pennsylvania Application not submitted.
Rhode Island No application required. See note.
South Carolina No application required. See note.
South Dakota
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Tennessee
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Texas Board Approved.
Utah No application required. See note.
Vermont No application required. See note.
Virginia No application required. See note.
Washington No application required. See note.
West Virginia Application not submitted.
Wisconsin Application not submitted.
Wyoming No application required. See note.
Ontario No application required. See note.
Quebec No application required. See note.
British Columbia No application required. See note.
Alberta Application not submitted.
Manitoba No application required. See note.
Saskatchewan Application not submitted.
Nova Scotia
PACE Approved
PACE Approved: If subject/format is accepted by state board statutes, rules, or regulations.
Newfoundland and Labrador Application not submitted.
Prince Edward Island No application required. See note.
Northwest Territories Application not submitted.
Yukon No application required. See note.
Nunavut Application not submitted.