Course Details:
A 2 Day Workshop in advanced manipulative techniques for:

  • OA, AA Thrust Techniques
  • Cervical Spine Manipulation (C1-C7 / Grade V Techniques)

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate a consolidation of existing knowledge and performance in
    pre-thrust spinal positioning for HVT thrust techniques
  • Demonstrate a consolidation of existing knowledge and performance in
    the use of HVT thrust techniques for the spine, thorax, pelvis and
    peripheral manipulation techniques
  • Describe and demonstrate minimal leverage, long and short lever

OMT Advanced Spinal Manipulation is tailored to meet the needs of participants in addressing frequently encountered problems with the safe and effective delivery of specific HVT thrust techniques, it looks to build your existing knowledge within HVT spinal manipulation and developing and refining your current skill base.
All techniques will be taught with an emphasis on final minor adjustments using minimal force and short and long lever techniques. This bespoke training course has been delivered and taught to therapists worldwide, with the OMT team, training prestigious organisations such as the medical teams at Liverpool FC and Manchester City FC.
OMT Advanced Spinal Manipulation is aimed at therapists with previous experience and relevant qualifications within manipulative therapies, such as Osteopaths, Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Sports Therapists we aim to take your skills up to the next level with this challenging and highly rewarding technique classes.

Course Overviews:
This course is a 2-Day (one weekend) introduction to OMT Advanced Spinal
Review of:

  • Anatomy and Physiology refreshed
  • Cervical artery dissection (VBI) and upper cervical spine instability
    reviewed within best practice
  • Safety, current research, appropriate clinical testing pre manipulation
    Patient screening

Techniques shown but not limited to:

  • Cervical Spine – OA & AA
  • Sacro Iliac Joint – SIJ
  • Gleno – Humeral Joint – G/H
  • Elbow
  • Wrist
  • Hand
  • Foot

Clinical decision making and evidence informed medicine related to the use of HVT thrust techniques.
Benefits of HVT thrust techniques versus non-thrust techniques.
Identification of difficulties experienced in the application of HVT thrust techniques by participants.
Common problems, mistakes and issues within locking a joint, applying HVT to joints.
Patient comfort and positioning for effective technique.
Cervical Spine Manipulation.
Upper Cervical Spine: OA – AA.
Mid cervical and lower cervical spine thrust techniques.
Summary and Discussion

.* Participants have free access to part of the OMT Training video tutorial for one year after the course

Course date 2024

  • 29. – 30.04.2024  Available places
  • 15. – 16.11.2024  Available places

Instructor, one of the following: Giles Gyer, Jimmy Michael, Iain Barrowman, Danny Mace

Where:         Zürich. Spiraldynamik® Akademie , Südstrasse 113,  8008 Zürich

When:          1. Day 09:00 – 16:30
                      2. Day 09:00 – 16:30

Cost:            CHF 700.- (Script and Coffee break included)

Language:  English