Lower Extremity

Triggerpoints Release Methode

Trigger Points realese methodes of the hip and leg region.

Theme: Myofascial influence in sport and wellness.


After being informed about the basics of Triggerpoint therapy, in this part of the Triggerpoint sequenceof, we wil focus on the treatmenton the phenomenon of Myofascial Trigger Points (MPT) in the neck-, schoulder/arm region.

Target groups: sports and wellness massage therapists with a recognized diploma and least 1 year of demonstrable experience in sports and/or wellness.

Entry level: To participate in this course, you require;

  • A recognized sports and wellness massage therapists diploma and least 1 year of demonstrable experience in sports and/or wellness
  • Certificate of the course "introduction in the triggerpoint realese methode"
  • Sufficient knowledge of anatomy and functions of the muscular system.
  • Sufficient knowledge of Muscular physiology.

Client population: Clients with recurring complaints in the neck and shoulder/arm region


After the course, the participant;

  • is able to diagnose, treat and evaluate trigger points of the hip and leg region in a methodical way.
  • is able to construct, result-oriented exercises and self-treatment possibilities to influence trigger points as selfcare.

Study load: 12 hours.

Number of contact hours: 8 hours

Number of selfstudy hours: 4 hours

Number of contact days:

  • 2 meetings of 4 hours for the workshops,

PhysEducation Certificate:: Yes.

Accreditation: Applied for at NGS(Netherlands) in combiunation withj an exam

Compulsory literature (included in the course price):

“The concise book of trigger points”, Book written by Simeon Niel-Asher (Digital version)

Teacher and course management:

Rob van Wageningen,

Teacher physiotherapy HGZO, Physiotherapist, MS sonographer,

Region representative Caribbean Dry needling,Canada,

Cost including course material and syllabus: .

290,oo Guilders

Exam ( not required only for Accriditation

  • 1 meeting of 2 hours

70,00 Guilders