lymphedema | lymph nodes | manual lymph drainage | cosmetic surgery | edema | fluid retention | rosacea | decongestive therapy | diuretic | menieres disease | liposuction
Authorized by the original Dr. Vodder Schule - Austria

Welcome to Dr. Vodder School International

The Dr. Vodder School International is the training program to take if you are looking for the source of the original Dr. Vodder Method of Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD®) and Combined Decongestive Therapy. Learn the original, unaltered form of Dr. Vodder's techniques from an authorized school and certified instructors.
We provide the highest standard of training with empathic and knowledgeable instructors, trained to teach the refined hands-on techniques that achieve great results. In every therapist certification program, an expert lymphologist teaches the academic portion of the course.
Accredited by the Dr. Vodder Schule in Walchsee and by the Vodders themselves, we are one of two Vodder Schools in the world authorized to teach the original Vodder method of Manual Lymph Drainage.

We offer training for Health Care Practitioners. Please visit our Therapist Training to find out more about our courses.

Our therapist training meets the prerequisite requirements of LANA, the Lymphology Association of North America, enabling therapists to sit the LANA exam.

For Massage therapists that work in a Medical Spa or Spa environment, please visit our  Spa Therapist Training. These courses are described in our Spa Therapist Training.

Estheticians, we offer a separate training program for you. You can find a description of these courses in our Esthetician Training

Are you a Patient looking for an expertly trained and certified therapist? Please click on the Find a Therapist directory. There are trained therapists all over the world and we have confidence that our therapists are up-to-date in current procedures.  To find out more about Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy, we invite you to browse through the Therapist Training section. Our Education Centre is designed to give interesting articles and news updates in the field of lymphology and lymphedema management.

Products:  Books, DVDs, CD Roms and other devices are available in our Products section.  Our goal is to help you to become knowledgeable and informed.

Please join us and explore the Dr. Vodder School to find out why we are considered the Gold Standard in training in the original Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymph Drainage and more.

Upcoming Courses

Course Date Location
Basic (5 day) 2015-02-01 Vancouver, BC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-02-08 Vancouver, BC
Basic (5 day) 2015-02-11 Richland, WA
Basic (5 day) 2015-02-18 Winnipeg, MB
Basic (5 day) 2015-02-20 Washington, DC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-02-20 Richland, WA
Basic French (5 day) 2015-02-25 Montreal, QC
Basic (5 day) 2015-02-25 Virginia Beach, VA
Basic (5 day) 2015-03-01 St. Louis, MO
Basic French (5 day) 2015-03-04 Rimouski, QC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-03-09 Toronto, ON
Basic (5 day) 2015-03-09 Jackson, TN
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-03-15 Winnipeg, MB
Basic (5 day) 2015-03-16 Oakland, CA
Basic (5 day) 2015-03-21 Halifax, NS
Basic (5 day) 2015-03-24 Taipei, Taiwan
Basic Body (5 day) 2015-03-24 Taipei, Taiwan
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-03-30 Taipei, Taiwan
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-04-07 Virginia Beach, VA
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-04-10 Melbourne, VIC
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-04-12 Melbourne, VIC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-04-13 Oakland, CA
Basic (5 day) 2015-04-20 Victoria, BC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-04-27 Victoria, BC
Basic (5 day) 2015-05-01 Regina, SK
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-05-02 Victoria, BC
Therapy II & III (10 day) 2015-05-04 Victoria, BC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-05-07 Halifax, NS
Basic (5 day) 2015-05-08 Washington, DC
Basic Body (5 day) 2015-05-11 Hot Springs, NC
Basic (5 day) 2015-05-11 Hot Springs, NC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-05-17 Hot Springs, NC
Spa Body / Wellness (6 days) 2015-05-17 Hot Springs, NC
Basic (5 day) 2015-05-20 Kingston, ON
Basic French (5 day) 2015-06-06 Montreal, QC
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-06-12 Toronto, ON
Therapy II & III (10 day) 2015-06-13 Toronto, ON
Therapy II & III (10 day) 2015-06-15 Walchsee, Austria
Basic (5 day) 2015-06-22 Oakland, CA
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-06-29 Walchsee, Austria
Basic (5 day) 2015-07-04 Vernon, BC
Therapy I French (5 day) 2015-07-15 Montreal, QC
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-07-24 Washington, DC
Therapy II & III French (10 day) 2015-08-17 Montreal, QC
Vodder Review / Recertification French (3 day) 2015-08-22 Montreal, QC
Vodder Review / Recertification (3 day) 2015-08-26 Halifax, NS
Basic (5 day) 2015-09-21 Oakland, CA
Basic Neck & Face (3 day) 2015-10-19 Oakland, CA
Advanced Neck & Face (3 day) 2015-10-21 Oakland, CA
Therapy I (5 day) 2015-11-02 Oakland, CA

Vodder Schools International Ltd
PO Box 5121, Victoria BC V8R 6N4
phone: (250) 598-9862
fax: (250) 598-9841