Taping and Strapping CPD Course

Aid in a client's recovery and performance enhancement with our Taping & Strapping CPD course

Taping and Strapping CPD Course

Are you a fitness professional wanting to expand the services you offer to your clients? If so, OriGym's Taping and Strapping course is for you! 

This internationally-recognised CPD qualification will teach you how to use taping and strapping for a variety of purposes, including injury recovery, rehabilitation and performance enhancement.  

Delivered through our award-nominated E-learning platform, you can study completely at your own pace and fit your qualifications around your existing commitments. 

Enquire today to get qualified to offer more services to your clients, find your niche and increase your salary!

Course Type:

Online CPD Course

Course Length:

12 Hours (Average)


Recognised by PD Approval

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Available Packages

Advanced Fitness CPD Bundle

  • Medicine Ball Training CPD
  • Suspension Training CPD
  • Myofascial Release CPD
  • Body Weight Training CPD
  • Advanced Training Systems CPD
  • Business & Marketing CPD
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  • Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
  • Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training
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  • Medicine Ball Training CPD
  • Suspension Training CPD
  • Advanced Training Systems
  • Advanced Periodisation CPD
  • Myofascial Release CPD
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OriGym’s Taping and Strapping course is designed to equip existing sports massage therapists, personal trainers and fitness professionals with the ability to safely and effectively strap and tape joints for both professional and amateur athletes.

You will learn how to limit athletes’ movement at the joints, whilst enabling them to successfully compete within their respective sport or fitness discipline. You will also learn how to treat poor posture and learn advanced techniques that can prevent injuries and enhance your client’s performance.

  • Course Length: 12 hours average
  • Entry Requirements: Level 2 Gym Instructor Course or Level 3 Sports Massage Course, and students must be aged 16+ to enrol. 
  • Accreditations: The course is recognised by PD Approval.
  • Cost: £129, or you can buy a bundle of 6 CPD courses for just £488.
  • Study Method: Our Taping and Strapping CPD course is conducted online via our E-learning platform. You will complete the course through a series of videos, online lectures, e-Books and interactive quizzes. 

Assessment: You will complete a series of interactive quizzes as you progress through the modules on the E-learning platform. Students will also be expected to submit a practical assessment at the end of the course where you will demonstrate the taping and strapping techniques you have learnt. 

In OriGym’s Taping and Strapping CPD course, you will cover the following modules:

Joint Support Taping and Strapping: Introduction

  • Introduction to Taping and Strapping
  • The Link Between Anatomy and Physiology and Taping and Strapping  
  • The Standards Required to Practise Taping and Strapping
  • Advising and Agreeing With Strategies with Clients
  • The Taping and Strapping Process 

Foot Support Techniques

  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Foot

Ankle Support Techniques

  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Ankle 

Knee Support Techniques

  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Knee

Thumb, Finger and Wrist Support Techniques

  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Thumb and Finger
  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Wrists

Elbow and Shoulder Support Techniques 

  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Elbow
  • Common Taping and Strapping Methods for Supporting the Shoulder

Upon completion of the Taping and Strapping CPD course, you will have the skills and knowledge to use tapes and straps for injury management, prevention and treatment.

If you’re already a sports massage therapist, this is therefore a great way to expand your business by offering more services to your clients. 

A great progression route is to take our Level 3 personal trainer course, so you can use these techniques on a one-to-one basis with clients. 

We ask all students to be aged 16+ and hold their Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy Qualification before enrolling on this course.

All OriGym CPD courses, including Taping & Strapping, are recognised by PD Approval.

Due to this being an online course students are free to work at their own pace, and typically qualify in as little as 12 hours!

Using OriGym’s e-learning platform students will need to complete various assignments and multiple choice quizzes before submitting a virtual practical assessment.

OriGym offers FREE unlimited resists, so you can take the course again! 

This course covers fundamental and advanced techniques for Taping and Strapping, including:

  • Joint Support: Taping & Strapping Introduction
  • Foot Support Techniques 
  • Ankle Support Techniques
  • Knee Support Techniques
  • Thumb, Finger, and Wrist Support Techniques
  • Elbow & Shoulder Support Techniques


Free CV Distribution

Our post-course support team will analyse your CV and distribute it to our partners in your local area!

Guaranteed Job Interviews

OriGym graduates will also receive a guaranteed job interview with one of our cooperate partners.

Alumni Perks & Discounts

All graduates receive exclusive discounts from leading fitness brands to excel as sports massage therapists.

  • Puregym
  • Virgin Active
  • Everlast Fitness Club
  • DW Fitness First
  • JD Gyms
  • Sport Direct Fitness


Jennifer Day

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Working towards my level 2 and level 3 personal trainer qualifications with origym have been great! It has really allowed me to balance working a full time job as well as getting an hour in a day and really expanding my knowledge in a way that is fun and supportive from the team who are always a short call/ message away couldn’t recommend them enough!

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Max Fallone

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Would recommend to anyone looking to start a career in fitness and exercise!

I have always been involved in sport and had a passion for fitness, so the opportunity to help others reach there fitness goals is an amazing feeling. The course has given me confidence and understanding of areas I didn’t know before doing the course.

My goal after completing my level 2 course is to become a level 3 personal trainer and work 1-1 with clients helping them to achieve their goals. This has been the perfect course for me to do along side full time work and would recommend it to anyone looking to build a career in fitness and exercise. 


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