Become a Belgian Certified Hand Therapist

  • Stay informed about upcoming events as well as the latest developments in hand
    therapy via our newsletter
  • free access to educational events (e.g. LOKK/peer-reviews) throughout the year
  • receive a discount on our annual symposium
  • Get listed on our website
  • Facilitates referral for patients looking for specialized hand rehabilitation
  • Facilitates referral through hand surgeons and family doctors
  • Direct link on the website of the Belgian Hand Group

There are 3 levels you can reach in Belgium:

  • Basic Hand Therapist, valid for 3 years
  • Advanced Hand Therapist, valid for 5 years
  • Belgian Certified Hand Therapist, valid for 5 years

A brief overview of the conditions can be found in the certification overview table. However, we recommend going through the application form (Dutch / French) for clarification.

The certification committee handles applications on:

  • March 1st
  • October 1st

Your application and payments must therefore be submitted before these dates

  • Application form (Dutch / French) for a first application or to apply for a higher level.
  • Application form (Dutch / French) to renew your certification

For more information, contact us: