Equip Your Students for Success
  • Hands-on Experience
  • Valuable Certification
  • Top-Tier Instruments
  • Exclusive Discounts
  • Program Appeal
  • Supportive Community
What is the HawkGrips Integrated University Program?

The HawkGrips Integrated University program integrates Level I: IASTM Fundamentals into your Physical Therapy (PT/PTA), Athletic Training (ATC), or Occupational Therapy (OT/OTA) curricula. The course totals 10 instructional hours, which includes a pre-course, live course, and post-certification exam.

Flexible Integration:

HawkGrips provides the resources needed and allows your program flexibility in deciding when and where the HawkGrips content is taught.

Target Audience:

Ideal for Junior and Senior PT/PTA, ATC, OT/OTA students.


Students graduate as HawkGrips Certified Practitioners.

Exclusive Discounts:

Educational institutions, as well as students enjoy special rates and benefits.

Training Instrument Options

Equip your students with HawkGrips’ industry-leading IASTM tools and premium emollient, all integrated into our University Program for a comprehensive hands-on training experience.

Option 1
Borrow Tools

Flexible lending options allow you to borrow tools for specific educational periods at no additional cost.

Option 2
Purchase Tools

Own your tools with exclusive university program discounts on multiple sets for unrestricted, ongoing access.

Option 3

Mixed Access lets you own sets of HawkGrips tools and supplement with borrowed sets at no extra cost. Leverage the best of both worlds for your educational needs.

Additional Information

Payment Options

University Covers Costs:

We offer budget-friendly options for institutions that prefer to cover students' costs, including certification and tools. Some universities choose to purchase tools for their students as part of their program. We can talk about options with you if that’s of interest.

Student Covers Costs:

Universities can choose to have students cover their own fees.

Cost Breakdown

The cost per student is $99, covering certification and the use of tools and emollients during the course.

Student Discounts

Exclusive 50% off HGPro: A golden opportunity for students to own the most popular IASTM tool at half the price. A must-have addition to their toolkit.

Additional Savings: Students are eligible for further discounts on other sets exclusively while enrolled in the University Program.

Program Requirements

To qualify for teaching the integrated program, a faculty member must complete HawkGrips Level I and II Certification Courses in IASTM (Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization). Not yet certified? Reach out, and we'll find a solution for getting your faculty up to speed as quickly as possible. 

Agreement signed with HawkGrips to determine the schedule of your integrated program.

Alternative: Host an Annual Workshop

Mark a special day in your academic calendar for a HawkGrips event. One of our top instructors will conduct the Level I: IASTM or Fundamentals of Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) Training course as a single-day elective, delivering a high-value, hands-on training experience. Virtual or In-Person


HawkGrips Instructor-Led:

An experienced HawkGrips course instructor will lead your group through the entire experience, and train the University professor if desired.


CEU Opportunities for Staff:

HawkGrips courses are approved for PT/PTA, ATC, OT/OTA, DC, and LMT allowing your extended rehab community to join and gain value.


Exclusive Discounts:

We offer special rates for both students and faculty participating in these hosted courses.

Customer Testimonials

Aric Warren
PhD, LAT, ATC Professor, Oklahoma State University

We have always encouraged clinicians to be consumers of research to support and guide the treatment techniques and strategies they utilize with their patients. Why wouldn’t we e... See More

AT Washington State University

Our program has used this virtual training for the past 4 years and appreciates the connection to athletic training the instructor provides. Rob is able to teach these hands-on ... See More

Caleb Harris
Student Minot State University

Fantastic! We practiced and applied the techniques to common symptoms and presentations that are experienced either in sports medicine or like as a whole. Beth Marschner was ste... See More

Washington State University

The HawkGrips Training was extremely informative! Rob was interactive and made the experience enjoyable. My knowledge grew exponentially! I can now confidently perform HawkGrips... See More

Washington State University

I found the HawkGrips experience beneficial for my education because it gave me the opportunity to learn about different ways of IASTM. Learning with students in our cohort let ... See More

Washington State University

The HawkGrips and BFR training was so informative. I learned so much from Rob and feel truly confident in my abilities.

Washington State University

I LOVED HAWKGRIPS! It was so fun learning about different ways to use the tools in new ways.

Washington State University

The HawkGrips Course gave me skills I can use to enrich my future career.

Participating Universities