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Dates

June 4 and 5, 2021

Registration Fee

  • Early $350 until May 7, or $250 each for three or more from same practice.
  • Late  $425 May 9 - June 1, 2021 or $325 each for three or more.

Registration fees include morning refreshments, lunch, and a parking pass.

About

This hands-on course will provide practitioners and participants with additional techniques and knowledge in the areas of clinical Pedorthic evaluation, general foot and ankle biomechanics, diagnoses specific orthotic modification, extrinsic posting, advanced shoe modification, and casting techniques. The course objective is to provide practical skills and knowledge that can be directly applied in the field by attending practitioners. Participants are required to bring a pair of old athletic shoes that will be used for the modification aspect of the course.

This course has been approved for 12.5 CEU credits ABC; 14 CEU credits BOC; 12 MCE credits OPC.
 

Course Outline

  Day1   Day 2
8 - 8:30 a.m. Introduction Course Information Module 8 - 8:30 a.m. Cast Modification Module
8:30 - 9 a.m. Casting Techniques Module 8:30 - 10 a.m. Cast Modification Lab
9 - 10 a.m. Casting Lab 10 - 10:15 a.m. Break
10 - 10:30 a.m. Cast Evaluation/Pour 10:15 a.m. - noon Lecture-Diabetic Care in Pedorthics
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Break noon - 12:30 p.m. Lunch
10:45 a.m. - noon Lecture - Pathologies.Pedorthic Modalities 12:30 - 1 p.m. Diabetic off-loading lab
noon - 12:30 p.m. Lunch 1 - 1:30 p.m. Advance Posting Technique Module
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lecture - Foot Posture/Biomechanical Assessment 1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Orthotic Lab
1:30 - 3 p.m. Lab - Shoe Modification Lab 2:45 - 3 p.m. Course evaluation and close
  6.5 hours   6.5 hours

Contact

Ruthie H Dearing, MHSA, JD
Program Coordinator
O & P Technology Program
Spokane Falls Community College
3410 W. Whistalks Way
Spokane, Washington 99224
509-533-3231 FAX 509-533-4143
ruthie.dearing@sfcc.spokane.edu