Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Re: 2016 Technician CE Course

Dearing, Ruthie


The O&P Technology Programs at Spokane Falls Community College (SFCC) are offering the 2016 Technician CE Course on October 14th and 15th in Spokane, Washington. The course has been designed for O&P technicians, but continuing education credits are available for CPOs and orthotic fitters.
The cost for the 2016 Technician CE Course is $150. Morning refreshments, lunch, and an evening reception will be provided on Friday and on Saturday an array of mid-morning refreshments will be offered and parking passes are provided.


This program has been approved for 15.25 CEU credits by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC) and the Board of Certification (BOC), and for 12 MCE by Orthotics Prosthetics Canada (OPC).
Friday, October 14th
7:30 – 8:30 am Catherine Carter (ABC) Opportunities and Challenges for the O&P Profession
8:30 – 9:30 am Steve Hill Fabrication of the “CROW” Boot
8:30 – 9:30 am Jack Richmond Alignment and Socket Fabrication for Posterior Mount Feet
9:15 -10:00 am Break/Refreshments
9:45 – 11:45 am Ronnie Graves Laminating with E-R Epoxy Resin
9:30 – 12:00 n Craig Born Carbon Infused Technology for Orthotics and Lab Demo for ProComp
12:00n – 12:30 pm Break Lunch
12:30 – 1:30 pm Greg Mattson Creating a Formal Quality Process System
12: 30 – 1:30 pm Alex Brett Fabrication of a Custom 40 Durometer Urethane Partial Foot
1:30 – 3:00 pm Robert Meier Falls, Fab, and Fit
2:00 – 3:30 pm Break/Refreshments
2:30 – 4:00pm Ronnie Graves Removing Laminated Sockets and Finishing Transferred Lamination
4:00 – 5:30 pm Chad Eberhart and Techs Tricks and Tips from the Techs
5:30 – 7:00 pm Reception
Saturday, October 15
7:30 – 8:30 am Brad O’Connell Building a Better O&P Technician
7:30 – 8:30 am Clint Accini Advanced Elevated Vacuum Socket Design
8:30 – 9:30 am Katya Madden Making a Leather AFO with Seamless Inner in One Day
9:30 – 11:00 am Matt Perkins Creation and Use of Flexible Laminated Sockets
10:30 – 12:00 n Break/Refreshments
11:00 – 12:00 n Warren Matthews Standardization of Fabrication Techniques
12:00 – 2:00 pm Steve Hill Becker Orthopedic Modular System
12:00 – 1:00 pm George Garcia Pulling Plastic Over a Foam Model
1:00 – 2:00 pm Darrin Vincent Maximizing the O&P Clinician and Technician Alliance
2:00 pm Clay Wright & Bernard Hewey Evaluation Forms/Thank You

Ruthie H. Dearing, MHSA, JD
Program Manager
HOPE Careers Consortium Grant
Spokane Falls Community College
3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive
Spokane, Washington 99224
(509) 533-3231 FAX (509) 533-4143
[email protected]


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