Tuesday, June 25, 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, too.
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 CE 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 Cathy Carter 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 Brad Mattear 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 Forum Tricks and Tips from the Techs
5:30 – 7:00 pm Reception Attendees, Vendors, and Staff
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 Adjourn Evaluation Forms/Thank You Clay Wright and Bernard Hewey

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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