AFO Casting and Fabrication Methods
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This workshop is "AFO Casting and Fabrication Methods." The course contains a brief history of ankle foot orthotic systems, and techniques for three AFO designs, the Boise Brace “Bi-valve AFO”, Articulated Composite AFO, and Dynamic Strut AFO. We will cover procedures for these devices using rigid fiberglass cast tape, cast modification, and fabrication.
We are offering our "AFO Casting and Fabrication Methods"course for $40. This course is worth 3(S) Continuing Education credits from the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics Inc. (ABC), 3 MCE Continuing Education credits from Orthotics Prosthetics Canada (OPC) or 3.5 credits from (BOC) Board of Certification/Accreditation. You must be certified by ABC or OPC, Get an 80% or better on the test questions and you will receive science Category 1 credits. (This course is for certified; Orthotists, Orthotic Assistants, Orthotic Technicians).
Rachel - Very informative. As a learning young practitioner where technique is a very valued thing to learn, I really appreciated all the technique based video. I think will improve my casting and fabricating skills immensely.
Douglas CO - Very inspiring and informative. I hope to develop skill to fabricate along these lines and support orthotists to offer better solutions for some of their clients.
RICARDO CPOA AND CTPO - REALLY ENJOYED THE CASTING AND FABRICATION VIDEOS. THE STORYS AND HISTORY OF THE PATIENTS WEARING THE DIFFERENT AFOS WAS AWESOME.