Conducting Wheelchair Transportation Assessments Courses

For Health Professionals

Earn 1-3 Contact Hours* (plus a free meal!)

The Conducting Wheelchair Transportation Assessments (CWTA) course is a Continuing Education course for health professionals. The CWTA course is available in two convenient formats. The Lunch and Learn version is approximately 1.5 hours, is accredited by AOTA, ADED, and the CCMC for 1.0 CEU, and is usually scheduled around a noon meal.  The Regional version is approximately 3.5 hours, is accredited by AOTA, ADED, and the CCMC for 3.0 CEU, and is usually scheduled either as a morning or afternoon session with a meal or snack.

*Contact Hours are earned with AOTA, ADED, and CCMC

All Lunch & Learn and Regional Trainers are experienced mobility equipment professionals who have successfully completed NMEDA’s CWTA Lunch & Learn Trainer or Regional Trainer Certification process.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to identify appropriate vehicle modifications for wheelchair & scooter access
  • Participants will be able to discuss appropriate equipment for occupied wheelchair & scooter tie downs.
  • Participants will be able to identify appropriate equipment for transporting unoccupied wheelchair & scooters.
  • Participants will be able to refer to relevant safety guidelines and standards.
  • Participants will be able to identify available sources to assure the most effective wheeled mobility transportation outcomes.

 

Benefits: (what to expect during the approximately 1-3 hour training)

  • Useful info and live demos of automotive mobility solutions for your clients.
  • .1-.3 AOTA CEU (1-3 contact hours) at NO COST to you!
  • Networking opportunities with other healthcare and mobility professionals.
  • All of this in a convenient 1.5-3.5 hour scheduling format.
  • FREE LUNCH! (or breakfast/snack at some locations)

** The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Upcoming Course(s):

September 20, 2018 (1:00 p.m.—4:30 p.m.)

Presented By: Saskatchewan Health Authority
Location: Wascana Rehabilitation Centre
2180 23rd Avenue
Regina, SK S4S 0A5


Contact:
Susanne Adamson
Phone: (306) 766-3711
E-mail: susanne.adamson@saskhealthauthority.ca
Registration Form

Note: In order to receive certificate of completion, attendees must participate in the entire training, associated learning activities and tests. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply an endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Special Needs Requests must be communicated in advance to the organizer/instructor.

Cancellation Policy

Activity Cancellation by the Provider
The Provider (NMEDA) reserves the right to cancel the course due to unforeseen/unavoidable circumstances at any time. Any tuition fees will be refunded in full. However, NMEDA will not be responsible for non-refundable airline and hotel reservations that a participant may incur due to cancellation of the course. NMEDA reserves the right to change a course date, location, or instructor.

With this in mind, we recommend that you include a cancellation clause when booking your flight or hotel reservations, or refrain from making the reservations until one week prior to the scheduled training.