Orthotic Fitter Course
ABC & BOC approved course.
Certified orthotic fitters are an important part of the medical team - properly fitting and adjusting off-the-shelf (OTS) orthotic devices or braces prescribed by physicians. Well-trained orthotic fitters provide patients with valuable instructions on how to properly wear and maintain their brace.
Össur's Orthotic Fitter Course is an ABC- and BOC-approved entry-level pre-certification course for those wishing to become an ABC Certified Fitter-orthotics (CFo) or a BOC Certified Orthotic Fitter (COF). This course is a prerequisite prior to taking the Orthotic Fitter Exam.
Join us and you will benefit from:
- Daily lectures from experienced professionals
- Patient fitting labs - 16 hours of hands-on experience
- Clinical assessment exercises
- Practice exams to prepare you for successful completion of the ABC or BOC Certification Exam
- And leave with the in-depth Anatomy & Physiology Pre-training Manual!
2017 Orthotic Fitter Course Offering
*Eligible for CEUs
Attend one of Össur's Orthotic Fitter Courses in 2017 and complete your pre-requisite for the Orthotic Fitter Exam through this engaging and ABC- & BOC-approved course.
*ABC-certified individuals will receive 30 Category II Scientific and 2 Category II Business continuing education credits for full participation in this course. This 32-hour course is also BOC-approved as a refresher course for 31.5 Category 1 and 0.5 Category 2 credits.
The registration fee for Össur’s Orthotic Fitter Course is $600.00. Lunch will be provided daily, and a negotiated group room rate will be arranged for those who would like hotel accommodations.
Duration: This is a 4-day course and registration is required.