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Clinician Training Programs


Össur offers comprehensive educational programs for certified prosthetists/orthotists (CPOs), occupational therapists (OTs), and technicians at our Össur Academy.

There are 4 training facilities located in Heidelberg, Germany; Eindhoven, Netherlands; Dublin, Ohio, USA and Livingston, Scotland. Our workshops cover training and certification in the proper use of Touch Solutions products to help ensure the best possible patient outcomes. As part of the program, our clinical team provides dedicated training for your initial patient fitting for i-Limb, i-Digits and Livingskin products.

  • Become a Certified Provider for i-limb quantum, i-limb revolution, i-limb ultra and/or i-limb digits. Certified Providers are listed on our website's Certified Clinician Finder, a valuable referral source for new upper limb patients.
  • Become highly skilled in fitting and training patients with i-limb products.
  • Build your upper limb practice - Differentiate your practice from the competition and become an industry leader in the latest i-limb technology.
  • Earn continuing education credits for your participation (US Only)

Össur Academy USA (US ONLY)

We offer the Touch Link Academy (TLA) training programs at our Touch Life Center in Hilliard, Ohio. Clinical training includes:

  • Patient selection criteria
  • Features, functions, and components
  • Assessing expectations and goal setting
  • Use of Össur mobile apps and desktop software to maximize function and personalize the prosthesis
  • Review stages and approaches of therapy ensuring the best possible outcomes
  • Fitting and training techniques
  • Optimal billing and coding procedures to maximize practice revenue
  • Cover options
  • General support
  • Patient selection criteria
  • Features, functions, and components
  • Assessing expectations and goal setting
  • Use of Touch Bionics’ mobile apps and desktop software to maximize function and personalize the prosthesis
  • Review stages and approaches of therapy ensuring the best possible outcomes
  • Fitting and training techniques
  • Optimal billing and coding procedures to maximize practice revenue
  • Cover options
  • General support

Touch Link Academy's training programs are led by our friendly staff of clinicians, fabricators and technicians. We care about our customers and strive to create a warm, inviting environment during your stay.

Continuing Education

Attendees are eligible to receive continuing education credits for the courses they attend. The learning audiences and prerequisites include:

Certified Prosthetists

Approved by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics & Prosthetics (ABC), our prosthetics courses are given at an advanced level to ensure all participants are able to gain basic understanding to the fitting and training process. Interested attendees must provide their ABC # upon registration.

Therapists

Approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), our therapy courses are given at an introductory level to ensure all participants are able to gain basic understanding to the fitting and training process. No additional prerequisites are required.

For more information contact us.