June 2011

Allard USA presents Tomorrow’s Orthotic Technology Education

Rockaway, NJ-based Allard USA announces future dates and locations for its two-day educational program “Tomorrow’s Orthotic Technology Education.”

TOTE courses are scheduled for June 20-21 in Louisville, KY; June 27-28 in Denver; July 21-22 in Springfield, MA; July 28-29 in San Antonio; August 11-12 in Fort Lauderdale, FL; August 25-26 in Madison, WI; and September 12-13 in Norfolk, VA.

Completion of the course qualifies orthotists for certification in use of the ToeOff family of orthoses, Combo Hyperextension device, and SWASH (Sitting Walking and Standing Hip Orthosis) products.

The first day of each course focuses on concepts in applied biomechanics, including an overview of materials and techniques for creating custom orthotic devices. The second day focuses on transferring CAB principles into customized orthotic solutions, including hands-on workshops for advanced customization of ToeOff, KiddieGait, and SWASH devices.

O&P practitioners may register for either or both days of the course. Physical therapists may register for the first day only. For more information, visit www.allardusa.com.

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