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Fundamentals of Hand Therapy Course – Hobart

December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 8 @ 5:00 pm

Fundamental Hand Therapy Course

Australian Hand Therapy Association Course

The course uses a dynamic format including predominately lecture format with use of some case studies, demonstration and hands on practical activities.

It teaches, anatomy, biomechanics, human structure & function, assessment and tissue injury & repair advancing our understanding of the hand and upper limb.

Following this course, you will be able to identify the anatomical structures of the upper limb, and describe their specific functions, healing rates and complications.

You will further develop the basis for broadening your clinical reasoning skills enabling you to problem-solve clinical scenarios and their assessment.

This course is structured to run over 2.5 days.

 

Prerequisites 

Completed Introduction to Hand Therapy Course OR
Have a minimum of 2 years post-graduate experience in a hand therapy setting OR
Have a minimum of 1 year post-graduate experience in a hand therapy setting with a letter of endorsement from a professional supervisor.

 

Professional Development Credit

This is an examinable course so participants are encouraged to undertake the assessment that will allow them to claim 50 CPD hours for attendance at a 2.5 day course, and successful completion of examination.

 

Registration Closing Date: 22 November 2019 (or until fully booked)

 

Head to AHTA website to find out more…