Short Functional Capacity Evaluations: Research and Practicalities

Title: Short Functional Capacity Evaluations: Research and Practicalities

Course Overview:
Over the past 10 to 15 years, there has been an increased interest in streamlined functional testing related to body specific areas or work related physical demands – especially in the face of increased efforts to optimize operational efficiencies and external payment pressures. This 90 minute program covers the research, rationale and practicalities associated with designing and performing job specific or area related abbreviated or “short” FCEs.

General Information: Additional course information
Faculty: Biographies
(Daley, Peterson, Yeager)

Intended Audience: Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Registered/Certified Kinesiologist (Canada)
Program Level (AOTA): Introductory, Intermediate
AOTA Classification Categories: 1 – Domain of OT, 2 – Occupational Therapy Process, 3- Professional Issues
Prerequisites: Previous attendance of WorkWell Functional Capacity Evaluation course, download course materials from link sent via email prior to training
Delivery: Online
Student Ratio: 15 to 20:1
General Teaching Method Overview: Webinar lecture, case examples
Informed Consent: No
Duration: 90 minutes, 1.5 contact hours
Completion Requirements: Attend all course sessions, class participation/engagement in learning activities.