Casting & Splinting Skills Workshop

BASIC/INTERMEDIATE PROGRAM - Miami, FL
November 4 - 5, 2017
Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel
Miami, FL

Sponsored by


Learn casting and splinting techniques through intensive hands-on instruction and application from experienced certified orthopaedic technologists!

GEARED TOWARD

Orthopaedic Technologists, Athletic Trainers, Medical Assistants, Nurses, Physician's Assistants and those interested in learning the fundamentals of casting and splinting.


TOPICS & APPLICATIONS COVERED

  • Cast Complications
  • Short Arm
  • Thumb Spica
  • Short Arm Volar Splint
  • Short Arm Thumb Spica Splint
  • Sugar Tong Splint
  • Short Leg
  • Long Leg Cylinder
  • Posterior Stirrup Splinting


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1. Demonstrate proper casting technique for application and removal of upper and lower extremity casts and splints (achieve through lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice).
2. Recognize indications for various types of cast/splint treatment.
3. Identify best practices for cast application and removal.
4. Identify casting/splinting complications and their possible solutions.
5. Learn proper patient care protocols.


FORMAT & SCHEDULE

1.5 day program with intensive hands-on application. Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (continental breakfast and lunch included) and Sunday 8:00 am - 12:00 noon (continental breakfast included).


FACULTY

Courses instructed by Certified Orthopaedic Technologists (OTC) credentialed by the National Board for the Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists (NBCOT). Faculty will be nationally-recognized professionals with many years of experience in the field of orthopaedic technology.


TUITION

Early Registration
(by 10/20/17)

Late & On-Site
(after 10/20/17)

NAOT REGULAR MEMBER

$399

$424

NON MEMBER

$450

$475

ADDITIONAL PERSON
FROM SAME OFFICE

$350

$375



TO REGISTER

Registration Type


A printed registration form can be faxed to NAOT at (317) 205-9481 or mailed with payment to:
NAOT
8365 Keystone Crossing, Ste. 107
Indianapolis, IN 46240

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations must be made in writing. Cancellations are permitted on or before October 20, 2017, and are assessed a $25 processing fee. Refunds are not provided for cancellations after October 20, 2017. Substitutions are permitted at any time.


WORKSHOP/HOTEL LOCATION

Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel
3900 NW 21st St
Miami, FL 33142
(305) 870-8153


HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

A special room rate of $119 per night single/double occupancy is available for workshop participants at the Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel. You may make reservations by calling the hotel at (866) 961-3346, and be sure to reference the room block for "National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists" to receive the special rate. You must make your reservations no later than 10/20/2017 to receive the group rate.


CONTINUING EDUCATION (CEUs/CMEs)

The Casting & Splinting Skills Workshop has applied for CEUs/CMEs for the following credentials: OTC, OPA-C/OA-C, ATC, PA-C, and BOC.

*National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists is recognized by the
Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. BOC Approved Provider Number: P2348.
BOC-ATC