PART 2- Advanced Foot Care Course (RPN/RN)
The nurse must provide proof of completion of previous basic foot care course certificate or completion acknowledgement. The nurse must also complete application form and be approved before purchasing the program. This is Part 2 of a two part course. You must purchase Part 1 (Enrollment) to be able to purchase Part 2 (Course) after acceptance into the program.
This program is for nurses (RPN/RN's) who have already taken the basic foot care program within 1-3 years at a recognized college or equivalent. Proof of completion of the basic course is required.
Advanced Foot Care
The course will run with the same start date of the current basic /advanced foot care course. The nurse (RPN/RN) will be exempted from Module 1-3 online courses and day 1 of in class.
Cancellation policy will remain the same as the basic/advanced foot care course. (See store policies)
(3 Weeks Online- 1 Day in Class)
Module 1-Module 3 - Exempted from Basic
Module 4-6- Required (online/ live weekly webinar)
Modules 7 (1 day in class session)
Assignments/Exercises 4(minimum 80% pass)
Case Studies (3)
In Class Written Exam (1) (minimum 80% pass)
In Class Demonstration Exam (1)(minimum 80% pass)
This program requires successful completion of a theoretical (online/webinar), successful competition of assignments/exercises, case studies and exam (minimum 80% pass) and practical examination ( 1 day in class). Full attendance is mandatory (online and in class)
Core Curriculum Nurse (RPN/RN)
This introductory to Advanced Foot Care Nurse course provides nurses (RPN/RN) with the knowledge (theory) and skills necessary to function as a Foot care Nurse in all clinical settings. This comprehensive advanced foot care program follows RNAO and Public Health best practice guidelines in infection control, competency for foot care and evidence based practice in nursing foot care treatment.
The course reviews the theory of Advanced and Diabetic foot care and is taught by fellow registered nurses with extensive knowledge and training in Basic and Advanced Nursing Foot care and Diabetic foot care.
This program provides basic through to advanced theoretical via (online/webinar) and practical (in class) instruction. The course is set up so students can learn at home following the online webinar schedule (module 4-6), then complete the final in class 1 day (module 7), by practicing on each other.
Please do not cut your toenails for one month prior to start of course. No nail polish please.
Full attendance and participation is mandatory.
Course fee includes
● Use of Instruments and lab costs- Sterile instruments (nippers, blacks files, foot files, scalpels, burs), use of different types of podiatry drills.
● Use of PPE’s (gowns, masks, eye protection, gloves, alcohol gel, disinfectant wipes, etc.)
● Use of miscellaneous health teaching supplies (moisturizers, padding and strapping materials)
● Use of assessment tools (tuning fork, monofilaments, infrared thermometer etc.)
*Text book is not included in the cost of the course. Text book must be purchased before the start of the program.
*Information available for access until end of course date, download option disabled on all documents
*Please read Store Policies before Purchasing
Please read FAQ if unsure if the program is for you.