Clinical Courses for BC's Alternate Clinical Evaluation

Course Features

This Course Prepares You For

  • CPTBC’s Alternate Clinical Evaluation

Requirements

  • All students must have a computer with internet access, microphone, and webcam and be able to attend the live in-person sessions (if applicable).

Available Course Dates

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  • February 9 – Thursdays
    (Virtual)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: Alexandrea Murray

    Alexandrea graduated from the University of Manitoba with her Masters of Physical Therapy in 2019. Prior to that, she graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelors of Kinesiology with a minor in Psychology in 2017. She is currently working at a private clinic in a rural setting where she treats clients with both orthopedic and neurological conditions. While in school, Alexandrea’s clinical placements included pulmonary rehab, pediatric inpatient, orthopedic outpatient, and medical & surgical inpatient wards.

    Alexandrea’s passion for teaching comes from a lifelong love of learning. She finds it very rewarding to help people understand tough concepts and to help improve their comprehension on difficult subjects. With a background in coaching alpine skiing and volleyball, Alexandrea’s teaching style includes visual, kinaesthetic, and auditory methods. Alexandrea likes to keep a work/life balance by spending time with her family, friends and pets, running, road cycling, Crossfit, playing guitar, and travelling the world.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the May and Aug 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    Course sessions are virtual via Zoom.

     

    Feb 9, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Feb 16, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Feb 23, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Mar 2, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Mar 9, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Mar 16, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Mar 23, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Mar 30, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Apr 6, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Apr 13, 2023
    8:00am-11:00am PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • February 12 – Sundays
    (Virtual)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: James Na

    James received his Master of Physiotherapy degree from Dalhousie University in 2019 after completing his Bachelor of Science, Honours in Chemistry. He was a recipient of the prestigious Undergraduate Student Research Award by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). James is currently working at an acute care hospital. He has experience in general medicine, respiratory, orthopaedics, emergency, and outpatient physiotherapy.

    James has been extensively involved in teaching opportunities throughout his undergraduate degree as he worked as both a teaching assistant and a tutor. As a new physiotherapist, James understands the difficulties students encounter when they take the exam. With this in mind, he works diligently to provide a conducive and effective learning environment for each session where he will listen and provide necessary feedback to maximize students’ performance. James is also fluent in conversation Korean.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the May and Aug 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    Course sessions are virtual via Zoom.

    *N0 class Mar 5, 12 & Apr 16

     

    Feb 12, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Feb 19, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Feb 26, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Mar 19, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Mar 26, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Apr 2, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Apr 9, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Apr 23, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Apr 30, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    May 7, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • March 5 – Sundays
    (Vancouver)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: Neil Nijjar

    Neil completed his Masters of Physical Therapy, at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC. Prior to this, he also received his Bachelors of Kinesiology from UBC.

    As a life-long learner, he is currently pursuing his Orthopedic and Sports physiotherapy credentials. Through his years of practice, he has found his love for teaching future physiotherapists by offering his time as a clinical skills assistant at the UBC MPT program, doing in-house teaching sessions, and helping guide students who are pursuing their studies in both Kinesiology and Physiotherapy.

    In his spare time, he enjoys volunteering within the local community football teams and enjoys playing basketball and soccer.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the May & August 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    This is a Face-to-Face class to be held at Hartwell Therapy, 6468 Main St, Vancouver, BC

    Mar 5, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Mar 5, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Mar 19, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Mar 19, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Apr 16, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Apr 16, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Apr 30, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Apr 30, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    May 7, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    May 7, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • March 12 – Sundays + 1 Saturday
    (Vancouver)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: Leah Turman

    Leah graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Master of Physical Therapy in 2018 after completing her Bachelor of Kinesiology in 2016. Leah soon moved to Vancouver where she has worked in private practice orthopaedics, hospital inpatient (acute medical, surgical), and long term care. Working in various areas of physiotherapy has allowed her to develop a diverse clinical skill set and passion for education.

    Leah aims to provide a supportive and positive learning environment during every course session. Leah has experience teaching as a lab instructor and has delivered many interactive presentations involving physiotherapy, including injury prevention and lift/transfer education. Outside of work, you can find Leah hiking the west coast mountains, strength training, and enjoying the Vancouver food scene.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the May & August 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    This is a Face-to-Face class to be held at Hartwell Therapy, 6468 Main St, Vancouver, BC

    Classes run on Sundays, except Saturday, April 8th

    Mar 12, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Mar 12, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Apr 2, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Apr 2, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Apr 8, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Apr 8, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Apr 23, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Apr 23, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    May 14, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    May 14, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • March 5 – Sundays
    (Vancouver)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: Serena Midttun

    Serena graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Masters of Physiotherapy in 2019. She currently works in a private practice clinic that specializes in treating neurological conditions. Before entering the physiotherapy profession, she worked as a research assistant at a spinal cord injury research centre and cognitive neuroscience lab.

    Serena’s private practice clinic takes UBC Physiotherapy students for practicums, and this is where she discovered a joy for teaching and supporting the students through their placements. Outside of physiotherapy Serena enjoys exploring the local mountains, kayaking, and finding new baking recipes.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the May & August 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    This is a Face-to-Face class to be held at Hartwell Therapy, 6468 Main St, Vancouver, BC

    Mar 5, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Mar 5, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Mar 19, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Mar 19, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Apr 16, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Apr 16, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Apr 30, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Apr 30, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    May 7, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    May 7, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • March 12 – Sundays + 1 Saturday
    (Vancouver)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: Serena Midttun

    Serena graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Masters of Physiotherapy in 2019. She currently works in a private practice clinic that specializes in treating neurological conditions. Before entering the physiotherapy profession, she worked as a research assistant at a spinal cord injury research centre and cognitive neuroscience lab.

    Serena’s private practice clinic takes UBC Physiotherapy students for practicums, and this is where she discovered a joy for teaching and supporting the students through their placements. Outside of physiotherapy Serena enjoys exploring the local mountains, kayaking, and finding new baking recipes.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the May & August 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    This is a Face-to-Face class to be held at Hartwell Therapy, 6468 Main St, Vancouver, BC

    Classes run on Sundays, except Saturday, April 8th

    Mar 12, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Mar 12, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Apr 2, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Apr 2, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Apr 8, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Apr 8, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Apr 23, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Apr 23, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    May 14, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    May 14, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review