Practical 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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  • November 20 – Sundays
    (Vancouver)

    CAD$2,000.00
    1 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 February & May 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

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

    Nov 20, 2022
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Nov 20, 2022
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Dec 4, 2022
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Dec 4, 2022
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Jan 15, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Jan 15, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Jan 22, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Jan 22, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Feb 12, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Feb 12, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • November 19 – Saturdays
    (Vancouver)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats

    Nu received her Bachelors of Physical Therapy degree from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2003, and a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology degree from UBC in 2000. Upon graduation, Nu worked in both the public and private healthcare system for 4 years before choosing to focus on helping patients and families in the hospital system. During Nu’s 15+ years working in the second largest hospital in Canada, she has provided care in the full continuum of adults.

    Nu has experience in the following areas: acute medicine, surgical, orthopedics, ICU, burns and plastics, trauma, hip and knee replacement, geriatrics, palliative care, cardiorespiratory care. Nu has contributed to the PT community through various activities such as:

    • A previous examiner for the Alliance
    • A previous instructor for the UBC IEPEP
    • An associate clinical professor at UBC MPT program
    • A Clinical Skills Instructor for first year cardiorespiratory (PHTH524) and second year critical care(PHTH564) MPT courses at UBC
    • A Clinical Skills Lab Instructor for deep suctioning via SIMS education
    • A clinical preceptor for 20+ MPT students (5 week clinical placements)
    • A previous instructor at Capilano University for Rehabilitation Assistant Program

     

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

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

    Nov 19, 2022
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Nov 26, 2022
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Dec 3, 2022
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Dec 10, 2022
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Dec 17, 2022
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Jan 7, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Jan 14, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Jan 21, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Jan 28, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Feb 4, 2023
    4:30pm-7:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • November 24 – Thursdays
    (Virtual)

    CAD$2,000.00
    0 Available Seats
    Instructor: Laura Tambosso

    Laura graduated from the University of Toronto with a Masters of Physiotherapy in 2015. Prior to completing her physiotherapy education, she completed her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at McMaster University in 2013. Laura has worked In various PT settings including medical acute care, inpatient rehab, and orthopedic and neurological private practice.

    Most recently Laura has spent time developing her clinical expertise in treating individual’s with neurological dysfunction including stroke, brain injury, Multiple Sclerosis, and Parkinson’s Disease, in addition to assessing and treating complex injury post motor vehicle accident within the community.

    She has developed a special interest and passion for treating those individuals with neurological impairments and has furthered her knowledge in this area of practice by taking Neurodevelopmental Theory (NDT) and Bobath courses.

    Laura is passionate about playing the role of an educator in the clinical environment. She finds great benefit in assisting patients to fully understand their conditions and treatment plans to further engage them in their own care.

     

    Suggested course for students attempting the February BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

    Course sessions are virtual via Zoom.

    *No class Dec 8th

    Nov 24, 2022
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Dec 1, 2022
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Dec 15, 2022
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Dec 22, 2022
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Dec 29, 2022
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Jan 5, 2023
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Jan 12, 2023
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Jan 19, 2023
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Jan 26, 2023
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Feb 2, 2023
    2:30pm-5:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • November 6 – 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 February & May 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

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

    Nov 6, 2022
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Nov 6, 2022
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Nov 27, 2022
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Nov 27, 2022
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Jan 8, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Jan 8, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Jan 29, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Jan 29, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Feb 5, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Feb 5, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • November 6 – Sundays
    (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 February & May 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

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

    Nov 6, 2022
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Nov 6, 2022
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Nov 27, 2022
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Nov 27, 2022
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Jan 8, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Jan 8, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Jan 29, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Jan 29, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Feb 5, 2023
    9:00am-12:00pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Feb 5, 2023
    12:30pm-3:30pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review
  • November 20 – 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 February & May 2023 BC Alternate Clinical Evaluation.

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

    Nov 20, 2022
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 1
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Lower Extremity Pathologies - Subjective History Taking
    Nov 20, 2022
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 2
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Upper Extremity Pathologies - Special Tests
    Dec 4, 2022
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 3
    MSK Example OSCE Stations: Spine Scans - Joint Mobilizations - Manual Muscle Testing
    Dec 4, 2022
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 4
    Cardiorespiratory Example OSCE Stations: Lung Pathologies - Breathing Clearance - Secretion Clearance - IPMA
    Jan 15, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 5
    Mobility Example OSCE Stations: Transfers - Mobilization with/without Lines - Gait Aids - Gait & Balance Assessment
    Jan 15, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 6
    Neurology Example OSCE Stations: Acquired Brain Injury - Spinal Cord Injury - Neurodegenerative Diseases - Tone Assessment
    Jan 22, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 7
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cranial Nerves - RA/OA - Spondyloarthritis - Osteoporosis - Pain
    Jan 22, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 8
    Cardiorespiratory & Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Cardiovascular Conditions - Cardiac Assessment - Pregnancy - Pediatrics - Modalities
    Feb 12, 2023
    9:30am-12:30pm PST
    Session 9
    Multisystem Example OSCE Stations: Infection Transmission - Metabolic Disorders - Amputees - Documentation - Ethics
    Feb 12, 2023
    1:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Session 10
    Mixed Example OSCE Stations: Variety of possible stations for review