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ACTIVATOR® Course for Rehab Professionals - Online Course

Urban Poling

Format(s):   Online Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   4
Registration Fee:   $299.989990234375

Course Participants Will: Understand research based on 15 studies on the ACTIVATOR Poles & 300+ on Nordic walking (PubMed) Perform the Activator Technique for better balance and off loading. Discover an effective alternative (or in conjunction) to passive devices, such as canes, and to delay/reduce the use of walkers and crutches. Understand how to utilize the design of the Activator Poles for improved core strength, improving gait outcomes including speed, stride, reduce gait variability & arm swing Enhance their exercise programs using poles to improve upper and lower body movement flow and promote proper posture. Understand how to determine the proper technique and adapt seated, standing and pre-gait exercises for specific conditions such as Parkinson’s, Stroke, Geriatric, Aged Care, Pre/Post Hip and Knee Surgery, Cancer Rehab, Spinal Conditions. Learn how to inspire clients in wellness & weight management programs and increase intensity for rehab using the Urban Poling/Nordic walking technique.

Target Audience
Physical Therapists Physical Therapist Assistants Occupational Therapists Occupational Therapy Assistants

Confirmation Notes
Included in this course: Certificate. Course is CCU approved by the ProCert with Federation of State Boards for Physical Therapist (FSBPT) USA, ACSM* & CCAA. Upon request with CSEP. Earn 3 CCU with Procert – FSBPT, 4 CCU with ACSM & 4 CCU with CCAA. Monthly Newsletter Evidence based ACTIVATOR Poles Online comprehensive Manual Professional Pricing on Activator & Urban Poles* *if package including poles is purchased.

Learn about the dynamic ACTIVATOR Program prescribed as best practice for rehabilitation centres, clinics and community programs across Canada, the UK & Australia to improve outcomes in gait, balance and core strength while inspiring active living. ACTIVATOR? Poles are an evidence-based, patented tool that is revolutionizing rehabilitation. Prescribed extensively in all continuums of health care for therapy and to reduce the use of passive mobility devices such as canes, crutches and walkers.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Online Seminars
Dates:   10-01-2021 - 10-01-2022, 12:00AM 12:00AM Eastern