CLINICAL APPLICATION provides practical learning opportunities for students to put their theory to practice. Nurses will also have an opportunity that allows each Nurse to complete a 2 hour mentorship. Mentorship is one-on-one with an experienced Foot Care Nurse in a variety of settings. Each setting may include : Independent Living, Seniors Centres, LTC Centres, Community, or at the main clinic. The Clinical program will be held at TiredSole™ for hands-on experience with an on-site Foot Care Nurse and Nurse Educator. The Student will be processing their own tools and have one full day of assessing Volunteers and assist with their Foot Care ailments thus putting your theory to practice. All of your questions will be answered by the end of your 4 day clinical based portion of this course. Guest Speakers may include but not limited too : Chiropodist, Accountant, CPC, Pedorthist, Massage Therapist, Orthotist.
Successful completion of a recognized theory FCN course, with a minimum grade of 75% within the last 12 months.
Each applicant must carry proof of at least $2 Million insurance (malpractice/ liability). RPNAO is one provider option.
Each applicant must hold a current non-restricted Nursing Registration (temporary or full) from the territory or province in which they reside. If not from Ontario, a temporary licence for hands on clinical days is required.
The student is expected to bring their textbook for the theory FCN course used to complete their on-line course. Please Note: PPE Supplies and Rotery tool are not included in the total cost of the course.
Supplies( Kits) may be purchased though TiredSole at a discounted price. This kit is the perfect starter kit and includes the basic needs of a beginner Foot Care Nurse and will take you through the course with enough supplies left for you and your new Foot Care Career. Nippers will be supplied by TiredSole™ for use during the course. SAVE YOUR SPOT- LIMITED SEATING CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
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Please see and read over CAFCN’S National Competencies for a more in-depth information of our Course Competencies.