Education & Resources

Quality Credits from WillowWood

Earn continuing education credit for courses about products you regularly use: LimbLogic® and OMEGA®.

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Education Courses at WillowWood

OMEGA® Training, 2015
Upon purchase of an OMEGA System, practitioners are eligible for this comprehensive 2-day course at the WillowWood Education Center or select regional locations.

Day 1 begins with an orientation to the software, followed by an introduction to OMEGA Scanner applications and software tool usage. Day 2 includes hands-on practice in capturing prosthetic and orthotic shapes using patient models, and modifying the shapes using the software principles learned in Day 1.
 

WillowWood® One System Transfemoral Training
Attendees at this one-day WillowWood Education Center seminar will learn how to fit transfemoral patients with the WillowWood One System, an elevated vacuum system that improves socket fit, function, and comfort through advances in liner technology and seal design. Course topics include patient selection, component function, socket design, and shape-capture methods. Attendees will receive hands-on experience in critical aspects of the fitting process such as evaluating the diagnostic socket and customizing the sealing components to apply vacuum over as much of the limb as possible. Certification is required in order to purchase and fit the WillowWood One System.

 

Webinars by WillowWood

All webinars are scheduled on Eastern time.

LimbLogic®: Communication and Vacuum Maintenance

Participants in this on-line training session (via WebEx) will learn the essential elements for maintaining elevated vacuum within the socket system after delivery. Attendees will also see how to use the LimbLogic Communicator to help diagnose problems and provide usage data. Duration: 135 minutes.

WillowWood® One System Transfemoral Training
Participants in this live, online, instructor-led training session (via WebEx) will receive an overview of the key aspects of fitting transfemoral patients with the WillowWood One System, an elevated vacuum system that improves socket fit, function, and comfort through advances in liner technology and seal design. Course topics include patient selection, component function, socket design, shape-capture methods, and system fitting. Duration = 2 hours.
Certification is required in order to purchase and fit the WillowWood One System.
 

OMEGA® I: The Foundation
Participants in this 3-hour, on-line training session will learn the basic and intermediary skills required before proceeding to specific orthotic or prosthetic training. Course content includes navigating the OMEGA workspace, creating personalized templates, saving patient model files, sending files for fabrication, comparing models, and creating reports.
Duration: 3 hours.

OMEGA II: Orthotic Applications
Prerequisite: completion of OMEGA I
Participants in this 3-hour, on-line training session (via WebEx) will develop the advanced skill sets required to navigate the orthotic applications in the OMEGA software. The session allows for a more individualized training experience based on attendee preferences, facility approaches to using OMEGA, and consumer outcome measures.
Duration: 3 hours

OMEGA® III: Prosthetic Applications
Prerequisite: completion of OMEGA I
Participants in this 3-hour, on-line training session (via WebEx) will learn the advanced skill sets required to navigate the prosthetic applications in the OMEGA software. The session allows for a more individualized training experience based on attendee preferences, facility approaches to using OMEGA, and consumer outcome measures.
Duration: 3 hours

Please note: OMEGA webinars are designed for those who are unable to attend the 2-day OMEGA Training course; OMEGA webinars do not include scanner training or socket fittings.