Course Descriptions

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, 2016
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.

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
This webinar will familiarize attendees with the navigation and use of the OMEGA software. Participants will learn how to create new patient shape files through the use of OMEGA’s capture, design, and fabrication tools. Completion of this course is a prerequisite for participating in any of the other OMEGA webinars.
Duration: 2 hours.

OMEGA II: Transtibial
Prerequisite: completion of OMEGA I
This webinar provides training in OMEGA’s transtibial applications. After a review of OMEGA system navigation, attendees will learn how to create new transtibial patient shape files and how to design modification plans based on socket types and tool usage. This course also focuses on creating customized templates and personalizing the OMEGA software to the user.
Duration: 1.5 hours

OMEGA® III: Cranial
Prerequisite: completion of OMEGA I
This webinar provides training in OMEGA’s cranial applications. After a review of OMEGA system navigation, attendees will learn how to create new cranial patient shape files, and will become familiar with OMEGA’s measurement options, reporting, and landmark requirements. This course also focuses on creating customized templates and personalizing the OMEGA software to the user.
Duration: 1.5 hours

OMEGA® IV: Transfemoral
Prerequisite: completion of OMEGA I
This webinar provides training in OMEGA’s transfemoral applications. After a review of OMEGA system navigation, attendees will learn how to create new transfemoral patient shape files and how to design modification plans based on socket types and tool usage. This course also focuses on creating customized templates and personalizing the OMEGA software to the user.
Duration: 1.5 hours

OMEGA® V: AFO
Prerequisite: completion of OMEGA I
This webinar provides training in OMEGA’s AFO applications. After a review of OMEGA system navigation, attendees will learn how to create new AFO patient shape files, how to align scans, and how to design modification plans based on socket types and tool usage. This course also focuses on creating customized templates and personalizing the OMEGA software to the user.
Duration: 1.5 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. To receive 2016 credits for OMEGA webinars, attendees must complete the OMEGA I: Foundation course and at least one additional OMEGA webinar.

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