Foot Care Nurse Course
Are you interested in becoming a foot care nurse specialist?
We are a team of dedicated professionals, specializing in nurse-led medical foot care. Our mission is to provide education and training to healthcare professionals in the field of nursing foot care. With years of experience and expertise, we are committed to providing a quality course that empower nurses to excel in their practice. We understand the importance of continuous learning and staying updated with the latest advancements in foot care. This course is designed to equip nurses with the knowledge and skills needed to provide exceptional foot care to their community. Join us on this journey of professional growth and become a part of our thriving community of foot care experts.
About The Course
This collaborative course has been designed to assist the health care provider in increasing their knowledge, skill and ability in the nursing specialty area of foot care. You will gain comprehensive understanding of the various medical conditions that effect the feet, how to treat appropriately within your scope of practice, and most importantly how to educate on the importance of foot health. Continued education to maintain competencies as per the students regulatory body, is the responsibility of the individual and is highly encouraged.
The Advanced Nursing Foot Care Course is complete with Theory Curriculum Material (110hrs) as per the Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses Competencies, including PAC Position Statement and guidelines. As well as Clinical Practicum Experience of 25hours.
Theory coverage includes, but is not limited to:
Anatomy & Biomechanics of the Lower Limb & Foot
Conditions of the Foot & Nail
Infection Prevention & Control
Diabetic Foot Care Management
Assessment, Terminology & Skill
Theory is completed on an online platform with quizzes for each chapter made up of multiple-choice, matching, and fill-in-the-blank questions that pertain to the textbook and related websites that are provided throughout the course.
Clinical Practicum, 4 days of hands-on, private guided practical experience, enhancing your knowledge, skill & abilities. As a student you will perform thorough assessments & documentation, patient care, evaluation, patient health teaching, and follow IPAC guidelines and practices. Skills practice is guided and performed one-on-one, in settings that include: Private Professional Clinic, Community Setting & Private Homes.
Attendance is 100% mandatory. Scheduling clinical practicum can be agreed upon in advance to accommodate, however, due to the nature of scheduling, once set, if you are unable to attend, with less than 30days’ notice, re-scheduling fees will apply*.
Upon completion of both Theory & Clinical Practicum, a Certificate of Completion will be provided.
Advanced Nursing Foot Care Theory - $1200+tax
Advanced Nursing Foot Care Practical - $3000+tax Clinical Aspect Completed in London Ontario
Basic Starter Kit, including tools and essentials
* It is at the discretion of the clinical mentor to apply re-scheduling fee of $300 per day