STEPS Course List

Our Sunrise Training and Education Program (STEPS) seminars are designed to provide participants with clinical education on a variety of topics related to improving the provision process and outcomes related to CRT including manual wheelchairs, power wheelchairs, and seating. Each seminar is conducted by a member of our highly educated and experienced team of professionals in engaging formats which include lecture, discussions, and hands-on activities to provide the most optimal learning experience.

For additional information, including details on how to schedule an event in your area, please email us at STEPSrequest@sunmed.com.

Manual Mobility (2)

Examining the Components of Ultra Lightweight Wheelchairs

When it comes to recommending the best ultra lightweight wheelchair for a client, various factors come into play, including the client's preferences, set-up of the wheelchair, weight, components, etc. This two-hour course explores the science and technology of ultra lightweight wheelchair frames, components, and set-up as well as provides clinically relevant concepts to anyone involved in the assessment to improve the outcome for the client. Time will also be spent exploring the importance of the configuration of wheelchairs and examining the benefits, features, and situations in which certain components on an ultra lightweight manual wheelchair may be best.

2 Hours

Analyzing the Components and Configurations of Manual Wheelchairs

In order to recommend a wheeled mobility device for a client, it is essential to have a good understanding of the parts and pieces that go into creating the best wheelchair for the individual. During this four-hour course, participants will have the opportunity to explore the science and technology of manual wheelchairs as well as learn about clinically relevant concepts involved in the assessment and prescription of both independent and dependent manual wheelchairs. Time will be spent reviewing the assessment process, exploring the importance of the configuration of wheelchairs, and examining the benefits, features, and situations in which certain components on manual wheelchairs may be best.

4 Hours

Power Mobility (3)
Seating & Positioning (2)
Pediatrics (2)

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