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.

All of our in-person courses and webinars are credentialed by IACET and ProCert. This program is presented to you in partnership with VGM Education. VGM Education is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

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

Manual Mobility (2)

Optimal Configuration

Examining the components of ultralight manual wheelchairs

Although the weight of the frame of an ultralight manual wheelchair is a critical component for selection, there are additional components that affect the efficiency and function of the manual wheelchair. This course will examine those components with regard to weight and function. The participant will be able to identify these components and justify their use.

2 Hours

Degrees of Rotation

Clinical benefits of tilt technology in manual wheelchairs

Tilt-in-space wheelchairs have been utilized for pressure relief, however the advances of tilt technology have given the client opportunity to utilize tilt wheelchairs for other clinical benefits. This seminar will look at the different technologies and their clinical benefits to the client. The participant will be able to identify the differences between fixed and adjustable seat angle and provide justification for their use.

2 Hours

Power Mobility (4)
Seating & Positioning (2)
Pediatrics (2)

Event Calendar

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