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Clinical Application

COURSE DESCRIPTION 

CLINICAL APPLICATION provides practical learning opportunities for students to put their theory to practice. Nurses will also have an opportunity that allows each Nurse to complete a 2 hour mentorship. Mentorship is one-on-one with an experienced Foot Care Nurse in a variety of settings. Each setting may include : Independent Living, Seniors Centres, LTC Centres, Community, or at the main clinic. The Clinical program will be held at TiredSole™ for hands-on experience with an on-site Foot Care Nurse and Nurse Educator. The Student will be processing their own tools and have one full day of assessing Volunteers and assist with their Foot Care ailments thus putting your theory to practice. All of your questions will be answered by the end of your 4 day clinical based portion of this course. Guest Speakers may include but not limited too : Chiropodist, Accountant, CPC, Pedorthist, Massage Therapist, Orthotist.

Don’t forget you can apply for the education initiative through RPNAO RNAO for up to a $1,500.00 reimbursement when you have completed this course.  
 

REGISTRATION 

Successful completion of a recognized theory FCN course, with a minimum grade of 75% within the last 12 months.

Each applicant must carry proof of at least $2 Million insurance (malpractice/ liability). RPNAO is one provider option. 

Each applicant must hold a current non-restricted Nursing Registration (temporary or full) from the territory or province in which they reside. If not from Ontario, a temporary licence for hands on clinical days is required. 

The student is expected to bring in the necessary documentation on Day 1 of Clinical. There is no Textbook used for this course. Our theory has all the necessary information loaded into the course along with a dictionary of terms Please Note: PPE Supplies and Rotary tool are not included in the total cost of the course.

Once full payment is received the student will be scheduled for a 3 hours shadowing experience in a location that can best fit into your schedule. No Home Visits will have shadowing C/O confidentiality  ( no extra charge )

Shadowing locations may include :

*Long Term Care Facility

*Residential Care Facility 

*Main clinic at TiredSole™

*Senior Centre 

 

Supplies( Kits) may be purchased though TiredSole at a discounted price. This kit is the perfect starter kit and includes the basic needs of a beginner Foot Care Nurse and will take you through the course with enough supplies left for you and your new Foot Care Career. Nippers will be supplied by TiredSole™ for use during the course.  The rest of the kit may be purchased though our skills for nurses shop  SAVE YOUR SPOT- LIMITED SEATING CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 

$1050.00 to be sent via E transfer ( Lisa@tiredsole.com ) to access the online site, the remainder $2550.00 to be paid 3 weeks prior to your chosen clinical start date. 

Click here to see a Sample of our Course Outline ( online )

Please see and read over CAFCN’S National Competencies for a more in-depth information of our Course Competencies.

Clinical Course Outline ( 3 days ) runs from Thursday to Sunday from our TiredSole™ Location 3050 Woodroffe Ave. Suite 9 Ottawa,Ontario, Please email lisa@tiredsole.com for an up-to-date calendar of Clinical 2023 dates : ( updated ) September 21st- 23rd /  November 16th-18th ( last Class of 2023 ) January 18th- 20th 2024

Just Launched is our international course with virtual clinical - If you live in a rural part of the city, or unable to take the time off ? This on line clinical may be an option for you. With the virtual clinical you would be able to add on face to face days at your own convince. There is an option for a full day of hands on with volunteers and or shadowing and mentorship days than can be booked around your schedule. Live outside Ontario,,Winnipeg or British Columbia?  The international course is for you we can help you find a hands on portion in your area or you can make accommodations with one of our BC / Ontario Partners.

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