Purchase of this course will provide access to the recorded webinar version of the course below.
Course Code: WEB1020h-1
0.1 AOTA CEUs/1 Contact Hours
Target Audience: Licensed/Certified Medical Professional (i.e. PT, OT, Physician, Nurse), Rehab Professional (ATP, SMS, CRTS), Technician/Repair Specialist
Course Description: This course will examine an introductory holistic perspective of working with AAC and Power Mobility. Topics covered will be working with a client’s posture in a power chair for maximum functionality of driving and communicating, optimal placement of wheelchair mounts for speech generating devices, and integrating speech generating devices with power wheelchairs to accomplish EADLs.
At the conclusion of the course the participant will be able to:
- List 3 types of wheelchair mounts available for SGDs today, and define unique characteristics of each.
- List 2 dimensions of the power wheelchair that are affected by the addition of a speech generating device and define how these changes affect home access.
- List and recognize 3 electronic activities of daily living (EADLs) that a power chair and SGD can be used in tandem to perform.
- What the Webinar Will Not Cover
- Learning Objectives
- Why does it matter?
- Mounting and its effect on a power wheelchair
- Electronic Activities of Daily Living (EADLs)
Course Level: Beginner / Review
Instructional Methods: Lecture
AOTA Classification Code: OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge
ADA: If you require ADA accommodations, please contact the Education Department (Education@PrideMobility.com).
Quantum Rehab/Pride Mobility Products Corp. has been approved as an Accredited Provider #1307743 (Valid through 2/28/26) by the International Association for Continuing Education & Training (IACET) 21670 Ridgetop Circle, Suite 170, Sterling, VA 20166: (703) 763-0705.
AOTA Authorized Provider #6865 (Valid through 12/30/23). AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
This activity is approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #2502011TX (Valid 2/28/25) and meets continuing education requirements for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
CEU Disclaimer: It is the attendee’s responsibility to complete relevant documentation requirements to receive the qualified credit associated with this course. Failure to do so will result in an invalid certificate.