Upcoming events

    • 1 Jan 2020
    • 12:00 AM
    • 31 Dec 2020
    • 11:30 PM
    • Varies

    Objectives of proposed program and target audience
    To train employed podiatric assistants and obtain a certification in podiatric assisting.

    Requirements to take the course
    High school diploma( a grade 12 biology credit is ideal).
    To be eligible to write the exam, the student must have worked as a podiatric assistant for a minimum of one year.
    Must have current First Aid and CPR certification.

    Pre-requisite book
    Memmler’s Structure and Function of the Human Body, 10th edition. By Taylor, Jason J. & Cohen, Barbara J. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams & Wilkens, 2013.

    Recommended books
    Common Foot Disorders by Neale, Donald & Adams, Isobel. Churchill & Livingstone
    Saunders Medical Office Management, 3rd edition. By. Alice A Andress.

    Timeline to Complete
    12+ months (must write exam at conference within 23 months of registering for program)

    At the end of each chapter are questions to be completed.  Please have your employer or colleague mark your chapter questions and record the completion date and grade. This information will be required to be handed into CFPM at the time of the final exam.

    Recommended adjunct workshops
    Hands on training or workshops are recommended to be completed at conferences prior to writing the final exam.
    Passing grade on final exam, examination date for first intake of registrants is at the CFPM conference in November 2018.
    Must attain a minimum of  80% to pass.

    Maintaining Certification

    After certification, a minimum of 14 hours of continuing education must be completed within a 2-year cycle.
    Must be an assistant member of the CFPM and must be actively employed by a CFPM member practitioner.
    Must maintain their CPR certification.

    Cancellation Policy:
    No cancellation or refunds allowed once the registrant is in receipt of the assistants program manual.

    A partial refund of 50% is permitted if a registrant ceases to be employed by a CFPM registered Chiropodist/Podiatrist within 3 months of registration. If employment cessation is after 3 months of registration; no refund is allowed. In order to receive the refund the manual must be returned to the CFPM office.

    • 9 Apr 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Via Zoom

    Leading in Uncertain Times

    We have partnered with Enliven HR Consulting who will be conducting a webinar with members and stakeholders on Thursday, April 9th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST

    During this webinar, Jodi Zigelstein-Yip, Chief HR Innovator and Founder of Enliven HR will be addressing many of the questions you have regarding leading in uncertain times.

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Assess the current state of COVID-19 across the country and globally
    • Realize the impact that the pandemic has on the employee-base including those working remotely and those on leave
    • Identify how to address employees’ personal needs during times of uncertainty and change
    • Discuss how leaders can continue to engage with their teams
    • Determine appropriate resources to leverage

    Event Details:

    Thursday, April 9, 2020
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EST
    Via Zoom - You will receive a Zoom link after you have registered for this event. 

    Our Speaker: Jodi Zigelstein-Yip is a twenty-one (21) year leader and veteran in the HR community and is the Chief HR Innovator and Founder of Enliven HR Consulting Inc. Jodi plays a major role in her client’s businesses by delivering innovative, sustainable and strategic HR programs and solutions designed to unleash leadership potential, drive performance, increase organizational effectiveness and steer business results.

    Her expertise is in the creation of unique leadership development and high-potential development initiatives including executive coaching and action-based learning projects, succession planning and talent assessment programs. Jodi engages small, medium and large national and multi-national clients in a variety of industries.

    • 12 Nov 2020
    • 12:00 PM
    • 14 Nov 2020
    • 5:00 PM
    • Hilton Mississauga Meadowvale Hotel, Mississauga, ON

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