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DIPLOMA in ADVANCED MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY: Toronto
March 4 @ 8:00 am - March 5 @ 5:00 pm$1995.00
Instructor: Dr. Bahram Jam; PT, FCAMT
- Member of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
- Member of the International Federation of Manipulative Therapists
- Credentialed with The McKenzie Institute International
The APTEI “Diploma in Advanced Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy” (Dip. AMPT) is a comprehensive online and in-person, post-graduate program for physiotherapists interested in improving their direct patient care.
The program consists of research-based theory, an intensive practical component and direct patient care demonstrations.
The Dip. AMPT program will involve seven 4-hour online sessions (28 hrs) and five in-person 2-day weekend sessions (90 hrs).
If you are unable to commit to all consecutive sessions, you may still complete the program by simply attending any of the missed sessions at a future date.
You may also register for any of the sessions independently and separately.
Upon the successful completion of the written & practical examinations, the Physical Therapist will earn the title Advanced Musculoskeletal Physical Therapist (AMPT) and receive the APTEI Diploma in Advanced Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy (Dip. AMPT)
The examination process will be similar to all other APTEI courses, where focus is on maximizing your learning experience in an enjoyable stress-free environment. The primary goal to the APTEI examination procedure is to provide PTs with the opportunity to become more effective and confident clinicians.
Upon the successful completion of the Dip. AMPT proagram, physical therapists will receive the Diploma in AMPT. A minimum score of 90% must be achieved in the examination.
To complete the diploma program, you may begin from ANY of the 5 session dates that is most convenient for you.
Session 1 – Cervical & Thoracic Spine (Sat. Feb. 4– Sun. Feb. 5, 2023) – Thornhill, ON
Neck & Thoracic pain / Whiplash Associated Disorders
Cervical neural tissue sensitivity
Session 2 – Lumbar Spine (Sat. Mar. 4– Sun. Mar. 5, 2023) – Thornhill, ON
Low back & sacro-iliac joint pain
Lumbar neural tissue sensitivity / “sciatica”
Thoracic & Lumbar spine manipulation
Session 3 – Upper Extremity (Sat. Apr. 1 – Sun. Apr. 2, 2023) – Scarborough, ON
Shoulder / Elbow / Wrist & hand
Session 4 – Lower Extremity (Sat. May 6 – Sun. May 7, 2023) – Thornhill, ON
Hip / Knee / Foot & ankle
Session 5 – Persistent pain (Sat. Jun. 3 – Sun. Jun. 4, 2023) – Thornhill, ON
Central sensitization / Fibromyalgia / CRPS
Final practical & written exam (Sun. Jun. 4, 2023 – 2pm-5pm) – Thornhill, ON
CRITERIA FOR ACCEPTANCE
- This program is restricted to Registered Physical Therapists who are licensed to practice in Canada, or PT students awaiting licensing.
- There are NO prerequisites for this program
GENERAL COURSE INFORMATION
Tax Receipts provided on course date / $350.00 is non-refundable / No refunds for cancellations 2 weeks or less before course date