British Columbia Part A Course Schedule 2017-18


The program is presented as eight distance learning modules, each supplemented by tutorials and two face-to-face workshops.

  Foundation Course in Occupational Medicine – Part A British Columbia

Draft Part A Schedule 2017-2018 (Mondays)


Date

Activity

Time

Sept 11, 2017

@7:00-8:00 p.m. PDT

Introduction to Foundation Course: Face-to-face and Teleconference

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

1 hour 

Sept 12 – Oct 1, 2017

Module 1: The framework for occupational health in British Columbia and Canada

10 hours

Oct 2, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PDT

Tutorial Module 1

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

Oct 3 - Nov 5, 2017

Module 2: Occupational Disease – DECM 1

10 hours

Nov 6, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PST

Tutorial Module 2

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

Nov 7 – Dec 3, 2017

Module 3: Occupational Disease – DECM 2

10 hours

Dec 4, 2017

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PST

Tutorial Module 3

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

Dec 5, 2017 – Feb 4, 2018

Module 4: Assessing fitness for work

10 hours

January 20, 2018

@ 8:45-5:30 p.m. PST

Face to Face Workshop (Modules 1-3): Recognizing and managing occupational illness

Location:  Vancouver General Hospital

Jim Pattison Pavilion Paetzold - Room 1888

899 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9

7.5 hours*

Feb 5, 2018

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PST

Tutorial Module 4

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

Feb 6 – Mar 4, 2018

Module 5: Return to work planning

10 hours

 

Mar 5, 2018

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PST

Tutorial Module 5

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

Mar 6 – Apr 8, 2018

Module 6: Mental health and work

10 hours

 

Apr 9, 2018

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PDT

Tutorial Module 6

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

Apr 10 – May 6, 2018

Module 7: Communication and Advocacy

10 hours

 

May 7, 2018

@ 6:30-8:30 p.m. PDT

Tutorial Module 7

Location:  201-1190 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC

2 hours*

May 8 – May 25, 2018

Module 8: Occupational health problems in community practice

10 hours

 

May 26, 2018

@ 8:45-5:30 p.m. PDT

and

May 27, 2018

@ 8:45-12:00 p.m PDT

Tutorial Module 8;

Face to Face Workshop (Modules 4-8): Fitness for Work and Disability

Location:  Vancouver General Hospital

Jim Pattison Pavilion Paetzold - Room 1888

899 W 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9

2 hours;

7.5 hours*