Edmonton Course Schedule 2016-17

The program is presented as eight distance learning modules, each supplemented by tutorials and two face-to-face workshops.  Alberta face-to-face workshops are held at the University of Alberta.

 

Foundation Course in Occupational Medicine - Alberta

Part A Schedule 2016-2017 (Wednesday/)

Date

Activity

Learning Method

Time

Sept 7, 2016

@ 6:00-8:00 p.m. MDT

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

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

 

 

Sept 8 - Oct 4, 2016

Module 1: The framework for occupational health in Alberta and Canada

Independent Learning

10 hours

Oct 5, 2016

@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MDT

Tutorial Module 1

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Oct 6 - Nov 1, 2016

Module 2: Occupational Disease – DECM 1

Independent Learning

10 hours

Nov 2, 2016

 @ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MST

Tutorial Module 2

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Nov 3 – Dec 6, 2016

Module 3: Occupational Disease – DECM 2

Independent Learning

10 hours

Dec 7, 2016

@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MST

Tutorial Module 3

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Dec 8 – Jan 31, 2017

Module 4: Assessing fitness for work

Independent Learning

10 hours

January 14, 2017

@ 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. MST

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

Location:  Alumni House, 11515 Saskatchewan Drive ( U of A), Edmonton

Interactive learning

7.5 hours*

Feb 1, 2017

@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MST

Tutorial Module 4

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Feb 2 – Feb 28th, 2017

Module 5: Return to work planning

Independent Learning

10 hours

Mar 1 2017

@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MST

Tutorial Module 5

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Mar 2 - Apr 4, 2017

Module 6: Mental health and work

Independent Learning

10 hours

Apr 5, 2017

@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MDT

Tutorial Module 6

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Apr 6 - May 2, 2017

Module 7: Communication and Advocacy

Independent Learning

10 hours

May 3, 2017

 @ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MDT

Tutorial Module 7

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

May 4 – June 6, 2017

Module 8: Occupational health problems in community practice

Independent Learning

10 hours

June 7, 2017

@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. MDT

Tutorial Module 8

Location:  5-24 University Terrace, 8303-112 Street, Edmonton

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

June 24, 2017

@ 9:00-5:30 p.m. MDT

Face to Face Workshop (Modules 4-6): Fitness for Work and Disability

Location:  Alumni House, 11515 Saskatchewan Drive (U of A), Edmonton

Interactive learning

7.5 hours*