Newfoundland Course Schedule 2016-17

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

Foundation Course in Occupational Medicine – Newfoundland

                                                Part A Schedule 2016-2017 (Thursday)

Date

Activity

Learning Method

Time

Sept 8, 2016 @

7:00-8:00 p.m. NDT

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

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

 

 

Sept 9 - Oct 5, 2016

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

Independent Learning

10 hours

Oct 6, 2016 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NDT

Tutorial Module 1

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Oct 7 - Nov 2, 2016

Module 2: Occupational Disease – DECM 1

Independent Learning

10 hours

Nov 3, 2016 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NST

Tutorial Module 2

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Nov 4 -  Nov 30, 2016

Module 3: Occupational Disease – DECM 2

Independent Learning

10 hours

Dec 1, 2016 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NST

Tutorial Module 3

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Dec 2 - Feb 1, 2017

Module 4: Assessing fitness for work

Independent Learning

10 hours

January 21, 2017 @ 9:00-5:30 p.m. NST

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

Location: PDCS Meeting Room 5, HSC, Memorial University

Interactive learning

7.5 hours*

Feb 2, 2017 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NST

Tutorial Module 4

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Feb 3 - Mar 1, 2017

Module 5: Return to work planning

Independent Learning

10 hours

 

Mar 2, 2017 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NST

Tutorial Module 5

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Mar 3 - Apr 5, 2017

Module 6: Mental health and work

Independent Learning

10 hours

 

Apr 6, 2017 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NDT

Tutorial Module 6

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

Apr 7 - May 3, 2017

Module 7: Communication and Advocacy

Independent Learning

10 hours

 

May 4, 2017@ 7:00-9:00 p.m. NDT

Tutorial Module 7

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

May 5 – May 31, 2017

Module 8: Occupational health problems in community practice

Independent Learning

10 hours

 

Jun 1, 2017 @

7:00-9:00 p.m. NDT

Tutorial Module 8

PDCS Meeting Room 4, HSC, Memorial University

Structured discussion of course material

2 hours*

June 17, 2017 @ 9:00-5:30 p.m. NDT

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

Location: Collaborative Health Education Building, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Interactive learning

7.5 hours*

Total Hours         111 hours

31 hours*

*Interactive learning (28%)