Newfoundland 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 – Newfoundland

                                                Draft Part A Schedule 2017-2018 (Thursday)

Date

Activity

Time

Sept 7, 2017 @

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

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


 1 hour

Sept 8 - Oct 4, 2017

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

10 hours

Oct 5, 2017 @

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

Tutorial Module 1


2 hours*

Oct 6 - Nov 1, 2017

Module 2: Occupational Disease – DECM 1

10 hours

Nov 2, 2017 @

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

Tutorial Module 2


2 hours*

Nov 3 -  Dec 6, 2017

Module 3: Occupational Disease – DECM 2

10 hours

Dec 7, 2017 @

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

Tutorial Module 3


2 hours*

Dec 8 – Jan 31, 2018

Module 4: Assessing fitness for work

10 hours

January 20, 2018 @ 9:00-5:30 p.m. NST

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

Location: TBD

7.5 hours*

Feb 1, 2018 @

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

Tutorial Module 4


2 hours*

Feb 2 – Feb 28, 2018

Module 5: Return to work planning

10 hours

 

Mar 1, 2018 @

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

Tutorial Module 5


2 hours*

Mar 2 - Apr 4, 2018

Module 6: Mental health and work

10 hours

 

Apr 5, 2018 @

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

Tutorial Module 6


2 hours*

Apr 6 - May 2, 2018

Module 7: Communication and Advocacy

10 hours

 

May 3, 2018 @

 7:00-9:00 p.m. NDT

Tutorial Module 7


2 hours*

May 4 – Jun 6, 2018

Module 8: Occupational health problems in community practice

10 hours

 

Jun 7, 2018 @

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

Tutorial Module 8


2 hours*

June 16, 2018 @ 9:00-5:30 p.m.

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

Location: TBD

7.5 hours*