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Formthotics Medical New Zealand Roadshow - Entering the FootZone

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A one day hands-on training course

Presented by: Foot Science International - Education Academy 

Entering the FootZone is a multidisciplinary, intensive one-day course for medical professionals who want to increase their knowledge of the foot and lower limb, and treatment options. This course will combine theory and a practical, hands-on workshop to maximise your learning experience.

Confidently assess your patient’s foot and lower limb function and pathology. Rationalise and justify patient treatment including the appropriate prescription of Formthotics. Learn new clinical methods with the revised 6 Tests, 6 Steps™ a patient centric process of assessment, selection and fitting of Formthotics. 

This can act as a refresher for podiatrists or a special interest course for other medical professionals including physiotherapists, osteopaths, chiropractors, sports medicine practitioners and orthotists who are interested in the FootZone. Learn when it is best to refer to a podiatrist and what you can help assess. The course is taught by Sports Podiatrist, Richard Van Plateringen from Dunedin and will include lunch and morning and afternoon tea plus a 5 pair pack of Formthotics and orthotic additions for you to use during the training course and in your practice.


  • Learn how to confidently diagnose, assess and treat your patients' foot conditions
    quickly and accurately
  • Improve your knowledge of foot function and lower limb biomechanics
  • Learn how to incorporate orthotic therapy into your treatment regimes
  • Learn when to refer 

2017 COURSE DATES (sign up on Eventbrite by clicking city):

Time: 8:30am to 5:30pm

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  • The one-day course
  • Course handout and other tools used in the workshop
  • The provision of morning tea, a catered lunch and afternoon tea
  • A 5 pair pack of Formthotics and orthotic additions for you to use during the training course and in your practice
  • Certificate of attendance

Course fees:

  • Standard fee: $219.00 incl. GST (plus booking fee) per person
  • Multiple delegate fee: $199.00 incl. GST (plus booking fee) per person, register two delegates or more (from the same practice)
  • New 2017 graduate fee: $199.00 incl. GST (plus booking fee) per person 

Terms and Conditions:

Cancellations and transfers

• Should you be unable to attend, a substitute is always welcome.

You can also transfer to a later course. Cancellations received

within 10 working days prior to the course date will receive a refund

minus a $50 service charge.

• No refunds can be made for cancellations on or after the course

date. However you will still receive Formthotics.

• Course fee payment is due by the time of booking.

• Courses are limited to 25 people. If the course reaches maximum

capacity a wait list will be recorded.

• If the course registrant number in any location is less than 10

people, Foot Science International has the right to postpone or

cancel the course.

• Foot Science International reserve the right to alter presenters of

these courses in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

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