Apex Education Programs
Apex can provide you with Pedorthic Education and training to help you differentiate your business and increase your overall customer base. These hands-on training sessions will truly lead to a much higher level of service for your customers.
Apex is recognized as a worldwide leader in pedorthic education with more than 20 certified pedorthists on staff. At Apex, we are committed to offering our customers unmatched education, training and technical support.
For education questions, please email Jerry.Klein@ohi.net or call 201-371-5187.
2016 Therapeutic Shoe-Fitter Program
Apex is pleased to offer a comprehensive two-part education program to help quality participants become an ABC Certified Fitter of therapeutic shoes. The series, offered in two parts, begins with the Apex live shoe fitter program, which
According to the ABC, (the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics), “an ABC Certified Fitter of therapeutic shoes (CFts) is an individual trained and qualified in the provision of non-custom therapeutic shoes and non-custom diabetic multi-density inserts. A certified fitter of therapeutic shoes is competent to practice within the scope of non-custom therapeutic footwear only.”
The Apex live shoe-fitter program, hand in hand with the ANO online program, will fulfill the educational requirements needed to qualify for the ABC Certificate. In addition, individuals must pass an ABC standardized test.
The registration fee is $150.
To learn more about this program, please call 201-371-5187.
Apex Online Continuing Education Program - Apex U on CD
Alternately, You can now earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) toward your certification right in the comfort of your own home. Apex U on CD includes a comprehensive workbook that features seminar outlines, illustrations and chapter tests. This course is good for those who are looking for CEUs toward the following programs: Orthotists, Orthotic Assistants, Orthotic Technicians, Pedorthists, Therapeutic Shoe Fitters.
This program has been awarded 14.5 Scientific Credits by ABC and 14.5 Category 1 CEs by BOC
Cost: $195, plus shipping and handling.
To place an order for the Apex U CD, call the Apex Customer Service team at 800-252-2739.