Pedorthics

Become a Certified Pedorthist in Canada.

Do you have a degree in Kinesiology, Science, Health Science or a related field? Consider becoming a Certified Pedorthist in Canada. Discover the field of pedorthics: the assessment of the lower limbs through observation of surface anatomy, palpation, gait, and range of motion. Explore the manufacturing, fitting and modification of foot appliances and footwear for the purposes of alleviating painful or debilitating conditions of the lower limbs.

The practicum provides hands-on experience, a strong network of industry contacts, and an edge in the job search process. It is the culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry.

Option 1: Diploma in Pedorthics 

Designed for

University graduates with a degree in Kinesiology who are interested in pursuing a career in pedorthics.

Get Hands-on Experience

  • three practicum placements (1320 hours total)

Details

Completion Time: 12 months, 12 months online Diploma in Pedorthics course work with 3 practicums
Requirements: Undergraduate Degree and prerequisite courses with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study.
Designed for: Recent university graduates or those seeking a change in career
Domestic Tuition: $8000
International Tuition: $14000
NOTE: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software or university ancillary fees.

Option 2: Pedorthics Bridging Program

Designed for

University graduates with a STEM related degree. Must have completed .5 degree credit in a university level anatomy course 

Get Hands-on Experience

  • three practicum placements (1320 hours total)

Details

Completion Time: 16 months, 4 months online bridging course + 12 months online Diploma in Pedorthics course work with 3 practicum placements
Requirements: STEM related degree and with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study
Designed for: Recent university graduates or those seeking a change in career
Domestic Tuition: Bridging course: $1250 plus Diploma in Pedorthics: $8000
International Tuition: Bridging course: $1250 plus Diploma in Pedorthics: $8000
NOTE: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software or ancillary fees.

The Diploma in Pedorthics and Pedorthics Bridging Program application will both be available November 1st, 2019 (admission for September 2020)
 

WebsitePost-Degree Site

For information on how to apply to the program, please visit the Post-Degree website for details.

 

 

Western Advantage

Are you a current Western University student or graduate? Find out more about how the Western Advantage can benefit you!

 

Enroll Now - Select a bundle to enroll in

Not available for enrollment
Description
Enroll in all courses listed for the Diploma in Pedorthics program.
Tuition
Never expires

Courses

Required

10 Course(s)

Required