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WORKSHOP 3 – Ramps and Rails Workshop @ LifeTec Qld, Brisbane

Created: 16th February 2017
Mon 15 May 2017, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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The ramps and rails workshop aims to provide occupational therapy practitioners with:

  • Knowledge about the relevance and application of the Australian Standards, the Disability Discrimination Act and the Premises Standards for grabrail, handrail and ramp design in domestic environments
  • Knowledge about broad principles for designing internal and external ramps for domestic homes
  • Practical information on the process of measuring up areas for the design and installation of internal and external ramps
  • Information about resources to assist with measuring and designing ramps
  • Information about current literature and research influencing the prescription of grabrails
  • Knowledge about the biomechanics and measurement techniques to inform clinical reasoning processes for grabrail prescription
  • Information about resources to assist with prescribing grabrails and handrails
  • Opportunity to discuss and problem solve case scenarios from their own work setting

LifeTec Qld, Enoggera Rd & Newmarket Rd, Newmarket QLD 4051, Australia


Student registration – click here
Clinician registration – click here

Contact Phone 
0408 781 554
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