STEPS Training / Training Calendar 2021

Training Calendar 2021

See below for our upcoming training and webinar dates:

Date Workshop Title Location
Registration Link
Description
16/2/2021 Tool Time: Adjustments in the Field

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/135597446613 Feel confident to make minor adjustments to a manual wheelchair and seating in the field, understand how a small adjustment can have significant, positive effects on function and know the difference between imperial and metric.
24/2/2021 Quickie Nitrum Launch Event & Showroom Launch

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/135431430053 The Quickie Nitrum is our new Rigid Ultra Lightweight Wheelchair, it is a result of our extensive experience developing high-end manual wheelchairs. This event will be in-person and is free to attend for all guests. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
1/3/2021 Quickie Nitrum Launch Webinar Webinar (Available online only) https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9006339849287213579

Join us for an online event to learn all about the brand NEW Quickie Nitrum!

The Quickie Nitrum is our new Rigid Ultra Lightweight Wheelchair, it is a result of our extensive experience developing high-end manual wheelchairs. The Nitrum is engineered to efficiently convert your energy into motion, allowing you to propel with the least amount of effort.

3/3/2021 Clinical Manual Wheelchair Propulsion Webinar Webinar (Available online only)  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7626862874265247499 This webinar will discuss how wheelchair set-up and components impact client function, independence and well-being.  
10/03/2021 Sunrise Master Class - Paediatric Development of Posture and Motor Control

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/141230085989  Join us for an interactive session. We will discuss how to engage your young paediatric clients in fun activities that promote posture and enhanced motor control.
16/03/2021 Seating and Mobility Crash Course – Increasing Confidence for the Non- Seating Specialist OT’s 

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

TBC If you have an interest or need to be more confident in assessment for wheelchairs and seating systems, and want learn more about how to successfully provide options to your clients, this is the workshop for you!  
18/03/2021 Case by Case – Taking Wheelchair and Seating Evaluation from Initial Assessment to Final Prescription.  Building Confidence through Practice – Adult Aidacare - Albury Please Contact - www.aidacare.com.au This is an intermediate course addressing the seating and wheelchair mobility needs of the adult population. We will take the process from the beginning: including client assessment, postural mat evaluation and possible solutions for abnormal postures.  We’ll then translate this information into product prescription.  
24/03/2021 Tool Time: Adjustments in the Field

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/137208738029 Feel confident to make minor adjustments to a manual wheelchair and seating in the field, understand how a small adjustment can have significant, positive effects on function and know the difference between imperial and metric.
29/03/2021 Power to the People: Power Mobility – Complex Situations Requiring Unique Solutions Aidacare - Towoomba Please Contact www.aidacare.com.au Join us for a Quickie Masterclass in complex powered mobility.  We’ll go beyond the typical and address when standard features don’t meet client functional need. We’ll look at more complex situations including less typical power seating systems - such as standing, lateral tilt and anterior tilt.  Plus more!
30/03/2021 TOOL TIME: Adjustments in the Field - WEBINAR Webinar (Available online only) https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4868615910490582028 Feel confident to make minor adjustments to a manual wheelchair and seating in the field, understand how a small adjustment can have significant, positive effects on function and know the difference between imperial and metric.
31/03/2021 Case by Case – Taking Wheelchair and Seating Evaluation from Initial Assessment to Final Prescription.  Building Confidence through Practice – Adult Aidacare - Ballina Please Contact - www.aidacare.com.au This is an intermediate course addressing the seating and wheelchair mobility needs of the adult population. We will take the process from the beginning: including client assessment, postural mat evaluation and possible solutions for abnormal postures.  We’ll then translate this information into product prescription.  
10-11/04/2021 Source Kids Expo - Sydney International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour https://www.sourcekids.com.au/expo/expo-sydney-2020/ Following the success of the Source Kids Disability Expos in Brisbane and Melbourne, we’re thrilled to announce that in 2021 they are adding Sydney to the calendar. 
04/05/2021 Case by Case – Taking Wheelchair and Seating Evaluation from Initial Assessment to Final Prescription.  Building Confidence through Practice – Adult IMR - Newcastle Please Contact - https://www.imr.net.au/ This is an intermediate course addressing the seating and wheelchair mobility needs of the adult population. We will take the process from the beginning: including client assessment, postural mat evaluation and possible solutions for abnormal postures.  We’ll then translate this information into product prescription.  
11/05/2021 Manual Wheelchair Prescription and Client Skills training

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

TBC Learn how to prescribe and configure manual wheelchairs to maximize independence, function and long- term health with avoidance of overuse injuries.   Topics will include assessment strategies, frame selection, configuration to promote safe, functional independence in an active manual wheelchair. 
11/05/2021 Case by Case – Taking Wheelchair and Seating Evaluation from Initial Assessment to Final Prescription.  Building Confidence through Practice – Adult Aidacare - Brisbane Please contact www.aidacare.com.au This is an intermediate course addressing the seating and wheelchair mobility needs of the adult population. We will take the process from the beginning: including client assessment, postural mat evaluation and possible solutions for abnormal postures.  We’ll then translate this information into product prescription.
17-19/05/2020 ATSA - Melbourne Exhibition Pavilion, Melbourne Showgrounds https://www.atsaindependentlivingexpo.com.au/ In 2021, the ATSA Independent Living Expo is set to have more than 100 exhibitors displaying a wide range of products and services in assistive technology, mobility solutions, pressure care, employment support, accessible recreation/holiday ideas, modified motor vehicles and a lot more.
25-27/05/2021 ATSA - Perth Robinson Pavilion, Claremont Showground https://www.atsaindependentlivingexpo.com.au/ In 2021, the ATSA Independent Living Expo is set to have more than 100 exhibitors displaying a wide range of products and services in assistive technology, mobility solutions, pressure care, employment support, accessible recreation/holiday ideas, modified motor vehicles and a lot more.
9/06/2021 24 Hour Positioning

Sunrise Medical Australia

11 Daniel Street, Wetherill Park 2164 NSW

TBC This is an intermediate course addressing the postural and mobility needs of the pediatric population while considering all 24 hours of the day.
23-25/06/2021 OTA - Cairns Cairns Convention Centre https://www.otaus2021.com.au/ The 29th National Conference and Exhibition will be held at the Cairns Convention Centre, Queensland and will take place from 23-25 June 2021 with an expected audience of over 1,000 delegates. 
3-4/07/2021 Source Kids Expo - Brisbane Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre https://www.sourcekids.com.au/expo/expo-brisbane-2020/
  • Over 120 disability product and service providers in one space for the two-day event
  • A live Info-Pod with an incredible list of speakers
  • A Performance zone to entertain young and old


Please contact us via email or telephone if you have any questions or require further information regarding out events.

E-mail: marketing@sunrisemedical.com.au
Ph: (02) 96786600

    
We look forward to seeing you at our events!
 

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