Hands-on Footcare Training
Hands-on Footcare Training


 
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Only 6 students per class! (3 Proctors per day)

Includes lunch, handbooks, reference materials and all equipment is provided.

10 Hours of Hands-on Credit per day

WOCN & AFCNA accept this class toward prerequisites for Certification

See below for explanation of Nursing CEs awarded

Tuition: $455.00 per day (July, August and September 2022)

Beginning in October:
3 Day Workshop $1,365.00 (30 clinic hours and 17 CEs)


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Hands-on Foot Care Training Workshop

With numbers of Seniors and Boomers increasing in our society, routine foot care is a skill that nurses and other health care professionals need to add to their practices. Dr. Julia Overstreet will take only six students at a time for a full day of hands on training. The day begins with 1 hour of practice with the instruments and sanders so you can become more comfortable with the instruments that you will be using. You will practice using each instrument on practice materials that simulate nails and calluses.

The rest of the day is spent with patients! Each student will be able to work with as many patients as their speed permits. Dr. Overstreet will be at chair side to instruct, demonstrate, advise and encourage! Remember that there will only be six students at each session so you will have excellent mentoring from Dr. Overstreet as well as 2 additional Proctors who are Certified Foot Care Specialists. You will leave this day with the confidence and skills to immediately begin providing foot care as a part of your practice.

If your goal is to apply for WOCN or AFCNA.org Foot & Nail Care Certification, this program qualifies and fulfills the hands-on requirement for that certification.
The program is held at a facility in Issaquah, Washington. It is offered three days each month. Check the listings below for availability.

Your training package includes:

  • All Instruments and equipment needed for the full day
  • Training references and handouts
  • Medicare compliant patient encounter document sheets
  • Infection control protocol worksheets
  • Special information & material to help you start your own foot care practice
  • One-on-one proctoring from Dr. Overstreet with a maximum of 6 students per session
  • Lots of challenging feet to learn on!

The clinic staff:

Dr. Julia ..Bonnie ..Sarah ..Shirley

Dr. Julia Overstreet, Clinic Director/Proctor
Bonnie Ackles, Proctor
Sarah Andrew, Proctor
Shirley Lovelace, Office Manager

Class Location:
Rainier Foot Care Clinic
1871 NW Gilman Blvd, Suite #2C
Issaquah, WA 98027




***ALL NURSES MUST BE FULLY COVID VACCINATED.
No exceptions. Must send copy of your Covid Vax card.
Please text copy to: 425-985-3639
or Email a copy to: JuliaOverstreet@yahoo.com



2022 Class dates:

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*****Beginning in October, everyone will be required to register for the full 3 day program.
This will coincide with the new AFCNA requirement for 30 hours of Hands-On Training

October Workshop - (19th, 20th, 21st) $1,365.00 (total for all three days)
November Workshop - (16th, 17th, 18th)
$1,365.00 (total for all three days)
December Workshop - (14th, 15th, 16th)
$1,365.00
(total for all three days)

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Requirements for Foot Care Certification:
WOCNCB (CFCN) - requires 40 hours of proctored Hands-on training
AFCNA (CFCS) - requires 30 hours of proctored Hands-on training (only 20 hours needed before October 1st)


Credit Certificates Awarded:

You will receive a Certificate for 10 Hours of proctored hands-on training for each day that you attend. So the full 3 day workshop will award 30 Hours of Proctored training and 17 CE hours.

These hours are accepted by both the WOCN and AFCNA as prerequisites for their foot care certification programs.


"Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing,
Provider Number CEP15965 , for contact hours as listed above"

The CE credits are accepted by State Nursing Boards nationwide and by the WOCN

Required Videos
There are 8 videos which you must watch to prepare for the class.

Here is a link to these videos.
https://vimeo.com/album/3956987

The total viewing time is approximately 8 hours. You will receive 8 CNE credits for watching them.

Please be sure to watch these videos before coming to the Hands-on Class. It is a necessary prerequisite.

These videos are also located at the bottom of this web page in case you would rather watch it there instead of downloading it.

Required Reading
Here is a link:
https://rainiermed.sharefile.com/d-sfd0ba42a2834f11a

***ALL NURSES MUST BE FULLY COVID VACCINATED.
No exceptions. Must send copy of your Covid Vax card.
Please text copy to: 425-985-3639
or Email a copy to: JuliaOverstreet@yahoo.com

IMPORTANT CLASS INFORMATION:

Class Location:
Rainier Foot Care Clinic
1871 NW Gilman Blvd, Suite #2C
Issaquah, WA 98027


Class Times:
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM (Pacific Time)
The class is from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. So you definitely need to come in the night before.
But if there's an outgoing flight after about 8 PM, you can go home that night.
(We end at 6:00 and it's about 45 minutes to the airport on a Saturday, much longer on weekdays)



Airport:
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEATAC)
The airport is approximately 45 minutes from Issaquah.



Lodging near class:
NEARBY HOTELS:
All are within a few blocks of the Class location
All about 30-45 minutes from SEATAC Airport


Hilton Garden Inn
1800 NW Gilman Blvd
Issaquah, WA 98027
425-837-3600




Other Hotels:

Homewood Suites

1484 Hyla Avenue NW
Issaquah, Washington, 98027
425-395-3006

Springhill Suites
1185 NW Maple Street
Issaquah, WA
425-427-6000

Motel 6
1885 15th Place NW
I-90 at SR 900, Exit #15
Issaquah, WA, 98027
425-392-8405

AirBNB.com
We have had good comments from students that
www.airbnb.com has some GREAT rooms to rent for low cost.
Safe, clean, cheap!

Here are direct links to two AirBNB site where several of our nurses have stayed.
Maybe try it first to see if rooms are available.
Nancy's Bed & Breakfast
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/12763566

Big Bear Place
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/8472382



Refund Policy:
This class is limited to only seven nurses per day. We have roughly 30 patients coming for each class. So if one of the nurses cancels at the last minute, it puts a burden on the remaining nurses. They are not able to spend the time they need to work with each patient fully and provide good care.

If you need to cancel, please call 425-223-5173 and leave a voicemail, giving your name and the date you are canceling. You can also leave an email at DrJulia@RainierMedEd.com with the same information. If we receive this voicemail or email fourteen (14) days prior to your class, you qualify for a full refund or for rescheduling to the next available class at no additional charge. However, if you do not inform us fourteen (14) days in advance, we cannot fill your spot. Therefore, you forfeit 100% of your tuition. The exceptions to this would be a "snow or weather day." or an illness, verified by a doctor's note.



If you have dietary restrictions for lunch, please email us at: DrJulia@RainierMed.com.
There are approximately 8 hours of free videos to watch in order to prepare for class.


Required Reading
Here is a link:
https://rainiermed.sharefile.com/d-s5615fd22fcf44319

Required Videos

There are 8 videos which you must watch to prepare for the class.
You can watch them here or download them from this link:
https://vimeo.com/album/3956987

The total viewing time is approximately 8 hours
You will receive 8 nursing CEs upon completion



Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 9 Write a review »

  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Hands-on Review January 15, 2020
Reviewer: Lisa from Wisconsin  
I loved the hands-on course. Worth the flight to Seattle! All of the instructors were experienced and very supportive. I would highly recommend it!

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 September Class December 18, 2019
Reviewer: Mardean Haines from Castle Rock, CO  
I thoroughly enjoyed meeting everyone and found the class very helpful.  I hope to be able to come back.  Thank you for your help and support.

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Julia November 21, 2019
Reviewer: Denise M. Jakes  
My goal is to become certified in Foot and Nail Care.  The
Hands on training session , met all my expectations.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Hands on foot care training November 16, 2019
Reviewer: Jacki Foslin from Port Angeles, Washington  
Great training! Many patients to work with ranging from routine trimming to challenging issues such a pterygium's and ram's horn nails.
Dr. Julia, Bonnie and Sarah were wonderful to work with.

Thanks again.

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Hands-On Training October 24, 2019
Reviewer: Heather Fogg, RN from Bangor, ME  
The hands-on training in Issaquah was excellent! Dr. Julia , Bonnie, and the entire staff were welcoming, informative and supportive every step of the way! There is so much need for this training and education! I'm ready to hit the ground running, spreading the word, and helping lots of folks who desperately need this service!

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