San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Ottobock Canada is please to invite you to a one day course on the use of Ottobock Materials. After an introduction and demonstration, participants will have the opportunity to experience working with the materials by fabricating TF sockets.
Join us where we will cover:
- Demonstration of various materials including Duplicating Foam, Pastasil, Impresil, BetaSil and Alginate
- Hands On experience with a variety of Thermoplastics
- Hands On experience with various lamination resins
We want your input! Please take a moment to review the Materials Catalog and tell us about one material you're interested in learning about.
RSVP today! Space is limited!
Lunch, Snacks & Refreshments will be provided.
About the Speaker: Steve Wall R.T.P. (c)
Steve Wall has been an amputee since the age of 20, after losing his leg in a fluke waterskiing accident in 1987. Since, Steve graduated from the George Brown College Prosthetic technical program and ski raced for Canada. Steve oversees the Central Fabrication lab for Ottobock Canada. He also spends time travelling Canada, engaged in socket technology, as well as training new and current MPK wearers on how to obtain the best performance of their knees. Steve’s latest endeavor calls on his athleticism; training and helping amputees to discover running and skiing on Ottobock’s latest fitness prosthetic devices. In his free, time Steve trains and races cross country mountain bikes in provincial sanctioned abled body races. Steve truly has a commitment and passion for helping his fellow amputee friends stand up and live large!
When & Where
Ottobock uses innovative technology, superior service, and world-class education to help people with physical mobility challenges. Established in 1919 in Germany, Ottobock opened its doors in the U.S. in 1958 and in Canada in 1978. Currently in its third generation as a privately held company, Ottobock offers products and services to help people increase and retain their physical independence.