Education & Events

We have a range of training modules, presentations and webinars available to help improve and build on your understanding of assistive technology. If any of these are of interest to you, please register or email your interest to marketing@alliedmedical.co.nz. 

Upcoming Education & Events

  • Basic Programming | Allied Medical ABC's Image
    23-22 Feb 2022

    Basic Programming | Allied Medical ABC's

    For Wheelchair Technicians and Subcontractors only.

    Length: 1 hour

    The Basic Programming component of this module covers the basics of powerchair programming, what you are trying to achieve and how to go about it. We will cover the VR2, Dynamic Shark and Q-Logic 2 controllers. 

    The AML ABC's component of the module will cover a wide variety of topics around working with Allied Medical and our products. We look at warranties, post-sale support, servicing options and go through how to use the Technical Resource Bank on our website.

    Please note AML Certified Modules are for Wheelchair Technicians and Subcontractors only.

    AML Certified Module
    AML Certified: Technician Training
  • Show Your Ability  Image
    07-14 Mar 2022

    Show Your Ability

    Show Your Ability at Auckland, Palmerston North and Christchurch

    Show Your Ability has been successfully providing a focused disability equipment expo across New Zealand for over 22 years. With all of the top disability suppliers exhibiting a whole range of their products, this is the event to be at. 

    Allied Medical will be showcasing a range of new and top-selling products at the following locations and dates:

    7th March 2022 - Eventfinda Stadium, Auckland 

    11th March 2022 - B&M Centre, Palmerston North

    14th March 2022 - Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre, Christchurch 

    No pre registration is required. 

    Event
    Live Events
  • Oceania Seating Symposium Image
    05-07 Apr 2022

    Oceania Seating Symposium

    Oceania Seating Symposium, Rotorua Energy Event Centre, 5th - 7th April, 2022

    Length: 6 hours

    Join in person or virtually for this hybrid event, hosted by seating to Go. The 3rd Oceania Seating Symposium (OSS) at the Rotorua Energy Event Centre, New Zealand on the 5th – 7th April 2022.

    OSS is renowned for providing an innovative and evidence based programme which extends practice, build relationships and opportunities for both practical workshop learning and papers. With a world class line-up of invited speakers, it is the “go to” event for professionals, manufacturers, suppliers and users of wheeled mobility, seating and postural management, and associated technologies.

    The in-person event will adhere to all COVID-19 regulations and protocols in place at the time of the symposium.

    Learn more here

     

    Event
    Live Events

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  • Basic Programming | Allied Medical ABC's Image
    23-22 Feb 2022

    Basic Programming | Allied Medical ABC's

    For Wheelchair Technicians and Subcontractors only.

    Length: 1 hour

    The Basic Programming component of this module covers the basics of powerchair programming, what you are trying to achieve and how to go about it. We will cover the VR2, Dynamic Shark and Q-Logic 2 controllers. 

    The AML ABC's component of the module will cover a wide variety of topics around working with Allied Medical and our products. We look at warranties, post-sale support, servicing options and go through how to use the Technical Resource Bank on our website.

    Please note AML Certified Modules are for Wheelchair Technicians and Subcontractors only.

    AML Certified Module
    AML Certified: Technician Training
  • Bodypoint Webinar Anterior Supports Image

    Bodypoint Webinar Anterior Supports

    Previous Live Webinar

    Length: 1 hour

    This webinar is on anterior supports looking at strategies for trunk scoliosis, obliquity and rotation as well as kyphosis, lordosis, and trunk instability. The emphasis is on Bodypoint products for pelvic and anterior positioning.

    Recording available on request. Please email marketing@alliedmedical.co.nz.

    Recorded Webinar
    Seating and Positioning
  • Bodypoint Webinar Pelvic Positioning Image

    Bodypoint Webinar Pelvic Positioning

    Previous Live Webinar

    Length: 1 hour

    This webinar from Bodypoint's Kathleen Simpson was on pelvic positioning - where secondary positioning starts once the primary surfaces are correct.  This is important when the client has the right chair fitted with the right seat, back, and cushion but still has postural challenges. Kathleen will discuss strategies for belt angles to prevent sliding and posterior pelvic tilt, belt angles for asymmetric postures and anterior pelvic tilt. 

    Click here to view the recording.

    Recorded Webinar
    Seating and Positioning
  • Allied Medical Cushion Solutions Image

    Allied Medical Cushion Solutions

    Live presentation available on request.

    Length: 45 minutes

    Covers all the basic measurements and configuration options of a wheelchair. Aimed at therapists new at prescribing wheelchairs, or those who prescribe wheelchairs infrequently and need a refresher.

    Email marketing@alliedmedical.co.nz to register interest for this presentation and one of our team will be in touch to discuss possible dates and times.

    Presentation
    Seating and Positioning
  • Allied Medical Back Solutions Image

    Allied Medical Back Solutions

    Live presentation available on request.

    Length: 45 minutes

    One of our team will take you through our entire wheelchair cushions solutions chart explaining the key differences and specifications of each option.

    Email marketing@alliedmedical.co.nz to register interest for this presentation and one of our team will be in touch to discuss possible dates and times.

    Presentation
    Seating and Positioning
  • Seating and Positioning Accessories Image

    Seating and Positioning Accessories

    Live presentation available on request.

    Length: 45 minutes

    One of our team will take you through our entire wheelchair backs solutions chart explaining the key differences and specifications of each option.

    Email marketing@alliedmedical.co.nz to register interest for this presentation and one of our team will be in touch to discuss possible dates and times.

    Presentation
    Seating and Positioning
  • Bodypoint Evoflex Hip Belt Positioning Applications and Strategies Image

    Bodypoint Evoflex Hip Belt Positioning Applications and Strategies

    Webinar recording from Bodypoint.

    Length: 30 minutes

    In this webinar, we will discuss the fundamentals of pelvic positioning and the application of Bodypoint’s Evoflex Hip Belt to address positioning strategies. Bodypoint will demonstrate the installation of the Evoflex Hip Belt and our new Evoflex Belt Extenders, provide key installation considerations and tips on maximizing the effectiveness to support clinical and user outcomes. 

    Click to view >

    Recorded Webinar
    Seating and Positioning
  • Bodypoint Adaptive Sports Positioning and Seating Considerations Image

    Bodypoint Adaptive Sports Positioning and Seating Considerations

    Webinar recording from Bodypoint.

    Length: 40 minutes

    In this webinar, we will discuss Adaptive Sports, positioning and safety considerations and the benefits of positioning products on performance, stability and control. David will also discuss the benefits of adaptive sports and the Para Athlete as well as the Paralympian Program.

    Click to view >

    Recorded Webinar
    Seating and Positioning
  • Bodypoint Thoracic and Upper Body Positioning Considerations Image

    Bodypoint Thoracic and Upper Body Positioning Considerations

    Webinar recording from Bodypoint.

    Length: 40 minutes

    In this webinar, we will discuss the anatomy of the thorax, positioning tendencies of wheelchair users with flexion and rotational deficits and the areas of postural influence with upper body secondary supports.

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    Recorded Webinar
    Seating and Positioning
  • Bodypoint Belt Mounting Angles to Address Pelvic Positioning Image

    Bodypoint Belt Mounting Angles to Address Pelvic Positioning

    Webinar recording from Bodypoint.

    Length: 1 hour

    In this webinar, we will discuss the fundamental criteria to consider when evaluating wheelchair seating for effective positioning of the pelvis for stability and support. Pelvic positioning is a critical element of a seating assessment and the most commonly used secondary support for the pelvis is the pelvic positioning belt. In this presentation, belt mounting angles and options will be discussed to address different types of pelvic asymmetry.

    Click to view >

    Recorded Webinar
    Seating and Positioning

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