This course is designed to provide the skills to customize and create 3D prints so you can provide your clients in what they need instead of just what you can find online. A step by step design and process with an example 3D design that you will be able to modify will be explained from the designing CAD beginning to the end of the printing process.
Course created on June 4, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Advanced, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-725744; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Advanced, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to modify a CAD 3D printed design using Openscad.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 3 methods/techniques to improve 3D printing outcomes.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the strengths and weaknesses of designing with CAD programs such as TinkerCAD, Opescad, and Fusion360.
|5-25 Minutes||"Primitive" shaped based programs vs. "Macro scripted" 3D designing and modeling programs|
|25-35 Minutes||Exploring what 3D files can be easily modified and what files are hard to modify|
|35-45 Minutes||3D design from the beginning to the end of the printing process|
|45-55 Minutes||Improving printing techniques: steps to take to improve your 3D printing outcomes now|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Mr. Turnquist was initially trained as an occupational therapist in 1992 at St. Ambrose University. Prior to joining the faculty at St. Ambrose in 1999, he has worked with patients with a variety of neurological, cardiopulmonary, and orthopedic conditions within acute care, rehabilitation, long-term care, and outpatient rehabilitation settings and completed a Masters Degree in Organizational Leadership in 2010. Mr. Turnquist has presented locally and nationally on assistive technology solutions and was the lead designer for Jim’s Place: A Virtual reality Community-Based Assistive Technology House for AT solutions. Mr. Turnquist brought 3D printing into the curriculum and AT services in the Occupational Therapy department at St Ambrose in 2015. He has designed many devices that are used regional and nationally and he has won top honors at the national Maddak Awards for Assistive Technology from 2005 – 2008,2013 and 2016. Mr. Turnquist retired from St. Ambrose University in 2018 and moved into private practice with a focus on AT and designing. Many of his AT designs can be found on the OT and AT channel on the Thingiverse web site.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Advanced level, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Advanced level, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.