Not All Foot Care Academies are Created Equally
We are very proud to to be the FIRST academy approved under the CLPNA standards.
Did You Know
That LPNs are unable to have Foot Care added to their licence or apply for the tuition reimbursement unless the program is CLPNA approved.
When Looking for a Foot Care Program
Be sure to confirm that it is a reputable and recognized CLPNA approved program. This information can be found on the CLPNA website .
Edmonton Foot Care Academy is proud to offer an intensive 80 hr Advanced Foot Care Management Program.
Our team consists of former VON Nurses, Educators and additional, dedicated Community Partners. Combined we possess decades of experience in front line foot care and education and are proud to provide the “Gold Standard” in Foot Care Education via our well-rounded and comprehensive foot care program with teaching contracts throughout Alberta.
1-2-3 Program Admission Requirements
1 - A Regulated Nursing Designation (LPN, RN, NP)
2 - Active License in the province you practice
3 - License MUST be in good standing
The Advanced Foot Management Program includes Demonstration and Study in the following:
Basic Foot Care
Demonstration and use of specialty foot care tools
Anatomy & Physiology
Common Foot Disorders
Foot care to High Risk Clients, including Diabetics.
Advanced Foot Care
Hands on experience with padding and Advanced Foot Care tools
Plus Relevant Education and steps towards building your own Independent Practice.
And 2 ½ days of practicum experience in which you will have numerous opportunities for hands on experience in Therapeutic Foot Care .
For many of us our “day jobs” quite often find us working in the same types of environments for long stretches. So in an effort to provide you with a more comprehensive learning experience we offer practicums in a variety of settings in our community, giving you an opportunity to work with clients from all aspects of life, including those with Mental Health, Dementia and Alzheimer’s .
[See below for Course offerings]
Upcoming Course Offerings
October 28 - November 1 Edmonton
November 4 - November 8 Edmonton FULL
January 27 - January 31 Edmonton
April 27 - May 1 Edmonton
For more information about our course or to register, please contact us via phone or email. We have a variety of different payment plans and options available.
For those who are interested and have successfully completed our program, we may have employment opportunities available.
Funding Possibilities for Educational Reimbursement.
LPN’s may be eligible for Tuition Reimbursement from:
CLPNA / Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation:
For RN's and RPN's please look into ARNET:
Alberta Registered Nurses Educational Trust
For any and all questions please feel free to contact us.
As One of the Largest Foot Care Educators and Providers in Alberta
we Invite You to Come Learn From Us!
EFCA reserves the right to cancel the course due to low enrollment.
If cancellation occurs because of EFCA, all learners will be refunded their tuition in FULL.