Rehab Services Continuing Education

Learning opportunities for rehabilitation professionals

Fairview Rehabilitation Services offers a variety of continuing education courses for rehabilitation professionals. Courses are open to both Fairview and non-Fairview employees, unless otherwise noted.

Fairview Rehabilitation Services is an approved provider for:
  • American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)  (AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.)
  • Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer (BOC)
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

We also submit for Category 1 course approval from the Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy.

Continuing Education Policies and cancellation policy

Discounts: Fairview Rehabilitation Services employees attend courses without a fee.  If you are not a Fairview Rehab Services employee, but are a Fairview employee or University of Minnesota Medical Center employee, you will receive a 50% discount. 

Students receive a 50% discount

Group discounts
If three people from the same organization register for a course, each person will receive a 10% discount. Four or more registered will receive a 15% discount. You must register at the same time.  Please email or call ahead of time with the names of the people who will be registering as a group, or 612-672-5607.

Fairview employees who are in a core position and would like to submit a request to attend an external CE course can click on the link below. (IAM and Fairview Home Medical, FOP employees; please log into your own Eforms account to register.  Do not register here)
Fairview Rehab Services Employees only

Online Courses (Fairview Rehabilitation Services employees only)

2015 Upcoming Courses
Advanced Oncology Rehabilitation 
Saturday, September 26, 2015

Application of Auditory Electrophysiology in Children and Adults: A Hands-On Workshop
Saturday, October 3, 2015

Climbing, Triing, Paddling and Skiing Your Way Through the Identification and Treatment of Injuries
Occurring in Minnesota's Growing Adventure and Silent Sports

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Strength Exercise for Aging Adults to Improve Function 
Saturday, October 24th, 2015

Introduction to Thrust Manipulation of the Cervical and Thoracic Spine
(Fairview Rehab Services Employees only)
Saturday, November 5th, 2015  PM course

Treatment Strategies for Improvement of  Oral Motor, Feeding/Swallowing and
Respiratory Function Challenges
Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8, 2015

The Diagnosis & Treatment of Shoulder Impingement Syndrome: Scientific & Clinical Rationale
(Fairview Rehab Services Employees only)
Saturday, November 14, 2015 AM course

Complex Patients, Complex Care: Evidence-Based Assessment Tools and Management
Strategies for the Hospitalized Older Adult
Saturday, November 21. 2015

2016 Upcoming Courses

Advanced Topics in Lower Extremity Rehabilitation
Saturday, January 30, 2016

Fundamentals & Advanced (KT1 & KT2)
Saturday and Sunday, February 6-7, 2016

NDTA: Handling Babies Born Prematurely and the First Months of Intervention
Saturday and Sunday, February 27-28, 2016

Fairview Rehab Services CEU/Contact hours and policy: 
Physical Therapy-courses that have been approved for category I PT credit are not eligible for partial credit. If a PT participant leaves a course early, the CE coordinator must be contacted to remove the Category I approved Language and adjust the contact hours to reflect the time the staff member spent in the course..
Occupational Therapy and Speech Language Pathology - AOTA and/or ASHA approved provider courses will not be granted partially approved credits. If an OT or SLP participant leaves a course early, the CE Coordinator must be contacted to modify the certificate to remove the approved provider status language and adjust the contact hours to reflect the time the staff member spent in the course.
Athletic Trainers-BOC-Partial credit is allowed. CE Coordinator must be informed prior to course to amend the contact hours on the certificate.

Sports Medicine Grand Rounds
Open to all health care professionals and students at no charge.
Multiple dates/times/locations.

Spine Grand Rounds
Open to all health care professionals and students at no charge.
Multiple dates/times/locations.

Past courses 


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