FIELDWORK EDUCATOR Badge
This is a verified digital badge that will only be issued to members who have completed the three required online learning activities. For additional information on this program, please visit the Digital Badging Program webpage http://www.aota.org/Education-Careers/Continuing-Education/digital-badge.aspx
Earners of the Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Educator badge have successfully demonstrated the basic knowledge and skills required to initiate and oversee a clinical fieldwork education program. Earners understand the roles and responsibilities of this role as well as the needs of the fieldwork student. Badge holders are able to work with academic institutions to ensure that systems and strategies are in place that meet ACOTE standards and provide positive student outcomes.
Total 6 contact hours; .6 CEU
CE courses and criteria required to earn this badge:
1) FIELDWORK EDUCATION MODULE 1: Preparing to Become a Fieldwork Educator
2) FIELDWORK EDUCATION MODULE 2: Working with OT and OTA Students During Level I and Level II Fieldwork
3) FIELDWORK EDUCATION MODULE 3: Fieldwork Career Paths
Please note that once verified, you will receive an email from ACCLAIM containing instructions for downloading your digital badge. For questions or comments please contact Irene Steward at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-652-6611 ext. 2867.