Host a Fieldwork Educators Certificate Workshop

Provides 15 Contact Hours/1.5 AOTA CEUs

Students depend on fieldwork educators to help them succeed in real-world practice through their knowledge, supervision, and direction. Here is your opportunity to help make that happen by hosting a new AOTA Fieldwork Educator Certificate Program!

Designed specifically for fieldwork educators and academic fieldwork coordinators, these first-of-their-kind 2-day training sessions teach strategies to support best practice in fieldwork education. Each workshop must be facilitated by two trained instructors from your region.  

What Do You Need To Do?

  • Recruit 2 trained regional instructors from your region.
  • Collaborate with instructors on workshop scheduling and logistics.
  • Provide an appropriate classroom environment.
  • Provide audio-visual resources to accommodate 25-28 participants.
  • Provide light refreshments (up to $500 allowance provided).
  • Help recruit participants from your local community.

What Will AOTA Do?

  • Publicize workshops through the AOTA Web site and publications (adequate notification required).
  • Provide online registration (AOTA Members: $225, nonmembers: $359).
  • Offer two (2) complementary workshop registrations for the host facility.
  • Provide teaching materials, participant handbooks, and certificates.
  • Provide up to $500 allowance for refreshments.
  • Provide instructor honorariums.


To get started, complete the Host Site Application form.  To learn more, e-mail us at

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