Hand therapy,

burns & plastics education for Occupational Therapists & Physiotherapists



Handed is a social enterprise funding education opportunities for health care workers in low and middle income countries using profits from our workshops and webinars.  


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Courses for Jan/Feb 2019 have been completed. To register your interest for future courses, please contact HandEd at handed@outlook.com.au  

Course Description:

This one-day course is aim at entry to mid-career therapists, or those who are wanting to refresh their knowledge in the management of tendon injuries.

The course will cover:

  • Flexor tendon injuries

  • Extensor tendon injuries

  • Surgery

  • Brief overview of anatomy

  • Assessment

  • Healing timeframes and influences

  • Therapy protocols and reasoning

  • Troubleshooting



Management of Tendon Injuries

Old scar aroung the thigh due to previou

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Occupational Therapist

Scar Care

Frances Thomsen

Senior Occupational Therapist

Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

Dr Brendan Louie

Plastic Surgeon  - Read more



Wednesday 1st of May

Clinical Skills Development Service, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Brisbane.

*Video conferencing also available - please email handed@outlook.com.au for further details* 


Course Description:

This one-day course is aimed at those wanting to increase their confidence and knowledge in plastics.

It is suitable for both Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists.

This course will be run by experienced plastics therapists and a plastic surgeon.

This course will cover:

  • Flap and skin graft types, indications and management

  • Surgery

  • Assessment

  • Inpatient and post discharge management

  • Compression garment prescription and indications

  • Oedema and scar management in the plastics context

  • Splinting

  • Troubleshooting complex cases and scenarios

  • Case studies and practical application of coban. 

Management of Flaps & Skin Grafts

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Course Description:

Congratulations! Your about to embark on one of the most exciting times of your life.

I look back at my first professional CV and interviews and cringe. Since then (thankfully) I have been both an interviewee and interviewer, and have learnt what works, and what doesn’t.


This short course is designed to your build confidence with the job application process – selection criteria, interview techniques and CV content.

It can be run with 1-3 people for 1 hour.

New Grad's CV & Interview Prep




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