Training program for ISST partnership

Under the leadership of: Hans Jörg Heinen, OT

Training targeting to become a cooperation partner of the brace company Sanomed, Bad Sobernheim, Germany. The training could be arranged individually and could take place at the Sanomed facility in Bad Sobernheim, as well as in the facility of the trainee under the supervision of an S-C-S Instructor.

The length of the training program depends on the experience and expertise of the participant regarding scoliosis and kyphosis specific orthosis.

Specific topics of the training program are measuring patients according to the S-C-S Brace protocol including a digital photo documentation and optimal and accurate S-C-S Brace fitting according to the blueprint of the brace adapted to the special features of the patients.

S-C-S Brace classification and computerized 3D modeling is part of the Sanomed service offered to S-C-S Brace partners. The service also includes the manufacturing process using CNC milling machines to carve out the mold, vacuum thermoforming and trimming a sheet of plastic to generate a usable product.

Further education for OT´s (orthopedic technicians)

Under the leadership of: Michael Rexing, OT


Theory und principles of brace technology and treatment at the University of Göttingen, Germany.
Courses on demand in different countries are available. A multidisciplinary approach combining basics from the ISST- PT program with the typical OT treatment is planned in the future.