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2015-2016 OTA Student Handbook

Table of Contents

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Student Rules & Regulations
Student Safety Accountability Statement
Standard Precautions

i.    OTA Practice Definitions
ii.   Commonly Used Abbreviations

A.      STUDENT GUIDELINES

            A1 - Welcome
            A2 - Student Rules and Regulations
            A3 - Standard Precautions
            A4 - Certification

B.      LEARNING RESOURCES

            B1 - Responsibilities of the Learner
            B2 - Computer Information
            B3 - Studying Hints
            B4 - Test-Taking
            B5 - Student Technical Support

C.      PROGRAM DOCUMENTS

           C1 - WITC Mission, Vision, Values & Guiding Tenets
           C2 - OTA Program Mission
           C3 - OTA Program Outcomes
           C4 - OTA Program Philosophy
           C5 - Curriculum Design

D.      PROGRAM POLICIES

           D1 - Core Ability Scoring
           D2 - Core Ability Assessment Steps
           D3 - Program Portfolio Requirements
           D4 - Distance Learning Education Policy
           D5 - Late Assignment Policy
           D6 - OTA Dress Code
           D7 - Confidentiality Policy
           D8 - Online Exam Policy
           D9 - Exam Policy
           D10 - Academic Advising Policy
           D11 - Code of Conduct including Academic Dishonesty
           D12 - Attendance Policy
           D13 - Communication Policies
           D14 - Cancellation of OTA Class
           D15 - Criteria for Successful Completion of OTA Program
           D16 - Improvement Plan

 E.     CURRICULUM

            E1 - Curriculum Plan
            E2 - Course Descriptions

 F.     FIELDWORK RESOURCES

            F1 - Evaluation:  Introduction and Overview
            F2 - Extended Laboratory Experience
            F3 - Fieldwork Information

G.      READMISSION

            G1 - Failure/Course Repeat Policy
            G2 - Re-entry Process

H.     ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

           H1 - Wisconsin Caregiver Background Check
           H2 - FY16 OTA Student Caregiver Background Check
           H3 - Wisconsin Caregiver Background Check Statement of Understanding
           H4 - Background Check Fieldwork Policy for Student Placement
           H5 - CPR Requirement
           H6 - FY16 OTA Health Form
           H7 - Health Status
           H8 - Pregnant Students in Fieldwork
           H9 - Pregnant Student Permission Form
           H10 - Required Documents for OTA Students
           H11 - Confidentiality Statement
           H12 - FY16 OTA Functional Abilities

I.        MISCELLANEOUS

           I1 - OTA Graduation Forms Procedures
           I2 - Transfer Credit
           I3 - Complaints Concerning the OTA Program
           I4 - Student Safety Concerns