We have numerous resources available for you as you prepare to sit for your ABC Therapeutic Shoe Fitter Certification Exam. These include the Practice Analysis, sample exam questions and the information outlined below, all created exclusively for your use.
This is another great source of information to help you prepare is your exam. This list is used by the exam writers to validate the correct answers to the exam questions. You may also want to refer to published journal articles, reference lists and the textbooks from your educational program.
Also consider reviewing basic test taking principals. Numerous references for exam prep, reducing exam anxiety and study tips are available from a wide array of publishers.
One of the most important parts of your preparation for the therapeutic shoe fitter certification exam is completion of your patient care experience. The competency assessments that are a part of the shoe fitter self-assessment checklist are a good gauge of your knowledge and skills in a particular practice area. This is critical to your learning and progression from student to independent care provider.
You might consider taking an exam review course, or purchasing exam prep materials that are available from multiple sources. We neither sponsors nor endorses review/preparatory courses or any exam preparation materials. Your review may include specific O&P material, or might be in the general area of test taking techniques.
Consider forming a small exam study group. Candidates who pool their resources and study together may be more confident in their knowledge and more likely to pass the exam.
Your study group might consider scheduling to take the exam at the same time, traveling to the exam site together and supporting one another every step of the way.
Talk with ABC certified colleagues to find out what resources they suggest to help you prepare for your exams and what study advice they might offer. While they are not allowed to share exam content with you, they can help with focusing your studying activities to the most critical areas.
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