Applying for Membership

Members

There are 2 types of membership for the Alberta Association of Osteopathic Manual Therapists (AAOMT).

1. Full members ($500 per annum) Must be a graduate of a Canadian or overseas Osteopathic college that is approved by AAOMT and the CFO.

Must be a graduate of a Canadian or overseas Osteopathic college that is approved by AAOMT. This college must meet or exceed the benchmark guidelines for osteopathic education as outlined by the WHO benchmarks for education in Osteopathy 2010. For example to meet the requirements of Type 1 education the college must provide a minimum of 4 years full time (4200 hours) with at least 1000 hours clinical training for students with no prior training in healthcare. Type 2 courses cover the same competencies as type 1 and are for students with a prior qualification in health care. Typically they are 1000 hours over five years including supervised clinical training and a research component.

Applicants must have valid, professional liability insurance.

2. Student Membership ($100 per annum)

A student must be enrolled in an Canadian or Overseas Osteopathic College that meets the requirements of Full Membership

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Registration Forms:

Registration form.doc

Application for foreign trained osteopaths.doc

After downloading and printing please return the forms and the required documentation to: AAOMT, 4 Manyhorses Bay, Redwood Meadows, Alberta, T3Z 1A1.

For membership inquiries please use the ‘contact us’ page