Education → 1. Intro to Dynamic Bracing

Course 4 | Ordering custom DAFOs

We are experts in creating custom DAFOs built precisely to your specifications. Use our order forms to their full potential to get exactly the brace you want, every time.

Upon completion of this course, you will:
Be able to order the standard DAFO brace styles.
Be able to use the Cascade Dafo order forms to get exactly the brace you want for your patient.
Be able to ask for optimizations on your custom Dafo order form, using the Optimization Index as a reference.
Be able to better meet patient needs by customizing your DAFO order beyond the standard and items in the Optimization Index.
Be able to order any Cascade Dafo brace design.

This course is approved for 1.5(S) credits by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics, & Pedorthics. Participants must complete the final test with a minimum passing score of 80%. Cascade Dafo will submit names to ABC on a monthly basis.

The coolest thing about this course:
Hear directly from Cascade Dafo founder Don Buethorn, CPO, with tips about the importance of the cast correction section of our order forms.
  • C4 Lesson 1 | Intro to ordering and optimizations
  • C4 QUIZ 1 | Intro to ordering and optimizations
  • C4 Lesson 2 | Filling out the order form
  • C4 QUIZ 2 | Filling out the order form
  • C4 Lesson 3 | Ordering Practicum
  • C4 | Final test
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "C4 | Final test"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever