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  • UPC accepts registered physical therapists and physicians in our courses.

    Please note: course levels 1 and 2, including final exams, have to be completed before one can start using dry needling on patients.

    BC registrants may apply with the CPTBC to use dry needling within their physical therapy practice if they:

    • are a full registrant in BC, and;
    • have at least two years of recent physical therapy practice experience (1 year is the equivalent of 1950 hours), and;
    • have succesfully finished UPC's course levels one and two, including the final exams.

     

    To register for a course, please email  uplandsphysio@shaw.ca with your choice of dates - please see below.

    Details about payment choices will be mailed and, after registration, you will also receive precourse materials.

    Please check the conditions for participation here

     

    Level 1 dry needling course 'Extremities' (3 days) dates:

    November 17-19, 2023 in the Best Western hotel in Kelowna.

    Dates to be announced in Abbotsford - please stay tuned.

    Cost is $ 1,500.00 plus GST.

     

    You must complete level 1 'Extremities' before you can register for level 2 'Spine' 

    Level 2 'Spine' (3 days) dates:

    February 2-4, 2024 in the Best Western Plus hotel in Kelowna.

    Dates to be announced in Abbotsford - please stay tuned.

    Cost for $ 1,500.00 plus GST.

     

    You must complete level 2 'Spine' before you can register for level 3  Level 3 'TMD' (2 days)

    2023 dates to be announced in Kelowna and Abbotsford.

    Cost is $ 800.00 plus GST.

     

    Frank Timmermans Reg PT, CGIMS

    uplandsphysio@shaw.ca

    Uplands Physiotherapy Clinic

    136 Oliver Place

    Penticton, B.C. V2A 0H1

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