ALS Hearing Healthcare “New Dispenser” Training Class Syllabus

The course syllabus outlined below is structured to take a student, with or without experience, through a step-by-step learning process. Students will receive comprehensive training from our diverse faculty in the core Hearing Instrument Science topics such as physics of sound, anatomy, disorders of the ear, etc., to the more advanced technologies, concepts and testing protocols such as live speech mapping, directivity, wireless, bluetooth and cerumen management. All audiometric, video otoscopic, real-ear, computer software and cerumen management equipment utilized at the Training Class is state-of-the-art. 

Know-Why

  • Preparation for State Licensing and Certification Exams
  • Practical Exams
  • Fine Tuning Inter-Personal Skills & Sales Training
  • Patient Interrogatory
  • Medical & Communication History
  • The Hearing Mechanism and its Functions
  • Anatomy of the Outer, Middle & Inner Ear
  • Anatomy of the Human Vestibular System
  • Vestibular Disorders
  • Tinnitus
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Charting
  • Diseases of the Ear
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Medical Errors
  • Otoscopic Examination
  • Audiometric Evaluation & Assessment
  • Speech Tests
  • Masking

 

  • Tympanometry
  • Analyzing Patient Data
  • Fitting & Selection
  • Instrumentation
  • Latest Technological Advancements
  • ANSI Measurements
  • Matrix
  • CROS Fittings
  • Special Case History
  • Delivery & Counseling
  • Service & Repair
  • Infection Control Protocols
  • Programming
  • Real-Ear Measurements
  • Live Speech Mapping
  • Sound Field & Other Validation Tests
  • Basic & Advanced Cerumen Management
  • And Much More!

ALS Hearing Healthcare “New Dispenser” Training Class attendees enter the professional arena prepared to succeed.