Course Information

Everything You Need

PAMPCA helps you to obtain the training and continuing education you may need to comply with state certification requirements. Please check with your state licensing and regulatory board to determine what your specific state requirements may be.

Course includes:

  • Aggressive didactic lessons on both thermal (superficial and deep) and electrical modalities.
  • A two-day hands-on experiential workshop to demonstrate familiarity and safety issues related to PAMs.
  • Comprehensive examination included during the second day of the workshop.
  • Monitoring the completion of 20 supervised clinical hours completed to meet PAMPCA, LLC, credentialing standards.
  • Graduates are awarded a Certificate of Completion and the CPAM designation upon completion of all PAMPCA, LLC, requirements.

The course is comprised of 13 learning modules plus a two-day workshop and supervised clinical hours. Upon successful completion of the course, graduates are awarded 45 contact hours of continuing education credit awarded PAMPCA. PAMPCA, LLC, is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID #4859. This intermediate level, blended/hybrid occupational therapy service delivery course is offered at 4.5 CEUs (45 contact hours). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.

Graduates are awarded a credential by the Physical Agent Modalities Practitioner Credentialing Agency, LLC, and are allowed to use CPAM as an indicator that you have met all course requirements for credentialing. This course complies with regulatory and licensing requirements for physical agent modalities use in most states requiring additional credentialing of occupational therapy practitioners.

Note: You must have a computer and access to the Internet to participate in this course.


The fee for the entire course is $650, which includes certification in both thermal and electrical modalities. Also included are all home study lessons provided via the Internet, a textbook, necessary paperwork to demonstrate completion of the course, comprehensive lab manual, and a certificate of completion once all requirements have been met.

Qualify for a Discount!

Send three or more from the same company, registering at the same time, and each receives $50 off the regular fee, paying only $600 each. NOTE: For any Discount, we cannot go back and apply credit for registrations already completed.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Notices received within 14 business days or more from the workshop start date are eligible for a refund less a $120 cancellation fee and $80 textbook fee. Less than 14 business days prior to the start of the workshop all fees & registration are not refundable.

Transferring a registrant to an alternative workshop site is permissible on a one-time basis for a $55 processing fee and is contingent upon space available. Transfers must be completed no later than 14 business days prior to the workshop date.

Note 1: All workshop transfers must be rescheduled prior to 12 months from the date of original registration payment or credit and transfer fees will be lost.

Note 2: We reserve the right to cancel any workshop for which there is insufficient registration. All workshops will be looked at approximately 30 days prior to the workshop to determine if there is sufficient registration. In the event that a workshop is canceled, registrants will be encouraged to attend the workshop at a different location with no processing fee charged, or will be refunded the amount of the tuition minus a $80 fee for the textbook.

Please note: The Address you register with is the address we will send your book to. Please contact us immediately, at 989-964-4048, if want your books sent to another address.

*We do send the book out 24 hours after the registration process is complete. We are not liable if the address provided is incorrect, unless you contact us and confirm a different address, you will be responsible for any additional postage. This additional cost will have to be paid by credit card prior to re-sending.

Image/Likeness Policy

We occasionally take photos and videos and at our courses and assume your attendance indicates your consent to having your image and/or voice used in future marketing materials. These materials may include publications, website content, promotional pieces, and posts on social media. If you wish to opt-out of the use of your image, voice, and/or name, please notify us in writing.