Functional Capacity Evaluator / Physiotherapist

Andrew Hosking, Functional Capacity Evaluator / Physiotherapist

Mr. Hosking graduated in 1986 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in physiotherapy from LaTrobe University in Melbourne, Australia.  He is a physiotherapist registered with the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia, and he maintain’s registration as a non-practising physiotherapist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.

In 1997 he successfully completed the Canadian Physiotherapy Association orthopedic division post-graduate examinations culminating in the diploma of advanced manipulative physiotherapy.  In 1999 he completed a Master of Business Administration at Simon Fraser University where he focused his studies on the strategic planning of the Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia for management of public and private member sectors.

He has 32 years of experience as a clinical physiotherapist, and is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists.  He is a Matheson certified work capacity evaluator (CWCE), and is a certified evaluator for use of the Employment Potential Improvement Corporation (EPIC) Lift Capacity Evaluation System.

He has prepared over 800 functional capacity evaluations and functional tests.  He has coordinated and provided rehabilitation to several hundred clients with motor vehicle collision-related soft tissue injuries.

He has been accepted as an expert witness in the Supreme Court of British Columbia in the fields of physiotherapy and functional capacity evaluation in the Supreme Court of British Columbia.  He has also been accepted as an expert witness in physiotherapy in the County and Supreme Courts of Victoria, Australia.