Welcome to the Canadian Fall Prevention Education Collaborative (CFPEC) and Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum (CFPC) website.

We are:

  • A Centre for fall prevention education

  • A network of those who offer and take the CFPC workshops and CFPC E-learning courses

  • A platform for sharing the latest evidence, programs and events related to fall and injury prevention for older adults

What's New?

Advances in Indigenous Fall Prevention

For access to the Indigenous Fall Prevention Symposium click on the following links: REPORT  and VIDEO This pivotal event,  held in Newfoundland, June 11, 2018 marks the beginning of an international network on this important issue. To become of member of this network, please contact Dr. Vicky Scott at vjbs@shaw.ca.”


The Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum receives a facelift!

Welcome to the Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum's  (CFPC) new website.  
We are proud to launch this new site in conjunction with a brand new 2nd edition book and all new online curriculum offered through the University of Victoria.  
For more information on the 2nd edition book and access to resources for book owners please "click here".

Nous sommes heureux d'annoncer la nouvelle version française de:


Scott V., (2017). Programme de prévention des chutes : Conception, mise en œuvre et évaluation des programmes de prévention des chutes chez les personnes âgées (traduit de l’anglais par Anne Carruzzo)Raleigh, Caroline du Nord : Lulu Publishing.


Pour plus d'informations sur le livre et l'accès aux ressources pour les propriétaires de livres s'il vous plaît "cliquez ici".

By: Vicky Scott, RN, PhD, Clinical Professor, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia 

CFPC E-Learning: Upcoming Dates


All new look, current evidence and fresh approaches.


We are pleased to announce additional 2020 offerings of the Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum. This course and accompanying textbook reflect extensive revisions from current evidence on fall risk assessment and prevention, as well as fresh approaches to successful and sustainable interventions based on proven strategies from the field of implementation science.
Registration is now open for this award winning, international course on fall prevention in all settings for: 
September 18-October 23, 2020; and  
October 16-November 20, 2020
Textbook is available at: www.lulu.com: Fall Prevention Programming (2nd edition) by Vicky Scott, RN, PhD (required reading)