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Oct 19

Physical Therapy Aide

The Physical Therapy/Rehabilitation Aide program introduces the student to the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes for success in the field of Physical Therapy at an entry level in a variety of settings. Students are trained to administer active or passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, or heat, light, sound water or electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound. They instruct, motivate, safeguard, or assist patients practicing exercises or functional activities, under direct supervision of a physical therapist.

Upon Successful Completion

The student will qualify and be prepared for entry level position in hospital, home health agencies, nursing homes, and other related medical healthcare agencies. Students will have an accurate understanding of how to assist patients who are mobility challenged. Students will have an accurate understanding in HIPPA laws, medical terminology, infection control, medical documentation and a complete grasp of the Physical Therapy profession and career development.

*Please note, CNA training must be obtained before enrolling into this course.

What’s Included?

What’s Not Included

  • Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • TB/PPD Test
  • Textbook
  • Student Insurance
  • Uniform

Where can you work?

  • Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Rehabilitation
  • Nursing Homes

What jobs you can do?

  • Physical Therapy Aid