Physical therapy aides are often hired to relieve physical therapists and assistants a great deal of work, particularly on matters that do not involve actual physical therapy procedures. These include keeping the treatment area clean and organized, setting up equipment, accessing patient information, assisting patients in preparation for and after treatments, and performing clerical and record-keeping tasks.
If you think a combination of working with patients and doing a variety of clerical work sounds good, pursuing a career as a physical therapy aide could be right for you. With the help of our Physical Therapy Aide Certification, you can sharpen your skills in communicating with patients, physical therapists and other personnel. You can also expand your understanding of medical terms, common physical disorders, and physical therapy treatments. There are also lessons on customer service and workplace health and safety.
Jobs for physical therapy aides are expected to increase by almost 50% through 2020. By taking our Physical Therapy Aide Certification, you can get a head start in this competitive market.
To provide maximum flexibility, there is no specific deadline of completion for this course. Since the course can be accessed anytime online, you may choose to learn the lessons in multiple sessions or cover the entire course in one go. Take note that the aforementioned learning hours is just an estimate. The duration to complete the entire course still depends on your learning pace. Since the course can be accessed anytime online, you may choose to learn the lessons in multiple sessions or cover the entire course in one go.
Upon finishing the Physical Therapy Aid Certification, you will receive a certificate of completion from Skills on Projects. This certificate will be in PDF format and will be sent to the email address you have used on sign up. No additional fee will be charged to secure this certification. Use it to boost your CV and let others know that you have the clinical skills to become an effective physical therapy aide.
Access the course from any computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device. You also need an updated browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer 11.
Important points are spread throughout the course. A pen and paper will come in handy in such situation, so you can jot down the things you need to remember.
To participate in the online aspects of the course, you need to have access to a stable Internet connection.
Our Physical Therapy Certification Course will prepare you for this exciting career by helping you develop skills that matter for the job and are sought after in many areas of the healthcare industry, such as rehabilitation, sports medicine, fitness training, chiropractic care and massage therapy. Enrol now!