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Physical Therapy Aide

ProTrain Online

Description

Thousands of people attend physical therapy schools every day to become a part of this hot career field. In fact, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment of physical therapy aides is expected to grow by 29% over the next decade, which is much faster than the average job.

A physical therapy aide most often works under the direction of a physical therapist and/or physical therapy assistant. Physical therapy aide jobs often include keeping the treatment area clean and well organized, as well as to help escort patients in wheelchairs, perform clerical duties, order supplies and more. A physical therapy aide generally needs to be well organized, have patience, and enjoy working with others.

Outcomes

Upon the completion of this online Physical Therapy course, individuals will have an in-depth understanding of:

  • Medical Terminology
  • The Profession of Physical Therapy
  • Scientific Principles
  • Physical Dysfunctions, Safety and Charting
  • Patient Care Skills & Physical Therapy Modalities
  • Physical Therapy Procedures

Assessment

course quick facts
course code PRO1293
cost $1495.00
estimated time to
complete course
120 Hours
course materials
available
365 Days
instructor

Tricia Seymour, Ph.D.

She is a licensed professional counselor and counseling supervisor living in St. Petersburg, FL. She has received a Master degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Doctorate in Counseling Psychology. She has worked with numerous universities and corporations creating online courses and training. She has created or assisted in creating hundreds of online courses.

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