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Online Occupational Therapy Certification Programs

Gain the certification necessary to start a career as an occupational therapist.

An occupational therapist works with people who have been compromised by disabilities, illness or injury.

Their job is to help individuals perform daily tasks, go back to work, and improve their quality of life. Some individuals working in this field specialize on a certain category of patient, such as children or older adults, as well as specific types of disabilities. 

To work as an occupational therapist, you need to earn an occupational therapy certification. You’ll need to complete a Masters degree in occupational therapy prior to enrolling in a certification course. The program you choose needs to be approved by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) before qualifying to earn licensure in your state.

An occupational therapist works with people who have been compromised by disabilities, illness or injury.

Their job is to help individuals perform daily tasks, go back to work, and improve their quality of life. Some individuals working in this field specialize on a certain category of patient, such as children or older adults, as well as specific types of disabilities. 

To work as an occupational therapist, you need to earn an occupational therapy certification. You’ll need to complete a Masters degree in occupational therapy prior to enrolling in a certification course. The program you choose needs to be approved by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) before qualifying to earn licensure in your state.