Learn about orthopedic injury treatment and physical therapy techniques to assist with patient rehabilitation. Understand the basic anatomy of the muscular, skeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory, skin, and nervous system and how they relate to exercise. Prepare for employment demands needed in the back and front office of a physical therapy facility.
Certification: Physical Therapy Aide
Direct Employment: Physical Therapy Aide an Exercise Specialist
Job Leads To: Physical Therapist, Athletic Trainer, and Occupational Therapy Assistant
Eligibility: Grade 12, Prerequisite
Physical Therapy Technician
JTED @ Camino Seco: M/W 2:45 – 6:45 pm + Open Lab Friday 12 – 5 pm + 160 Hours Externship (Summer 2021) + 2 hours of online weekly assignments
JTED @ Master Pieces: T/TH 2:45 – 6:45 pm + Open Lab Friday 12 – 5 pm + 160 Hours Externship (Summer 2021) + 2 hours of online weekly assignments