Fundamentals of Physical Therapy — MedCerts

Course

HI 6013

Fundamentals of Physical Therapy

64 hours
Length
4 weeks
DURATION

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Details

Completion

  • Accumulate Physical Therapy Aide/Technician knowledge and clerical and clinical skills to become an essential member of the physical medicine/rehabilitative team
  • Recognize the responsibility of professional communication and customer service in patient care
  • Discuss the patient assistance role of the Physical Therapy Aide/Technician to restore strength using various modalities, therapeutic exercise, treatment, and procedures under the direction of the licensed physical therapist
  • Apply infection control and environmental safety with patient preparation and treatment
  • Describe the steps to turn, transfer, and position patients
  • Differentiate between ambulation and gait in reference to assisting and guarding the patient

What’s included

    • Expert-led video based training
    • Textbooks (printed and e-book)

Requirements

    • Web browser with internet connection
    • Course registration
    • Course payment
    • High School Diploma or GED

Location

Fully online

Enrollment

Open for enrollment

Availability

Access is provided for 12 months

Creator

MedCerts Subject Matter Expert

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An Education Consultant will get you enrolled, check financial aid options, and support you with every step.

  • Fully online training
  • One-on-one orientation and support
  • Career services
  • Exam fees included
  • Short-term programs

Financial assistance

If you are a military spouse or your training is provided through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), you may be eligible for financial assistance to cover all or some of your tuition.

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