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Physiotherapy Assistant

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  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
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  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 6023 Students Enrolled

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Begin a rewarding career as a physiotherapy assistant. Learn about physiotherapy techniques and your role in helping patients on the road to recovery


Have you always dreamed of a career helping people with their health care needs?

Begin a rewarding career as a physiotherapy assistant where you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of people in need. Upon completing this course in becoming a physiotherapy assistant, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to begin your exciting career in physiotherapy.

Physiotherapy assistants are an important part of the recovery process for many patients. They provide necessary face-to-face contact, support, and help carry out the plans designed by the physiotherapist so that patients can get back up on their feet and succeed. As a physiotherapy assistant, you can immediately make a difference in the life of someone who is struggling with an ailment and needs support. 

Whether you are beginning a new career or looking for the change you finally feel like you need, don’t hesitate to enroll in our online Physiotherapy Assistant course. Our online course provides you instant access to the course material and allows you to complete your coursework on your own time, and wherever it is most convenient to you.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

In the physiotherapy assistant course, you will learn:

  • The role and duties of physiotherapist assistants
  • Ethical responsibilities of working with clients and their families
  • The types of injuries, diseases, and ailments that require physiotherapy
  • The various approaches to physiotherapy treatment
  • The fundamentals of biology, anatomy, physiology, and other sciences that relate to the field of physiotherapy
  • How to design a plan of action that is best suited to a client's needs

This course in physiotherapy is ideal for individuals who:

  • Are compassionate, patient, and kind-hearted in nature
  • Enjoy working with others and helping those in need
  • Understand the limitations and possibilities of the human body and mind
  • Are searching for a way to break into the health care field
  • Have an interest in biological and cognitive sciences

After completing this course, you could:

  • Take the next step on your journey to becoming a physiotherapy assistant
  • Use your skills and knowledge to decide if the health industry is the right one for you
  • Be better able to recover personally from injuries
  • Explore the many exciting jobs available in the health industry for skilled and compassionate people

International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

To receive certification, you must:

  • Complete every page of the course
  • Pass the exams with a minimum score of 55% for each (each module includes a test based on key learning objectives in that study topic)

If you meet this criteria, your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course

You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. (www.icoes.org)

This course is CPD/CE accredited. Our CPD accredited courses count towards the total of CPD hours to submit for your job role. CPD points are accepted and recognized by employers from both the public and private sectors, and academic institutions across the UK and internationally.

Module 1: Introduction To The Physiotherapy Profession
  • What is physiotherapy?
  • Duties of a physiotherapist
  • Specialties within the physiotherapy field
  • How to become a physiotherapy assistant
  • Working with clients with various heath care needs
  • Ethical responsibilities of the profession
Module 2: Reasons For Physiotherapy
  • Sports injuries
  • Spinal issues
  • Respiratory conditions
  • Post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Aging treatments
  • Pediatric care
  • Post-natal care
  • Other injury or health concerns
Module 3: Types Of Physiotherapy Interventions
  • Cold or cryotherapy
  • Heat therapy
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Range of motion exercises
  • Strengthening exercises
  • Soft tissue mobilization
Module 4: The Sciences Behind Physiotherapy
  • Anatomy and physiology related to physiotherapy
  • Human biology
  • Biomechanics
  • Kinesiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Behavioral sciences
  • Clinical pathology
Module 5: The Physiotherapy Process
  • The evaluation process
  • Diagnosis and prognosis of client conditions
  • Setting a plan of action for services
  • Intervention procedures
  • Prevention techniques

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

Reinforce your learning with quizzes at the end of each module

Step 4

Certification

Once you’ve successfully completed your course and passed the exams, you’ll receive your certification. Congratulations on your amazing achievement!

Module 1: Introduction To The Physiotherapy Profession
  • What is physiotherapy?
  • Duties of a physiotherapist
  • Specialties within the physiotherapy field
  • How to become a physiotherapy assistant
  • Working with clients with various heath care needs
  • Ethical responsibilities of the profession
Module 2: Reasons For Physiotherapy
  • Sports injuries
  • Spinal issues
  • Respiratory conditions
  • Post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Aging treatments
  • Pediatric care
  • Post-natal care
  • Other injury or health concerns
Module 3: Types Of Physiotherapy Interventions
  • Cold or cryotherapy
  • Heat therapy
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Range of motion exercises
  • Strengthening exercises
  • Soft tissue mobilization
Module 4: The Sciences Behind Physiotherapy
  • Anatomy and physiology related to physiotherapy
  • Human biology
  • Biomechanics
  • Kinesiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Behavioral sciences
  • Clinical pathology
Module 5: The Physiotherapy Process
  • The evaluation process
  • Diagnosis and prognosis of client conditions
  • Setting a plan of action for services
  • Intervention procedures
  • Prevention techniques

100% AUTHENTIC STUDENT TESTIMONIALS

Spending time with IOA has made me feel happy. I found many more interesting and challenging courses. I like all of them. Thanks. Makaranon Wichaiphan - United States

Since taking your course, not only have I built my resume further but I have renewed self-confidence in my resume and myself. Thank you IOA. Sasha Green - Australia

I am 45 years old now and going back to school is not an option for me at this time. I needed to take something that would help me get a good scope of my options in the work force and make it easier for me to understand the expectations and demands of my choices. This was heaven sent and it has helped me to transition to where I want to be today. Marianella Morales - United States

Spending time with IOA has made me feel happy. I found many more interesting and challenging courses. I like all of them. Thanks. Makaranon Wichaiphan - United States

Since taking your course, not only have I built my resume further but I have renewed self-confidence in my resume and myself. Thank you IOA. Sasha Green - Australia

I am 45 years old now and going back to school is not an option for me at this time. I needed to take something that would help me get a good scope of my options in the work force and make it easier for me to understand the expectations and demands of my choices. This was heaven sent and it has helped me to transition to where I want to be today. Marianella Morales - United States

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  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
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  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 6023 Students Enrolled
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