Gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to be successful as a rehabilitation assistant who works under the supervision of a licensed occupational therapist or physiotherapist. You will develop an understanding of the human body, the concept of rehabilitation, and the therapeutic interventions and modalities used to treat various conditions.
You will apply these skills in a clinical setting, preparing you to enter the field upon graduation.
|Start Date:||September, 2018|
|Location:||Prince of Wales Campus|
- Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
- Grade 12 academic English with a minimum of 70%
- Grade 11 or 12 academic math with a minimum of 60%
- Grade 11 or 12 academic biology with a minimum of 60%
- Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt
- Standard First Aid and CPR Level C from a recognized First Aid/CPR trainer
- Completion of Immunization Verification Form. Required after acceptance
- Written verification of 20 hours of volunteer experience or paid work, preferably within the last 5 years with one or more of the following;
An Occupational therapist and/ or Physiotherapist, an OT/PT assistant , at a hospital, Long Term Care or Mental Health facility. OTPT – Work Experience Form
- Résumé including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program
Graduates from this program may find employment with:
- Long term care facilities
- Mental health facilities
- Rehabilitation facilities
- Private physiotherapy
- Occupational therapy clinics
Tuition & Fees
To be determined and will be posted when available.
If you have any questions concerning the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Fees program, contact: