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Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant Career Program

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Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant Program at U.S. Colleges

Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant is a program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of a physical therapist, to implement physical therapy treatment care plans, train patients, conduct treatment interventions, use equipment, and observe and record patient progress. Includes instruction in applied anatomy and physiology, applied kinesiology, principles and procedures of physical therapy, basic neurology and orthopedics, physical therapy modalities, documentation skills, psychosocial aspects of health care, wound and injury care, electrotherapy, working with orthotics and prostheses, and personal and professional ethics.
The 2021 average tuition & fees of Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant vocational programs is $13,350. The average amount is computed based on the costs for one(1) year or one but less than two years (1-2) years vocational programs. The average length of the Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant vocation program is 478 contact hours (credit hours) and the average completion time is 9.50 months.

U.S. Colleges Offering Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant Program