The course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the daily working environment of a PTA and what the essential job functions. Students will understand the skills necessary to work independently under the supervision of a board certified and licensed physical therapist. Students will learn to effectively manage and communicate with their patient load and fully understand the expectations of their managing supervisor.
E&S Academy is a reputable vocational school in the state of New Jersey. This is a new program we offer because it is in high demand by employers. When a career is in demand, we add it to our list of current training programs. This course is to provide physical therapy aides with the expertise of taking care of injured patients and managing their pain effectively.
WHAT DOES A PHYSICAL THERAPIST AIDE DO?
Patients receive rehabilitative therapy from Physical Therapy Aides in collaboration with Physical Therapists and other PTAs.
A Physical Therapy Aide’s tasks and responsibilities may include the following in most physical therapy clinics:
- Observe the patients they’re working with before, during, and after therapy, and report any observations to the Physical Therapist.
- Assign the patient with particular exercises and assist them in performing them.
- Help patients restore mobility and lessen discomfort by using gadgets such as walkers and other equipment.
- To treat patients by using a range of therapies such as stretching and massage.
- Assist patients in getting into and out of the treatment room.
WHERE DOES A PHYSICAL THERAPIST AIDE WORK?
The majority of physical therapist aides work in hospitals or in physical therapist’s offices.
DO YOU ACCEPT OUT-OF-STATE STUDENTS?
Nationally, we are recognized by the National Health career Association. The good news is that our school is nationally endeared. We accept all out-of-state students for this course.
HOW MUCH CAN I EXPECT TO EARN AS A PHYSICAL THERAPY AIDE?
The average salary of a physical therapy aide is $34,674 per year.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WITH E&S ACADEMY
This program focuses on the role of a physical therapy aide and is 45 hours in length. All course content and material will be accessible online.
This online program starts with introducing the different occupations under physical therapy, including their differences. Then, it further breaks down the role of each occupation and how to effectively function in those respected positions. This course is designed to provide you with the necessary skills to succeed as a physical therapy aide. In addition, you will learn the techniques used to manage patient illnesses or injuries and overcome any form of challenges.
JOB OUTLOOK FOR PHYSICAL THERAPIST AIDES?
The job outlook for physical therapy aides is projected to increase 29% in the next 10 years.
For more information on how you can register, call us today at 844-372-2233 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.