The Rehabilitation Physiotherapy Assistant program at Westervelt College provides technical training for those who desire a career in the field of physiotherapy.
A Rehabilitation Physiotherapy Assistant assists physiotherapists, administers therapeutic modalities, supervises exercises as well as prepares the Physiotherapy room, equipment and treatment areas. They often assist in administrative and clerical support.
Courses in the Rehabilitation Physiotherapy Assistant program include the following topics:
After successful completion of the in-class and lab portion of the program, students will be able to apply their knowledge and skills during an externship.