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International Open Academy

Physiotherapy Assistant

International Open Academy
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Class hours 50h
Duration 60 Days
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  • Course
  • Online
  • 50h
  • Duration:
    60 Days
  • Start:
    Different dates available

Begin a rewarding career as a physiotherapy assistant where you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of people in need. Every single day, people suffer with physical and neurological disorders and injuries that require rehabilitation services. 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.

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· Who is it intended for?

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

· Requirements

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.

· Qualification

Fully accredited by ICOES, International Council for Online Educational Standards.

· 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

· Career path

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

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What you'll learn on the course

Massage Therapy
Human Biology
Physical Rehabilitation
Physio therapist
Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation
Physiotherapy Assistant
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

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Course programme

Course Programme

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

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