Medical Courses: Physical Therapy Aide

Physical Therapy Aide

Physical Therapy Aides are employed in rehabilitation centers, orthopedic clinics, nursing homes, and some hospitals. This dynamic 10-week course prepares you for an introductory role in the important and patient-focused field of physical therapy.

Coursework Includes:
• Basic anatomy and physiology
• Medical terminology/abbreviations
• Range of motion exercises
• Common anatomical injuries
• Ethical and legal issues
• Measuring vital signs
• Physical therapy modalities
• Effective communication
• Ambulation and Gait training

Medical Dept. Refund Policy

No Refunds for a student who withdraws voluntarily from a class.
Refunds will be made only for classes canceled by Conejo Valley Adult Education. 
Reschedules must be made at least 48 hours in advance.
Transfers are handled on a case by case basis and are subject to a $35 fee.