Ottawa/Ottawa West, Ontario (PRWEB) July 09, 2016
Herzing College – Ottawa West is pleased to announce the addition of a Physiotherapist/Rehabilitation Assistant program to their program offerings. Since 1965, Herzing College has been a leader in specialized career training in the Ottawa area.
Physiotherapist/Rehabilitation Assistants work under the direction of and as assistants to rehabilitation professionals. They carry out treatment programs such as thermotherapy, traction, hydrotherapy and electrotherapeutic techniques for patients with various injuries or disabilities to maximize their ability to independently manage daily activities.
This program introduces students to the field of rehabilitation and teaches students to instruct, motivate and assist patients to learn and improve functional activities. Areas of study include; introduction to rehabilitation, the health care system and ethics, interpersonal Skills, communication and problem solving, medical terminology, body systems and disease, PTA administration and program support, and more. Visit herzing.ca/ottawa for a complete list of course descriptions and additional program information.
The Herzing College Ottawa West location is accepting students now for the Physiotherapist/Rehabilitation Assistant program. Students are encouraged to contact Herzing College and make an appointment to see an Admissions Advisor.