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Thinking about pursuing a career as a certified rehabilitation therapy technician? At The College of Health Care Professions, our Rehabilitation Therapy Technician certificate program is the first step toward this certification and a role serving the physical and mental health and well-being of others.

Working under the supervision of physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech pathologists, physicians or other licensed rehabilitation professionals, rehab therapy technicians treat and support the short and long-term outcomes of patients recovering from injury or adapting to trauma or disability. Skills necessary for this job include advanced client relations skills as well as a high level of organization in order to successfully navigate administrative duties such as client paperwork processing and maintaining a client schedule.

With a rehabilitation therapy technician certificate from CHCP, you will be prepared to pursue a vital role in settings such as outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, chiropractic offices, physician offices and many others. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics*, job openings for rehab therapy technicians are projected to grow 29 percent by 2029—a much faster than average pace.

PROGRAM LENGTH
Complete the program on campus in 36 weeks.

EDUCATIONAL CLASSES

  • Overview of Anatomy, Physiology and Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Rehabilitation Therapy Technicians
  • Theory and Lab for Rehabilitation Therapy Technicians
  • Therapeutic Standards
  • CPR, First Aid and Vital Signs
  • Medical Law & Ethics for Rehabilitation Therapy Technicians
  • Pathophysiology for Rehabilitation Therapy Technicians
  • Sports Injury Management
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics in Rehabilitation
  • And More!

POTENTIAL CAREER SETTINGS

  • Outpatient Clinics
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
  • Long-Term Acute Care Facilities
  • Chiropractic Clinics
  • Physician Offices
  • And More!

*For additional career titles and earning potential, please visit www.bls.gov.

CHCP, founded by physicians, has been educating students for allied health careers for over 30 years.

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