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O que eu aprenderei?

OTA / PTA (3022) - Year 2:

  • Fall start: September 9, 2020
  • Winter start: January 11, 2021

Program Overview

As a student in the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Diploma program, you will gain hands on experience to help prepare you to work in both fields of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy, under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist and/or a Physiotherapist. In addition you will:

  • Learn to assist individuals regain or maintain independent function and mobility
  • Participate in introductory fieldwork activities beginning in the first semester and gain valuable training from experienced clinicians in the workplace
  • Experience student centred learning in active classrooms and small labs with individualized attention
  • Have the opportunity to transfer to other Universities to pursue a degree

Accreditation Status:

The OTA & PTA Program at Sault College has been accredited by the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Education Accreditation Program (OTA & PTA EAP) in collaboration with Physiotherapy Education Accreditation Canada (PEAC) and the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT).

Program Mission Statement:

The Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Program at Sault College is committed to empowering students to become self-directed lifelong learners in the fields of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy. Graduates of the program, as entry-level workers, shall have the knowledge, skills and attitudes that are necessary to perform the duties of an Occupational Therapist Assistant and a Physiotherapist Assistant. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will receive an Ontario College Diploma.

Where You'll Work

As a graduate, you may work as an Occupational Therapist Assistant, Physiotherapist Assistant and/or a Rehab Assistant in a variety of settings including: Acute Care Hospitals, Rehabilitation Hospitals, Children`s Rehabilitation Centers, Community Care (Home Care), Convalescent Care Facilities, Private Physiotherapy Clinics, Occupational Therapy Centers, Disability Management Services and Long Term Care Facilities.

In addition graduates have applied their knowledge and skills in other settings including: Health and Rehabilitation Equipment Vendors, Equipment Repairs, Chiropractic Clinics, Consumer Organizations (for example, Brain Injury Association, Arthritis Society of Canada, March of Dimes) and the Alzheimer`s Society.

Graduates of the program may be eligible to purse further education at Algoma University, Lake Superior State University, Laurentian University, and University of Northampton. All graduates are subject to the transfer and entrance requirements set out by each post-secondary institution.

De qual departamento farei parte?

Sault College

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

Valores
Tuition: CAN $15,180.80, Ancillary fee: CAN $1,577.00; these fees are for the 2020-2021 academic year (year 1 of study) and are subject to change.

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021

Localização

Sault College

443 Northern Avenue,

Sault Ste. Marie,

Ontario (ON),

P6B 4J3, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Students must have Ontario Secondary School diploma. English language requirement : TOEFL score of 79-80 for the Internet-based test (iBT) and no test below 20; IELTS score of 6.0 with no band lower than 5.5; Cambridge English Exams C1 Advanced/CAE 180 or CAE C; C2 Proficiency/CPE 200 or CPEC; PTE Academic 60, Duolingo 95; CAEL CE 60; Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) Level 7 for all areas: reading, writing, speaking, listening.

Para estudantes internacionais

Ontario Secondary School diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C and Grade 11 Biology (SBI3C), or mature student status.

Results must be from within two years of the start of the program and must meet the following minimum requirements:

TOEFL score of 79-80 for the Internet-based test (iBT) and no test below 20
IELTS score of 6.0 with no band lower than 5.5
Cambridge English Exams C1 Advanced/CAE 180 or CAE C
C2 Proficiency/CPE 200 or CPEC
PTE Academic 60
Duolingo 95
CAEL CE 60
Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) Level 7 for all areas: reading, writing, speaking, listening

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.

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Sobre Sault College

Entre os Grandes Lagos da América do Norte, a Sault College tem uma localização imbatível para diversos excelentes cursos acadêmicos e profissionais.

  • Paisagens naturais lindas e atividades ao ar livre
  • Aprendizado co-op com parceiros profissionais
  • Vários preparatórios presenciais, remotos e online
  • Qualidade do aprendizado altamente classificada na província