Ready to snag a certified job that blends equipment expertise, office management finesse, patient interaction, and enticing perks? Our program readies you for the Physical Therapy Technician/Aide certification exam by the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA), launching your journey as a sought-after physical therapy aide. Master front desk coordination, patient check-ins, equipment preparation, facility upkeep, and procedural assistance. Eager to dive in? Enroll in our online physical therapy aide training program today.

Program Timeline

Convenience reigns—our online, self-paced program adapts to your schedule:

  • 8 months of full program access

Study Format

Life's a juggle, and inflexible schedules don't help. That's why CareerStep offers flexible, fully online training. Dive in when it suits you, complete modules at your pace, and reach out for assistance anytime:

  • Learn from home or anywhere
  • Train online anytime

Comprehensive Curriculum

Our online Physical Therapy Aide Training covers communication practices, anatomy, general patient care, ethical concepts, and much more.

  • Program Orientation: Physical Therapy Aide
  • Healthcare Foundational Knowledge and Basic Science
  • Anatomy and Physiology Essentials
  • General Patient Care
  • Patient Care Coordination and Education
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Laws and Ethics
  • Infection Control
  • Foundations of Physical Therapy
  • Communication and Customer Service in the Healthcare Office
  • Program Completion: Physical Therapy Aide

Physical Therapy Aide Certification

CareerStep’s online Physical Therapy Aide training equips you with skills for industry-recognized certification:

  • Physical Therapy Technician/Aide (PTTC)

The PTTC demonstrates your ability to help patients who are recovering from injuries and illnesses as they attempt to regain movement and manage pain - certified by the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA).

Embark on your journey towards becoming a skilled Physical Therapy Aide with us!



With over 25 years’ experience, CareerStep offers learners a humans-come-first approach to learning in the fields of healthcare, healthcare administration, and technology. CareerStep offers fully online training programs designed to provide flexibility and allow you to take a self-paced learning approach. You will work with a Career Advisor to discuss your goals, choose your program and then start your training.

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