Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program in Modesto, CA
Start your career helping patients improve mobility and motion.
If you want to prepare for a career in health care, our physical therapist assistant (PTA) training program in Modesto could be right for you. As a PTA, your goal is to help patients return back to their prior level of mobility and function. The work is rewarding because you have the chance to make a meaningful difference in people’s lives on a regular basis.
Curriculum is designed to teach you the skills employers are looking for in a physical therapist, medical or rehabilitation office. During the program, you’ll learn how to implement selected components of patient/client treatment, record data related to the treatment, and make modifications in selected treatments either to progress the patient/client as directed by the physical therapist or to ensure patient/client safety and comfort.
Some classes within the PTA program contain distance education coursework. Distance education coursework is completed at a location determined by the student.