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Rehabilitation Physiotherapy Assistant

Can you envision working alongside a physiotherapist, assisting in the rehabilitation and wellness goals of patients, helping them take their lives to new levels? If yes, this career training will ensure you are job-ready and in demand in one year.



Program Duration
Full Time: 55 weeks
In-class schedule: Monday to Friday
Windsor, Brantford Campuses
Practicum Duration
350 hours
Financial Aid
Various payment options. Financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.


Rehabilitation physiotherapy assistants play a central role in the rehabilitation and wellness of patients requiring care and support. You work alongside a physiotherapist administering therapeutic modalities and supervising exercises. You support clients as they transfer from one position to another, help them to stand, walk and exercise. You have amazing strength and stamina and are able to be on your feet for long periods of time. You also help maintain the cleanliness of the physiotherapy room and treatment areas, maintaining the specialized equipment, and work the front desk and provide general administrative and clerical support.

Is a Career as a Rehabilitation Physiotherapy Assistant Right for You?

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This program is 55 weeks, including 350 hours of practicum with on-the-job training, offsite with potential employers. Our Rehabilitation Physiotherapy Assistant programs lays the foundation of knowledge and skills you will require to support physiotherapists and their patients as they heal and reach new levels of health and wellness. The curriculum will cover areas such as: functional anatomy and movement, rehabilitation principles and disease, injury and prevention, human growth development and mental health, as well as an introduction to computers, client management, communications, and personal and financial success.


Beyond Anderson College’s industry-expert instructors, easy-to-use learning materials and real-world training – what sets us apart, is a community of support, sharing your interests and goals for creating a life-changing career path, one that will become like a family as you navigate your way to success.


  • Gain real-time knowledge and best practices onsite from our industry-expert instructors and offsite through a practicum with rehabilitation physiotherapy assistant employers
  • Apply the technical skills learned to provide quality client care, through training within a simulated physiotherapy setting
  • Learn, alongside your fellow classmates, how to provide comprehensive support to clients and a healthcare team and work within a professional environment


Contact us to talk with one of our Admissions Experts. We’ll walk you through the details of what you’ll need and how to apply, the details of the program curriculum and the next steps to get you on your way to your first, or next, successful career.


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Anderson College is a great campus as you will get both practical and theoretical materials, I am proud of myself for being amongst the graduates from Anderson College. Anderson College changed my life in appearance and thinking, so well done Anderson College!

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