…From ExpertRating makes you a part of the elite league of certified Physical Therapy Aides

Physical therapy is growing in popularity. Become a certified physical therapy aide with the ExpertRating Physical Therapy Aide Certification and carve out a secure career for yourself in this flourishing industry.

Learn what assisting a physical therapist entails; what rules, regulations, and ethics to follow; what common disorders physical therapists treat and how; and what safety issues to take care of. Discover many other aspects of working as an assistant in a physical therapy environment. Enroll now

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About The Physical Therapy Aide Certification

Careers in healthcare and wellness are flourishing, and the demand for Physical Therapy Aides is predicted to grow much faster.If you're interested in gaining a skill which is monetarily valuable and socially desirable, this Physical Therapy Aide course is for you.

Why Get Certified?

While it is not mandatory to be certified, it is certainly very beneficial for job and work prospects. Showing that you have been certified gives confidence to clients and hiring managers that you possess the essential knowledge and skills to get the job done.

This certification comes with everything you need including an in-depth online courseware with plenty of examples and expert tips. The course usually takes 2-4 weeks to complete, after which you can take the online test from your own device. You receive an online transcript as well as a hard copy certificate delivered at your physical address. We also provide highly responsive feedback to hundreds of employee verification requests annually. Taking this certification could be the smartest move for your career.


Physical Therapy Aide Certification ProgramPhysical Therapy Aide Certification ProgramThe Final Certification TestThe Final Certification TestPrefacePrefaceAbout the AuthorAbout the Author
Introduction to Physical TherapyIntroduction to Physical TherapyPhysical Therapy EnvironmentsPhysical Therapy EnvironmentsAllied Health Professionals as a TeamAllied Health Professionals as a TeamPersons That Use Physical Therapy ServicesPersons That Use Physical Therapy ServicesSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Assisting the Physical TherapistAssisting the Physical TherapistEducational RequirementsEducational RequirementsVocational ResponsibilitiesVocational ResponsibilitiesAdditional Physical Therapy Staff ResponsibilitiesAdditional Physical Therapy Staff ResponsibilitiesSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Documentation and Communication in the PT ProfessionDocumentation and Communication in the PT ProfessionCommunicating with Supervising PT, Patients and FamiliesCommunicating with Supervising PT, Patients and FamiliesPsychosocial Aspects of CommunicationPsychosocial Aspects of CommunicationDocumentationDocumentationSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Rules, Regulations and Ethics for the PT AideRules, Regulations and Ethics for the PT AidePatient Bill of RightsPatient Bill of RightsNegligence In the WorkplaceNegligence In the WorkplaceEthics In ResearchEthics In ResearchSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Body SystemsBody SystemsMajor Body SystemsMajor Body SystemsMajor Body Systems...ContinuedMajor Body Systems...ContinuedSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Individual and Multiple System DisordersIndividual and Multiple System DisordersHomeostasisHomeostasisSystem Disorders and InjuriesSystem Disorders and InjuriesMultiple System DisordersMultiple System DisordersSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Injuries, Biomechanics and TransfersInjuries, Biomechanics and TransfersDefinitionsDefinitionsLevel Of AssistanceLevel Of AssistancePreparing for The TransferPreparing for The TransferDevices for Assisting With TransfersDevices for Assisting With TransfersAssisting With Bed MobilityAssisting With Bed MobilityPatient Assisted TransfersPatient Assisted TransfersDependent TransfersDependent TransfersImportant ConsiderationsImportant ConsiderationsSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Ambulation, Gait Terminology and Gait AnalysisAmbulation, Gait Terminology and Gait AnalysisHow We MoveHow We MoveGait TerminologyGait TerminologyObservational Gait AnalysisObservational Gait AnalysisOther Methods of Gait AnalysisOther Methods of Gait AnalysisCondition Affecting GaitCondition Affecting GaitSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Ambulation and Assistive DevicesAmbulation and Assistive DevicesGait TrainingGait TrainingAssistive DevicesAssistive DevicesSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Safety Issues in the PT EnvironmentSafety Issues in the PT EnvironmentInjury to the Therapist, Assistants and AidesInjury to the Therapist, Assistants and AidesPatient SafetyPatient SafetyEnvironment Specific HazardsEnvironment Specific HazardsMRSA and VREMRSA and VRESummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Common Disorders Treated by Physical Therapists and Treatment ModalitiesCommon Disorders Treated by Physical Therapists and Treatment ModalitiesNeurological ImpairmentsNeurological ImpairmentsOrthopedic ImpairmentsOrthopedic ImpairmentsVestibular DisordersVestibular DisordersWound CareWound CareCardiac RehabilitationCardiac RehabilitationModalitiesModalitiesSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions
Range of Motion and ExerciseRange of Motion and ExerciseRange of Motion and ExerciseRange of Motion and ExerciseSummarySummaryChapter Review QuestionsChapter Review Questions

Joseph Zeni, Jr., PT, PhD has worked in a physical therapy clinic for more than ten years. He began his work as a physical therapy aide in an outpatient physical therapy clinic. Following this, he attended Quinnipiac University where he received his Bachelors degree in Health Science and continued to pursue his Masters degree in Physical Therapy. After receiving his professional licensure, he worked as a clinician in a fast paced, hospital-based outpatient clinic and treated a wide patient population. His focus was on orthopedic rehabilitation and treated pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

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The ExpertRating Physical Therapy Aide course is designed keeping in mind your comfort and convenience. You can access the course and all the videos in it from anywhere, anytime. Whether you are a stay-at-home mom or always-on-the-go working professional, you can keep learning. Access it from your home computer, your tablet or your mobile phone – whatever or whenever is convenient for you.

When you choose the ExpertRating Physical Therapy Aide Certification, you can be sure that you are choosing a respected certification that is recognized by hundreds of private employers and government bodies in the US and other countries.

ExpertRating offers its training and testing services to some of the biggest and best companies in the world, such as Convergys Corp, UPS, GAP, Federal Bureau of Prisons, Coke, Citrix, IKEA Systems, Google and Ericsson, to name a few.



When you purchase the Physical Therapy Aide Certification, you also receive the highly recognizable hard copy certificate at your physical address within 12-15 days of taking the exam.

  • The certificate can be used to prove your certified status and does not mention the word "online".
  • You will receive an online transcript that mentions your score and you can use it to prove your certified credentials on the internet or to employers and customers.


For taking this course, you need internet access, an e-mail account, and any web browser.


The fee is all-inclusive, and includes the in-depth Physical Therapy Aide Courseware, exam fee, hard copy certificate and mailing charges.


Most people take 2-4 weeks to complete the course studying 1-2 hours a day.


In case you fail the exam, you can re-attempt the exam for $10 up to three times.


The certification can be renewed after one year by paying a fee of $30. You will receive a new hard copy certificate upon renewal.


Yes, you can access your study material at any point of time after successfully completing the certification.

The ExpertRating Physical Therapy Aide Certification is by far the "best value-for-money"
Physical Therapy Aide Certification -- FOR JUST $99.99

Career Prospects for Physical Therapy Aides

The physical therapy industry is worth $33 billion in the United States and projected to keep growing at a fast pace for many years to come. The increase in the demand for physical therapists is accompanied by an increase in the demand for those who assist physical therapists in the execution of their duties, such as physical therapy aides.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the employment of physical therapy aides will grow 25 percent through 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. The median annual wage for physical therapy aides is $28,450 per year or $13.68 per hour.

Almost 60 percent of all physical therapy aides work in the offices of physical, occupational and speech therapists and offices of audiologists. State, local, and private hospitals are the next biggest employers. Other than these establishments, physical therapy aides can find employment in the offices of physicians and at nursing care facilities.

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