Certified Physical Therapy Aide Program

Prepare for an exciting career in physical therapy under the direction and supervision of a physical therapist assisting with specific components of treatment interventions. As an aide, you will be generally responsible for carrying out non-technical duties of physical therapy such as preparing treatment areas, ordering devices and supplies and transporting patients (70 contact hrs, 40 clinical hrs).

A Payment Plan is available for those who need assistance, please contact your local NCTC Business Office for details..

Required Courses

Required courses for the Certified Physical Therapy Aide Program
Course Name

Admission Requirements

  • Basic Reading and Math Assessment
  • Must show proof of high school diploma, GED or college transcripts
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Must provide proof of current Immunizations
  • At least one form of ID
  • The cost of this program is $1,499

Barbara Quinlan
Department Assistant
Allied Health
(940) 668-3391