Occupational Therapy Aide
After completion of the Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center) core students in this major will learn about the field of occupational therapy including licensure and certification requirements and the legal/ethical issues of the field. They will learn how to perform clerical duties for this profession along with the communication skills that they will need. Students will also learn how to assist with therapy agent and modalities including therapeutic exercises. In addition, students will also complete the health core, CPR/First Aid, medical terminology, and anatomy and physiology. Additionally, the student is provided the opportunity to use the theory in practical clinical experiences.