The Physical Therapy Assistant program is 10 months in length (Phase I & II). During this course, initially the students will receive basic instruction in skills required in any health care setting. The students will receive an understanding of the health industry and its various career paths, both traditional and nontraditional.
WHY SHOULD YOU CONSIDER THIS COURSE?
The Healthcare Industry is a great place for you to be seeking new employment opportunities:
- The Healthcare sector is one of the most buoyant sectors in UAE
- The Healthcare sector currently has over 500 hospitals and clinics in the UAE
- The Healthcare sector currently employs over 40,000 individuals
- The Healthcare sector is currently experience growth, improvement and investment due to increased demand
- In 2012 the Healthcare sector witnessed some of the highest salary increases
WHAT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES WILL BE AVAILABLE TO YOU AFTER COMPLETING COURSE:
This course provides the basic skills necessary for employment in a physician's office or medical clinic. It also offers a formal training for those currently employed in administrative positions.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE COURSE:
Those seeking careers in physical therapy in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, sports centers, Gyms etc.
Pretest / Post-test For academic advising and planning of their study schedule applicants are requested to contact: The Academic Coordinator, Office of the Assistant Director, Center for Continuing Education & Community Outreach, Gulf Medical University, Al Jurf, Ajman, UAE.
The course has been accredited for eighteen continuing education (CE) units awarded by the University.
About this Institute
GULF MEDICAL UNIVERSITY:
The focus of the Gulf Medical University is in the three core areas of Medical Education, Healthcare and Research. The university will strive to develop these three core areas as spotlights of medical excellence in the coming years. This was the first medical institution in the region, which offers admissions to both boys and girls of all nationalities. The university has infrastructure and facilities, which is on par with some of the established medical institutions in the world. Apart from the academic programs, Gulf Medical University is in the forefront of Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Professional Development Programs. The university has been organizing well acclaimed International and Regional conferences and Symposia. The university also publishes a quarterly Health magazine - GMC Health Journal, as part of its commitment to informative medical journalism.See all courses