Occupational Therapy Support Worker
Develop the skills to assist vulnerable people suffering from physical and mental disabilities with the Occupational Therapy Support Worker Course. This occupational therapy training program covers all aspects of occupational therapy. Throughout the course, you will learn key techniques and approaches for supporting patients who require extra help in performing everyday activities.
As an occupational therapy support worker, you must possess fundamental knowledge of basic anatomy and physiology, to provide adequate treatment and care for your patients. This course provides a complete introduction to the body’s structure – from the blood and immune system to the brain.
This training program will also explore your opportunities in this field, including related roles such as physical therapy support worker and occupational therapy assistants.
Please note that this occupational therapy course does not entitle you to join the HCPC register or recognised OT therapist. This Occupational Therapy course will not make you an OT therapist but you will come across all the basic guidelines of occupational therapy to boost and shine your knowledge in this particular field of Occupational Therapy.
- Develop the fundamental skills and practical knowledge
- Familiarise with a wide range of mental health disorders and physical disabilities
- Broaden your knowledge of basic anatomy and physiology
- Discover effective techniques and approaches for building self-esteem
- Boost your professional development and understand your opportunities
- Be able to provide support to patients who are adapting to life after major surgery
- Develop the skills to assist vulnerable people in performing day-to-day activities
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion, you can choose to make your achievement by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and knowledge.
The Occupational Therapy Support Worker is open to all, with no entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
This Occupational Therapy Support Worker will help you gain all the necessary theoretical knowledge to excel in the relevant field. Enrol on our course now and get started on the journey of taking your career to the next level.
|Introduction to Occupational Therapy|
|About the Course & Instructor||00:06:00|
|What is Occupational Therapy?||00:06:00|
|Knowledge & Skills for Occupational Therapy||00:09:00|
|Working with Adults||00:07:00|
|Working with Children||00:06:00|
|(Basic) Anatomy & Physiology|
|The Structure & the Functions||00:08:00|
|The Blood & the Immune System||00:07:00|
|What is ‘Brain Injury’?||00:07:00|
|Developmental Disorders & Conditions||00:07:00|
|Creative & Management Skills|
|The Use of Creative Activities||00:08:00|
|Management & Leadership Skills||00:06:00|
|Building Confidence & Self-Esteem||00:05:00|
|Dealing with Depression||00:08:00|
|Career Growth in Occupational Therapy|
|Personal & Academic Development||00:05:00|
|Alternative Career Options||00:09:00|
|Individual (Client's) Development|
|A Theory of Human Need for Occupation||00:07:00|
|Occupations for Health & Wellbeing||00:04:00|
|Coping Strategies (stress)||00:10:00|
|Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs||00:05:00|
|Thank You & Good Bye!||00:04:00|
|Mock Exam – Occupational Therapy Support Worker||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Occupational Therapy Support Worker||00:20:00|