Why Study for a Career in Occupational Therapy?
"Imagine yourself having a successful career
as an Occupational Therapy Aide..."
Demand is on the rise for skilled Occupational Therapy Aides to work alongside medical professionals in the health care industry. As the population of middle-aged and elderly people grows, so does the demand for therapeutic services. Whether you choose to find employment in a private therapy office, clinic, hospital or school, you will enjoy a career in the sense of pride and accomplishment it offers.
The U.S. Department of Labor expects Occupational Therapy Aides will be one of the fastest-growing occupations in the next decade, with jobs increasing more than 31% through 2018. With hard work and dedication, one of these great jobs can be yours. It is becoming a wonderful and rewarding career choice.
Career Areas: You can become an important part of a professional occupational therapy staff, work at a hospital, occupational therapy office, personal care facility, or with a home health agency
Occupational Therapy Aide Course
Turn your dream of becoming an Occupational Therapy Aide into an exciting career with the Penn Foster's Occupational Therapy Aides Training Program. There are no classes and you train at home in your spare time using proven learning methods perfected by Penn Foster, an innovative leader in home study training courses.
By studying just an hour a day, you can be on your way to a career as an Occupational Therapy Aide in a few months. If you qualify, you can apply for financial assistance from the government. Plus, your course may be tax deductible.