Aquatic Physical Therapy Clinical Competency Certificate (PT)
This course series provides PTs with a comprehensive study of the fundamental knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to provide safe evidence-based patient care using the aquatic environment. Participants will demonstrate clinical competency in aquatic physical therapy by completing both written and practical skills tests. This is the only certificate program sponsored by a component of the APTA specifically designed for the aquatic physical therapy professional.
Note: The series includes online courses plus an in-person pool course. The purchase for the pool course will occur as a separate purchase when you register for a pool course. You must complete the pool course to complete the course series. The price for the complete program (online courses +pool clinic are listed below: Non Member $1620.00 Member $1296.00 Aquatic Physical Therapy Section $1166.50)
Achievement of the course series results in an assessment-based certificate in Aquatic Physical Therapy Clinical Competency. It does not result in a credential and is not recognized by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists (ABPTS). Participants receive an assessment-based certificate upon completion of the entire program.
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Certificate in Aquatic Physical Therapy Clinical Competency (PT)
- Non Member$670.00(until 12/31/2030)
- Member$536.00(until 12/31/2030)
- Aquatic Physical Therapy Section$482.40(until 12/31/2030)