Skip to content

Physiotherapy Assistant

Summer Flash Sale | Level 5 Endorsed by The Quality Licence Scheme |150 CPD Point| Audio Visual Training | Exam Included

Academy for Health & Fitness


Save 97%
£10 inc VAT (was £415)
Offer ends 31 July 2021
Study method
Online, self-paced
436 hours
Access to content
365 days
No formal qualification
150 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

5 students purchased this course

Add to basket or enquire


Are you interested in a field that is rewarding and helps people excel in their day to day lives? Would you like to know what anatomy is and how the human body works? Are you searching for a way to get started in the healthcare field? If so, then the Physiotherapy Assistant course can help you grow and build enchanting career opportunities ahead!

This Level 5 Physiotherapy Assistant course is endorsed by The Quality Licence Scheme and accredited by CPD, CMA & IAO (with 150 CPD points) to make your skill development and career progression related to Physiotherapy Assistant substantial and easier than ever!

The Physiotherapy Assistant course is designed to help you with the knowledge, practical skills, and values required to assist physiotherapists in a safe, effective and ethical manner. Throughout this Physiotherapy Assistant diploma, you will learn about how to treat, educate and advise patients who have problems with their lungs and breathing system. Furthermore, this physiotherapy programme illustrates information that will help you to treat pain, illness or disability through movement & exercise, manual therapy, and guidance. Equally important, after completing this course you will be able to identify various sports injuries & spinal problems and how therapeutic exercises can help in treatments. The Physiotherapy Assistant diploma represents the procedures to provide advanced physiotherapy support to patient's suffering from neurological disorders, paediatric disorders, and other physical conditions.

You'll get a Free Student ID card by enrolling in this Physiotherapy Assistant course. This ID card entitles you to discounts on bus tickets, movie tickets, and library cards.

On top of everything, you will get a certificate that includes 10 CPD points which will help make a mark for yourself in the competitive job market. This certificate will also help you to create an impression of self-reliance and dedication that will surely attract prospective employers to prioritise your job application. Enrol this Physiotherapy Assistant course today to open and build enchanting career opportunities ahead.

What will I learn from this Physiotherapy Assistant course?

  • The history of physiotherapy and how it evolved over time
  • Fundamentals of physiotherapy as well as the roles of a physiotherapist
  • Relationship between physiotherapist and physiotherapy assistant
  • The neuromuscular system
  • The concepts of electrotherapeutic modalities
  • How to prevent injuries and discover physiotherapy in various sports injuries
  • How to recover patients from neurological conditions
  • Discover different paediatric disorders as well as physiotherapy methods
  • Fundamentals of Evidence-Based Physiotherapy (EBP) including the five steps of (EBP)

Please note that this course does not entitle you to join the HCPC register or recognised Physiotherapists. But you will come across all the basic guidelines of Physiotherapy to boost and shine your knowledge in this particular field of Physiotherapy.



150 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Accreditation Group

Course media


The Physiotherapy Assistant course has been designed by experts, to create a rich and in-depth training experience for all the students who enrol on it. Enrol on the Physiotherapy Assistant course now and get instant access to all Physiotherapy Assistant course materials.

Enjoy the Physiotherapy Assistant course materials online from any internet-enabled device and learn when it suits you. Start your learning journey with this Physiotherapy Assistant course straight away and take a step forward in securing a better future!

Why Prefer this Physiotherapy Assistant Course?

  • Opportunity to earn a certificate endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme and another certificate accredited by CPD, CMA & IAO after completing this Physiotherapy Assistant course
  • Student ID card with amazing discounts — completely for FREE! (£10 postal charges will be applicable for international delivery)
  • Standard-aligned lesson planning
  • Innovative and engaging contents and activities
  • Assessments that measure higher-level thinking and skills
  • Complete the Physiotherapy Assistant program in your own time, at your own pace
  • Each of our students gets full tutor support on weekdays (Monday to Friday)

*****Course Curriculum*****

Here is the curriculum breakdown of the Physiotherapy Assistant course:

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 01: Introduction to Physiotherapy

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • What is Physiotherapy?
  • Origins of Physiotherapy
  • Introduction to Kinesiology

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 02: The Standards for Physiotherapists

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • What Do Physiotherapists Do?
  • Learn How Physiotherapy Works
  • Standards for the Physiotherapy Profession in the UK

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 03: The Physiotherapy Interventions

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • The Relationship Between Physiotherapist and Physiotherapy Assistant
  • Interventions Used in Physiotherapy
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Physical Agents
  • Electrotherapeutic Modalities

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 04: Sports Physiotherapy

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • What is Sports Physiotherapy?
  • Types of Sports Injuries
  • Physiotherapy Treatment Methods for Sport Injuries

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 05: Neurological Physiotherapy

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to the Neuromuscular System
  • What is Neurological Physiotherapy?
  • Neurological Physiotherapy: Rehabilitation
  • Neurological Diseases and Impairments
  • Assessment of Neurological Patients

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 06: Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • What is Musculoskeletal Therapy (MSK)?
  • Skeletal Muscle Structure
  • Common Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Some of the Therapy Techniques for Musculoskeletal Problems

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 07: Respiratory Physiotherapy

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to the Respiratory System
  • What is Respiratory Physiotherapy?
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Physiotherapy: Assessment
  • Respiratory Physiotherapy: Treatment Methods and Interventions

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 08: Paediatric Physiotherapy

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Paediatric Physiotherapy
  • Legal Rights of Children Regarding Healthcare
  • Paediatric Physiotherapy: Disorders
  • Assessment and Testing of Infant and Child Development

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 09: Evidence-Based Physiotherapy (EBP)

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Evidence-Based Physiotherapy
  • What Does High-Quality Clinical Research Mean?
  • What is Patient Preference?
  • Importance of Evidence-Based Physiotherapy
  • The Five Steps of Evidence-based Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy Assistant Module 10: Building a Career as a Physiotherapist

In this module of Physiotherapy Assistant course, we will cover the following topics:

  • The Daily Tasks Done By Physiotherapists
  • Skills and Knowledge Required By Physiotherapists
  • Average Salaries, Work Hours and Job Outlook
  • Learn How to Get the Physiotherapy Assistant Job

Assessment Process

We offer an integrated assessment framework to make the process of evaluation and accreditation for learners easier. You have to complete the assignment questions given at the end of the course and score a minimum of 60% to pass each exam. Our expert trainers will assess your assignment and give you feedback after you submit the assignment.

You will be entitled to claim a certificate endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme after you have completed all of the exams.

Show off Your New Skills With a Certification of Completion

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the Physiotherapy Assistant course, you can order an original hardcopy certificate of achievement endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme. The certificate will be home-delivered, with a pricing scheme of —

  • 119 GBP inside the UK
  • 129 GBP (including postal fees) for international delivery

Certification Accredited by CPD, CMA & IAO

Upon finishing the Physiotherapy Assistant course, you will receive an accredited certification that is recognised all over the UK and also internationally. The pricing schemes are —

  • 10 GBP for Digital Certificate
  • 29 GBP for Printed HardCopy Certificate inside the UK
  • 39 GBP for Printed HardCopy Certificate outside the UK (international delivery)

Who is this course for?

Is This Physiotherapy Assistant Course Right for You?

Anyone suffering from back/neck and other physical pain and interested in preventing future events of these pains can benefit from this physiotherapy assistant course. Our online physiotherapy programme is also ideal for beginners who want to become physiotherapists or work in other relevant fields. This course will teach you the basic theoretical concepts of physiotherapy and introduce you to a variety of treatment methods.

This Physiotherapy Assistant course is suitable for everyone. There are no specific entry requirements, and you can access the course materials from anywhere in the world.


There are no previous knowledge requirements for the Physiotherapy Assistant program; this is open to anyone! Any learning enthusiast from anywhere in the world can enrol on this Physiotherapy Assistant course without any hesitation.

All students must have a passion for learning and literacy, as well as being over the age of 16.

Browse this 100% online course from any internet device, including your computer, tablet or smartphone. Study at your own pace and earn an industry-recognised qualification with this Physiotherapy Assistant course.

Career path

Anyone with an interest in the field of physiotherapy and aiming to become a physiotherapist will find our course curriculum absolutely perfect. You can also explore your opportunities in other relevant job sectors.

  • Physiotherapist
  • Physiotherapist Assistant
  • Caregiver
  • Nursing Home Worker
  • Nurse
  • Sports Therapist
  • Fitness Trainer

Questions and answers

Currently there are no Q&As for this course. Be the first to ask a question.


Currently there are no reviews for this course. Be the first to leave a review.


What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.