triOS TORONTO CAMPUS GAINS ACCREDITATION OF PTA/OTA DIPLOMA PROGRAM
Mississauga, ON (December 12, 2017) – triOS College Business Technology Healthcare is proud to announce that the Physiotherapy Assistant/Occupational Therapy Assistant diploma program at the Toronto campus has been granted accreditation by the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Education Accreditation Program (OTA & PTA EAP).
Joining the Brampton and London campuses in having the program accredited, the Toronto campus is thrilled to have met the educational standards established by the OTA & PTA EAP. triOS is the only private career college in Ontario that has attained this accreditation.
“Accreditation of an education program provides assurance to future employers that graduates of the program have received a high standard of education that has been certified through National Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant standards,” says Leta Stegne, Faculty Head of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. “This provides a standard of excellence that meets and exceeds employer’s needs within hospitals, clinics and rehabilitation centers.”
Physiotherapy assistants and occupational therapy assistants are a vital part of the healthcare industry. They are needed to administer rehabilitation treatments to patients under the direction of a physiotherapist and/or an occupational therapist, meaning that they make a difference in the lives of their patients.
The Physiotherapy Assistant/Occupational Therapy Assistant diploma program at triOS is 63 weeks long and comes with a 500-hour work placement, ensuring that students are readily prepared with the hands-on experience they need to begin their careers.
In addition to the accreditation, the Toronto campus will be offering the Physiotherapy Assistant/Occupational Therapy Assistant diploma program during the evenings to better accommodate students.
The accreditation will be highly beneficial for all students who want to work in this field. Students are encouraged to speak with an Education Consultant for more information on this program.
ABOUT triOS COLLEGE
The mission of triOS College Business Technology Healthcare Inc. is to help students become job-ready graduates. triOS College is a private career college with 9 campuses across Ontario focused on providing the practical hands-on training that students need to be successful in their chosen careers.
triOS College offers a wide variety of programs that are highly relevant in today’s job market within Business, Technology, Healthcare, Law, and Supply Chain. The program curriculum is extremely comprehensive and is uniquely developed with input from industry leaders to provide the highest quality education.
Canadian-owned and operated, triOS College is proud to be recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for seven years in a row. triOS has been awarded this Platinum designation for redefining post-secondary education by listening to students and employer needs to deliver effective results.