Occupational Therapy Assistant


Miramar, FL (Miami Metro Area)

EARN YOUR OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT DEGREE IN AS FEW AS 20 MONTHS

Have you been searching for an occupational therapy assistant school in Florida? You can earn a degree in the exciting field of occupational therapy assisting, supporting occupational therapists to enhance quality of life through increased mobility and physical endurance.

Achieve your dreams

Concorde wants to partner with you to meaningfully impact your family and community through a career in occupational therapy, where you can improve overall physical independence through restoration of physical function, pain relief and strength improvement.

What you can learn

You can prepare for a career optimizing mobility and physical strength and endurance for those who have suffered injury, illness or have been diagnosed with other medical conditions through Concorde’s real-world curriculum. This program can prepare you to sit for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) following completion of this degree.  Coursework emphasizes the following hands-on areas:

  • Anatomical positions
  • Basic Life Support (BLS), first aid, infection control and vital signs
  • Biomechanics of joint motion, posture and balance
  • Conflict resolution and ethical dispute resolution
  • Etiology, clinical process, and prognosis of common diseases and illnesses

Career outlook*

Occupational therapy assistant jobs are projected to increase at a much-faster-than-average rate of 40 percent. Find out more about what a career in occupational therapy looks like.
*Source: BLS.gov 2014-2024

Financial aid

We are here to help you navigate the financial aid process and help you learn about scholarship programs that are also available for those who qualify.

Join our family

If you’re looking for occupational therapy assistant schools in Florida, Concorde can help you bring your career dreams in this field to reality. To learn more, request information, or call Concorde Institute at 1-800-693-7010.

Opportunity awaits.

Hours of operation

Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: Please call the campus for details
Sunday: Closed

Address

Concorde Career Institute
10933 Marks Way
Miramar, FL 33025

FX: 954-874-9497
Toll free: 1-800-693-7010

Accreditation

The Occupational Therapy Assistant program has received “Full Accreditation,” by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200 Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA. Their website is www.acoteonline.org.

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