Program Goals and Outcomes

Occupational therapy aide goals and outcomes

An online Occupational Therapy Aide Career Diploma can help you learn the skills needed to assist occupational therapists and their patients in a variety of clinical settings.

Occupational Therapy Aide

Career Diploma 2-6 mo As low as $49/mo
800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM EST)

Program Goal

To develop the skills and knowledge to obtain an entry-level position as a professional occupational therapy aide.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to...

  • Identify typical personal qualities held by successful occupational therapy aides, including empathy, knowledge of good customer service, and effective communication.
  • Identify typical professional responsibilities of occupational therapy aides, including assisting with activities of daily living, administrative duties, inventory control, and telephone etiquette.
  • Use appropriate medical terminology related to the body in order to communicate accurately with clients and supervisors.
  • Show understanding of the importance of a safe health care environment, including potential hazards and fall prevention, and the aide’s role in maintaining a clean, safe workplace.

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