Physiotherapy Technology

Code 144.A0
SanctionDEC
SecteurSanté (19)
Code CUISEP354-350.CP
Nombre d'unités91 2/3
StatutProgram approved in 2015.
Organismes scolaires offrant le programme

Objectifs du programme

To learn the principles and application of specific techniques in the care related to certain cases and to ensure quality evaluation relative to treatment while keeping in mind the psychological care of the patient.

Durée de la formation

La durée totale inclut des cours de formation générale commune à tous les programmes pour 420 heures, des cours de formation générale propre à ce programme pour 150 heures ainsi que des cours de formation générale complémentaire pour 90 heures.


Les durées correspondent à la formation théorique et au travail de laboratoire des cours; elles excluent donc les heures de travail personnel de l'étudiante ou de l'étudiant.

Conditions d'admission

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):

• Sec. V Physics – Secondary V Physics (553504)

• Sec. IV CST - Secondary IV Mathematics: Cultural, Social and Technical Option (563414)

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment (3237)

Appellation(s) d'emploi

technicien/technicienne en physiothérapie
technicien/technicienne en réadaptation physique

Relation avec le marché du travail

Insertion au marché du travail   (Information provenant du MEES)
Site AvenirEnSanté.com

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
002W Analyze the profession
002X Refer to the normal functioning of the human body
002Y Locate anatomical structures of the musculoskeletal system
002Z Analyze positions and movements of the human body
003A Provide basic and emergency care
003B Associate physiological mechanisms with physical rehabilitation needs
003C Interpret information about pathological conditions and associated interventions
003D Intervene in cases involving pain or circulatory problems
003E Intervene in cases involving loss of mobility
003F Intervene in cases involving muscle impairment
003G Intervene in cases involving functional loss
003H Provide electrotherapy treatments
003K Provide rehabilitation services for clients with orthopedic or rheumatological conditions
003L Provide rehabilitation services for clients with neurological conditions
003M Adapt the clinical approach to a particular handicap and rehabilitation setting
003N Provide rehabilitation services for clients with vascular or respiratory conditions
003Q Offer professional services
0559 Establish professional relationships
055A Provide rehabilitation care adapted to a geriatric population
Number of contact hours allotted to specific training: 2085