Become a Physiotherapist
Fourteen universities offer a professional Master’s degree in physiotherapy in Canada - ten in English and four in French.
Program graduates are eligible to write the national Physiotherapy Competency Examination (PCE) which is a requirement in most provinces to register and work as a physiotherapist.
Learn more about physiotherapy education
Learn more about the Physiotherapy Competency Examination (PCE)
Become a Physiotherapist Assistant (PTA)
PTA Programs in Canada
Physiotherapist assistants in Canada work under the direction of a licensed physiotherapist in the provision of physiotherapy services. They receive their education in programs at a technical or community college, or a university. The programs may carry different titles including:
Physiotherapy Assistant/Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
Rehabilitation Assistant Program
Therapist Assistant Program
Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant Program
Selective list of PTA Programs