PTA-110 Fundamentals for PTA (3.00)

Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

PTA-110 Fundamentals for PTA (3.00)

Introduces patient care activities for the PTA, including positioning and draping, posture and body mechanics. Covers pre-ambulation activities, including exercise and functional activities, fitting of assistive devices, gait training, and negotiation of architectural barriers. Includes a 32-hour off-campus clinical experience. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Prereq: PTA-103, PTA-120, PTA-140; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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