Rehab Aide Training Program (formerly PT Aide) ​​​​​
HLTH 405
CPR Basic Life Support 
HLTH 406

Registration for the Rehab Aide course (HLTH 405) and CPR BLS (HLTH 406). Note: students have different registration dates depending on their student status. 
   The course will be offered during during the Spring 2017 semester and  during the Summer of 2017.  You will need to have a Banner ID to register for the class.  Please click on the link to obtain your Banner ID:
You register for HLTH 405 and HlTH 406 through banner web.  
What does a Rehab Therapy Aide do?
·         Provide rehabilitative care to patients under the direct supervision of a licensed physical therapist
·         Perform day to day tasks to help patients gain mobility and improve functional abilities
·         Information presented includes medical terminology, body systems review, exercise and mobility training, customer service, workplace safety, and body mechanics

Career Opportunities

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, careers in healthcare and wellness are increasing and Rehab Aide jobs are predicted to grow nearly 30 percent faster than average occupations from 2010-2020.


Training Class Details

The not-for-credit training course is 4 weeks in length.  The course uses technology-based learning strategies as well as hands on lab sessions.  Students will earn a Training Certificate of Completion.
  • There is not a fee a take HLTH 405
  • We strongly recommend that you also take CPR BLS Class (HLTH 406) .  This will make you much more marketable and competitive to work in the Healthcare Facility. 
  • Registration for Summer and Fall classes opens Nov. 7th.
  • You are required to have a Banner ID to register for HLTH 405 and HLTH 406


  • Spring 2018
HLTH 405 Session Details- CRN 25916
Hybrid Course March 5th - March 24th
March 5th (Monday) 5:30pm to 7:30pm
in Hospital Rock Building 110
March 10th (Saturday) 9:10am-4:00pm
in Hospital Rock Building 126
March 17th (Saturday) 9:10am to 4:00pm
in Hospital Rock Building 126​

Details: All in person class sessions require attendance. Textbook is provide to students on First session (March 5th) 

 HLTH 406 Session Details- CRN 26181

Date: April 7th

Location: Hospital Rock Building 133
Time: 9:10am to 6:00pm
Details: Materials Fee ($60) must be paid (Through the Cashier's office), book must be picked up from PTA Office (JM 125, Visalia Campus) and read prior to the day of class.


For more questions, please email and/or call the PTA Office at 559-737-6135. Thank you!







Last Updated: 1/31/2018 2:15 PM