Métiers et professions en santé et services sociaux

Physiotherapy technologist

Physiotherapy technologist


salaire Min. 24,78 $ / h
Max. 35,67 $ / h

Description and Responsibilities

Physiotherapy technologists apply various medically prescribed physiotherapy techniques to assist in the functional rehabilitation of patients. They apply treatments using equipment where necessary. They inform patients in an effort to render them autonomous in their treatment, and record observations and treatments offered. They also participate in clinical training.  

Education and Training Requirements

Techniques de physiothérapie This link opens a new window. training program in French is offered in several regions in Québec. Physiotherapy Technology This link opens a new window. training program in English is also offered.

Required Interests, Skills and Personality Type

  • Must be a good communicator and listener
  • Must enjoy physical work and handling (medical) instruments
  • Must enjoy working in a team with colleagues and other professionals
  • Must know how to observe and analyze situations and people
  • Must love contact with the public

Personality Type (RIASEC)

  • S - Prefers to be in contact with people and to help them
  • I - Prefers studying, understanding and solving problems
  • R - Prefers practical work and handling tools

Work Environment

Physiotherapy technologists mainly work in: 

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