Best Occupational Therapy Courses

Find the best online Occupational Therapy Courses for you. The courses are sorted based on popularity and user ratings. We do not allow paid placements in any of our rankings. We also have a separate page listing only the Free Occupational Therapy Courses.

Occupational Therapy Introduction – ACCREDITED CERTIFICATE

How to become occupational therapist, basic Psychology, Physiology & Anatomy, working with disabilities, children adults

Created by Elmira Strange, MPhil, Dip - Motivational Psychologist, 73000+ students


Students: 1407, Price: $109.99

Students: 1407, Price:  Paid

Are you interested in working with people who struggle with challenges and disabilities on daily basis? Do you want to find out what Occupational Therapy really is and whether this career is for you? Then you are in the right place!

You will take 21 informative lectures that can help you to gain knowledge in Occupational Therapy.

Here you will learn: 

- How to work with children and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities

- The basic structure in anatomy and physiology

- How to help clients to overcome low self-esteem and depression

- What 'brain injury' and developmental disorders and conditions are

- What is Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

- What alternative career options are with your knowledge in occupational therapy

- and much more!

P.S. This course is now fully accredited by the IAOTH - International Association of Therapists!

P.P.S. At the end of the course you will see the instructions on how to obtain your certificate of completion

Occupational Therapy Introduction & Career Guide – Pre-OT

How to become an Occupational Therapist. Introduction guide to OT. Learn specific OT concepts. Kickstart your OT Career!

Created by Jeffrey Kou - Occupational Therapist, MS, OTR/L


Students: 361, Price: $89.99

Students: 361, Price:  Paid

  • Are you interested in helping others as a career?

  • Are you interested in working with children or adults who struggle in their daily life due to a disability?

  • Do you want to learn more about what occupational therapy is?

  • Are you deciding between a career in occupational therapy versus other professions?

  • Are you researching occupational therapy, but want to gain a better understanding of the profession without having to waste time looking all over the Internet?

No matter if you are just choosing a college major or even thinking about completely changing your career, this will be the right course for you.

In this course of over 35 lessons, you will learn about:

  1. What occupational therapy is.

  2. The perception of occupational therapy in society.

  3. Challenges faced on the job by practitioners.

  4. Why occupational therapy is effective.

  5. Environments and populations that occupational therapists work in and with.

  6. What occupational therapists really do in their work.

  7. The meaningful activities that occupational therapists address.

  8. Foundational theories of occupational therapy practice.

  9. Fundamental OT concepts that provide a preview of what OT school will be like.

  10. And much more!

By taking this course, you will be more prepared for occupational therapy school and be well ahead of your peers.

This course contains engaging videos you can watch at home or on the go, quizzes to test your knowledge, and supplemental resources such as print-outs to provide you with a rich learning experience.

As a real practicing occupational therapist, I will teach you the most important concepts that are essential to becoming a successful occupational therapy practitioner.

This course also includes a step by step guide for how to become an occupational therapist from researching schools, completing pre-requisite courses, being confident and prepared in your interview, what Fieldwork and the Capstone project entails, and how to prepare for the occupational therapy board exam.

You will learn how to collaborate with individuals facing their most challenging disabilities to move forward and to promote meaningful engagement in their life’s most important activities and so much more.

Are you ready to make a difference in your life and the life of others while earning a competitive salary?

Then, what are you waiting for?

Enroll now and I will see you in this class and one day, out in the field!

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Course Updates

  • 1/29/20 - Auto-generated closed captioning has been edited for all videos. You can now learn without audio by reading.

Fundamentals of Occupational Therapy (OT)

An introduction to occupational therapy

Created by Christopher Walters - Occupational Therapist


Students: 198, Price: $19.99

Students: 198, Price:  Paid

Learn the basic concepts, principles, and processes that guide interventions used in occupational therapy. Become involved in a profession dedicated to helping people and improving their quality of life.

Occupational therapy helps people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities.

Suitable for beginners, this course offers an introduction to Occupational Therapy, including its values, history, philosophy, standards, and ethics. This course will take you through the meaning and benefit of occupation, how occupational therapy got where it is today, how and where occupational therapists deliver their services, and the professional standards required of practitioners. You will learn all of the fundamentals and gain a strong understand of the role of this branch of therapy in the rehab process.

By the end of this class, you will gain an understanding of this quickly growing field of practice under the instruction of a certified occupational therapist and earn a verifiable certificate of your achievement.