If you're interested in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program, view the videos below, take a self-assessment to see if you have what it takes and learn about LBCC's program. This orientation may take 30-45 minutes to complete, so be sure you have sufficient time before starting.
If you decide that this is the program for you, be sure to view all of the content, then take the short quiz at the end to complete the orientation.
Traditional students: After you submit this final quiz, your student information will be sent to the Academic Planning Assistant, who will then enable you to register for LBCC classes. You will receive a notification email as soon as you are able to register. Please allow 2 business days for the Academic Planning Assistant to review your submission.
Distance Education students: Submitting this final quiz will alert the OTA department to expect your program application.
Occupational Therapy Assistant Job Overview
The videos below can give you an idea of what OTAs do and what your training will be like.
About the diversity of the OT profession:
About a similar OTA program:
National Information: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/occupational-therapy-assistants-and-aides.htm
Regional Information: http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes312011.htm
View the webpage for the American Occupational Therapy Association, or AOTA. As an OTA, you will join this group of over 40,000 other AOTA members throughout the United States and abroad: http://www.aota.org/
Do you have what it takes?
Take this assessment to find out if you have what it takes to be an OTA! Be sure to print your results and include them with your program application: http://www.proprofs.com/quiz-school/story.php?title=lbcc-occupational-therapy-assistant_1
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Overview:
Want to learn more? For information on admission requirements, application procedures, and tuition rates, view the program bulletin available at http://www.linnbenton.edu/bulletins
Note that there is a separate program bulletin for traditional students and for Distance Education students.
If you have decided to apply to Linn-Benton Community College's Occupational Therapy Assistant program, take the quiz below. By this point, you should have already viewed all of the content on the Occupational Therapy Assistant site.
If you are a traditional student, your student information will be sent to the Academic Planning Assistant, who will contact you with further instructions within 2 business days. Orientation submissions will be checked every day during registration periods.
All students: print a copy of your quiz results and include it with your program application.