Physiotherapy

PhysioJob Description:

Physiotherapy is a health care profession that is primarily involved in physical rehabilitation and optimisation of the human body. It is a very hands-on and active career, where massage and manipulation techniques are used to improve the lives of patients. Unlike most health care professionals, physiotherapists have the opportunity to develop lasting relationships with their patients, because rehabilitation can take weeks and even years to complete.

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How to qualify?

You need to study  Bsc Physiotherapy at a University for 4 years followed by 1 year of (paid) community service at a government institution.

Where can I study?

Funding Your Studies

The sad reality is that you have to pay for tertiary education and it is very expensive :( Luckily there are many options out there, read our article “Funding Your Studies”  to find out all the info regarding bursaries, student loans and government grants.

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6 thoughts on “Physiotherapy”

  1. I’ve developed an interest in physiotherapy while I was injured now I want to enrol for the course how do i go about in order to fulfil this since my matric subjects are commercial and I didn’t do physical science and I have a commercial maths..
    Please advice

  2. I dont take Maths and Physical sciences but i take Math Lit and Biology.
    where can i go to do a bridging course for Math and Sciences?

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