Accreditation of Occupational Therapy Assistant Programs
CAOT works with the Physiotherapy Education Accreditation Canada (PEAC) to accredit educational programs for occupational therapist assistant and physiotherapist assistant in Canada. View an article on the development process of the accreditation program.
The Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Education Accreditation Program (OTA & PTA EAP) is responsible for the accreditation of OTA and PTA Education programs in Canada.
The Canadian occupational therapist assistant and physical therapist assistant educators council (COPEC) is a national council of educators committed to promoting consistency and quality in post-secondary educational programs for Occupational Therapist Assistants (OTA) and Physiotherapist Assistants (PTA) in Canada. The primary action of the council is to develop, maintain and enhance formal education through collaboration and advocacy.