WCPT supports the development of high quality physical therapy education by publishing physical therapist professional entry level curriculum guidelines, policies and a range of resources and opportunities. It provides material on this website to enhance education delivery, and education at all stages of professional development.
WCPT's education policy statement sets out expectations for physical therapy education.
All programmes are expected to meet minimum requirements set out in the WCPT guideline for physical therapist professional entry level education.
The guideline is physical therapy professional organisations and others to use in their efforts to develop and support CPD in the profession.
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The listed physical therapist professional entry level education programmes have been subject to independent review based on the standards in the WCPT guideline for physical therapist professional entry level education.
WCPT provides a list of entry level professional physical therapy education programmes recognised by WCPT member organisations.
WCPT provides a list with links to continuing professional development (CPD) courses, and information about CPD provided by WCPT member organisations for their members.
Resources from organisations outside WCPT on educational issues for health professionals around the world.
WCPT supports international policies underpinning the inclusion of people with disabilities in employment and society; this extends to access to physical therapist professional entry level education and support in practice. This section includes WCPT's own resources, and sources of information from others.
Find information on opportunities to assist with developing education programmes and faculty exchanges.