This badge is available to you once you have completed the required courses listed below in addition to the Essentials courses for this program.
Elevate your practice and get the knowledge you need to be the best OT or OTA that you can be. Whether you’re looking to master a specific set of skills or pursue a more extensive, in-depth exploration of a specific area, AOTA’s Professional Certificate Program and Micro Credentials will give you the knowledge and skills you need to better serve your clients and advance within the profession.
What is a micro credential?
A micro credential is issued upon completion of a set of required thematically connected courses. The micro credential provides acknowledgement of the growing knowledge of the practitioner and can either be completed as a step to the professional certificate as stated above or completed for its own merits without advancement to a certificate—it is considered a stand-alone designation.
Required Courses are:
If you have not taken any of these courses yet, you may want to save time and select the bundle from the AOTA store. However, do not chose the bundle if you have taken courses as you will have duplicates.
Read more about requirements for this micro credential and the professional certificate in school based practice HERE