Prepping for the OCS Exam? TEST

Prepping for the OCS Exam? TEST

Why Should I Get My OCS Certification?

Board-certified orthopaedic specialists are making a difference in the lives of their patients, living out their dedication to better care, and helping advance the physical therapy profession.

Commonly Ask Questions

  • How do you maintain your certification?
  • Where to I find a directory of Orthopaedic Certified Specialists?

**The AOPT is not privy to information included on the certification exam, however, we do offer various independent study courses and clinical practice guidelines that can aid in your preparation for taking the OCS exam.**

Additional Questions?

For additional questions, APTA's Specialist Certification Department can be reached at 800-999-2782, x3150 or spec-cert@apta.org.

Steps to Take the OCS Exam

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Step 1:

Make sure this certification is right for me!

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Step 2:

Check the requirements to sit for the exam

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Step 3:

Apply to sit for the exam

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Helpful Infographics

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OCS Checklist

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OCS Case Scenario

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