Traineeship in physiotherapy

The Traineeship in Physiotherapy  ( short-term learning mobility of VET learners) is designed to equip Erasmus students from Vocational schools with the knowledges and skills needed to have a opportunities of job in the physioterapy field. For European students this is an opportunity to understand the world of work abroad, compare themselves with real professionals and get closer to the profession.

It is an immersive and practical program, usually condensed in 2 weeks ( extendable over several days in case of longer Erasmus mobility), designed to offer vocational school students a deep dive into the multifaceted world of physiotherapy. This intensive short-term learning mobility strikes a balance between theory and hands-on practice, delivering a holistic understanding of physiotherapy’s essential principles and practical applications.

During the program, students will embark on a transformative journey, guided by seasoned physiotherapy experts and educators. They will explore a wide range of topics and skills that form the foundation of a physiotherapist’s role, preparing them for potential careers in healthcare.


The progrtam is designed to provide students with a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in real physiotherapy companies. The course should be closely supervised and facilitated by qualified physiotherapy professionals to ensure a safe and valuable learning experience for students and:

  1. Provide students with real-world exposure to the field of physiotherapy.
  2. Develop practical skills in patient assessment, treatment, and care.
  3. Foster professionalism and ethics in the workplace.
  4. Enhance communication and teamwork abilities.
  5. Facilitate the transition from vocational school to the workforce.


  1. Theory and Knowledge: The program commences with comprehensive theoretical sessions led by experienced physiotherapists. Students will gain insights into the core concepts, ethical standards, and professional responsibilities that underpin the field of physiotherapy.
  2. Hands-On Training: Practicality is at the heart of this course. Students will actively participate in hands-on training sessions, where they will acquire fundamental skills in patient assessment, treatment techniques, and therapeutic modalities. These practical exercises aim to build their confidence in real-world scenarios.
  3. Clinical Exposure: To provide a realistic glimpse into the life of a physiotherapist, the course includes clinical exposure. Students will have the opportunity to visit physiotherapy clinics or healthcare facilities, observe real patient cases, and interact with practicing professionals, gaining invaluable insights into the profession’s day-to-day dynamics.
  4. Practical Assessments: Assessments and evaluations throughout the program ensure that students not only grasp the theoretical knowledge but also demonstrate their practical competence. These assessments serve as milestones in their journey toward mastering physiotherapy skills.
  5. Career Insights: Beyond the technical aspects, the course offers career guidance and discussions on various pathways within the physiotherapy field. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions, receive advice, and contemplate their future in this rewarding profession.

Planning an Erasmus mobility experience in Rome with students through Infol Education opens up a world of opportunities for personal and professional growth. Rome, known as the Eternal City, offers a rich blend of history, culture, and modernity that can transform your educational journey.

Infol Education offer outstanding programs that combine top-notch education with an unforgettable cultural experience in the Eternal City.
Infol Education, renowned for its expertise in organizing Erasmus programs, ensures that participants receive top-notch training courses that not only enhance their skills but also provide a unique cross-cultural experience. Rome serves as the perfect backdrop for this learning adventure.