Rehabilitation Council of  India (RCI)

Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI)

RCI was set up as a statutory body by an Act of Parliament in 1992 with the responsibility to standardize, regulate and monitor the training programmes in the field of rehabilitation of disabled persons.

Courses Offered

  • Diploma in Rehabilitation Therapy (DRT): India, has a population of close to 12 million disabled children. For Families with disabled children, it is not only the child who has to learn to live with it. It is a shared experience which might affect all aspects of functioning in the family. With a vast majority of disabled people in India living in rural areas there is a need for a large number of therapists, providing professional help for rural and urban families in the field of medical rehabilitation.
    Job opportunity:As a Rehab Therapist, you will get an opportunity to work in,
    1. Hospitals, Disability Sectors – NGOs, Health Centre’s, Rehabilitation centers and Psychiatric institutions.
    2. Special schools, Residential homes for aged people, Adult daycare programs and Day care centers.
    3. Scope of pursuing Bachelor’s in Rehabilitation Therapy (BRT) Degree through lateral entry in specific government and deemed universities.
  • Certificate Course in Care Giving (CCCG): Raising a disabled child has a ripple effect on the family, this is evident especially in case of an economically challenged families. With taking a toll on the parent’s mental and physical health, it makes it difficult for them to afford appropriate and affordable child care. Decisions taken without required background research might affect the child in gaining independent mobility and enhance their functional activities.
    Especially in case of Developmental disability which refers to a group of severe chronic conditions caused by mental or physical impairment, families will experience difficulties with language, learning, self–help and independent living.
    Job opportunity:As Trained Caregiver expert, you have an opportunity to work in
    1. Hospitals, NGOs and Government sector.
    2. Special schools of Autism, Mental Retardation, Cerebral Palsy, Multiple Disabilities.
    3. Rehab centers of Mental Illness, Visual impairment, Hearing impairment, Spinal Cord injuries , Leprosy cured, Old age and Day care centers.
For Further Information
Contact PersonMr. Janardhan / Ms. Aditi Gupta
Phone080 - 25475165
Mobile9449869438 / 9611336290