OCS Prep-Program

This self-guided OCS Prep-Program is designed to give you the tools you need to pass the test, gain expertise, and elevate the profession — all while earning CEUs.

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Enhance your skills & take the next step in your career

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Study advanced topics taught by the top instructors in physical therapy.

Identify Strengths

Analyze your strengths and weaknesses. View your scores by body region and practice area.

Personalize Your Plan

Customize the prep experience to meet your needs. Study in groups or on your own.

Advance Your Career

Prepare for the test and earn CEUs - all included in the annual MedBridge subscription.

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Get ahead of the game - start the courses below while earning CEUs.

Track Your Strength

The OCS Prep-Program is based on both practice areas and body regions in alignment with the Orthopaedic Description of Specialty Practice. Over 500 test questions are mapped to these two matrices so participants can track their strengths and weaknesses to prepare for the exam.

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See your strength in over 20 categories! Begin the OCS program today.

Meet Our Instructors

Why is Board Certification Essential?

  • Distinguish Yourself

    Board specialization can instantly set you apart and make you recognizable amongst colleagues and patients.

  • Further Your Career

    Board Certification opens a career path to help you improve care and advance your career.

  • Elevate the Profession

    You want to be the best clinician possible. Certifications demonstrate your expertise and elevate the field of physical therapy.

What's Included in the Program

  • Advanced Courses

    Choose from over 35 online, video-based courses and case studies taught by the experts

  • Practice Questions

    Study with over 500 practice questions and recommended journal articles

  • Group Study

    Prepare on your own or with others sitting for the exam

  • Structured Program

    Improve your expertise with this 15-week program designed specifically for the OCS exam

Practice Exam

Case Excerpt:

A patient is presenting with neck and arm pain with insidious onset three weeks prior to referral to physical therapy. The patient states that the pain started in the anterior shoulder and radiated proximally to the neck and distally to the mid-forearm. The patient had a diminished C6 reflex upon evaluation, and also showed significant weakness in the elbow flexion manual muscle testing.


Which of the following diagnoses is least likely to be implicated in this patient’s symptoms?

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