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PTA - Basecamp



  • Assignments to promote mastery of core academic content
  • 120 assessment videos (over 40 hours)
  • 6,000 multiple choice questions with explanations
  • Sophisticated Scorecard section tracks performance
  • Extension opportunities within Basecamp
  • Access to the Basecamp Arena App

Product Overview

Everyone Benefits From a Guide!

Few challenges are as formidable as preparing for a licensing exam that encompasses years of academic training. BASECAMP offers candidates a personal guide to navigating through the academic review process. Establishing mastery of critical core academic content allows students to quickly progress to the higher level decision-making and analysis skills required to be successful on the National Physical Therapist Assistant Examination (NPTE-PTA)!

Pick a Trail and Start Climbing!

BASECAMP takes students on a journey through five Mountains (Musculoskeletal, Neuromuscular, Cardiopulmonary, Other Systems, Non-Systems) and 121 Trails (e.g., Anatomy, Pulmonary Function Tests, Motor Learning, Ultrasound). Each Trail integrates specific assignments from our best-selling review book PTAEXAM: The Complete Study Guide.

Students have the opportunity to assess their trail mastery by watching videos and answering multiple-choice questions. Collectively, BASECAMP includes over 40 hours of videos and 6,000 questions. A Scorecard monitors student performance in each Mountain and Trail.

The Basecamp Arena app provides students with a unique mobile experience where they can spontaneously connect and compete with friends while mastering educational content. Study anytime and anywhere and watch your academic mastery soar! The app is free for all individuals with an active Basecamp account on the Apple App and Google Play Stores.

An Unquestionable Value!

Students use BASECAMP by purchasing BASECAMP - Standard which provides 30 day access. Receive 30 day complimentary access to BASECAMP by attending our On-Campus Review Course or 120 day access by purchasing our Online Review Course ACE – A Competitive Edge.

Opportunities exist within BASECAMP to purchase varying length extensions to add additional days to the journey. Interactive calendars within BASECAMP automatically adjust to make sure the user’s pace is appropriate to reach the summit.

BASECAMP - Standard (30 Days) = $55

30 Days = $40
60 Days = $50
90 Days = $55

We also offer BASECAMP - Annual (365 Days) and BASECAMP - Lifetime (Forever).

Your Journey to Academic Mastery

BASECAMP is an ideal study tool to kick off a comprehensive study plan. The tool, when used in conjunction with PTAEXAM: The Complete Study Guide, allows candidates to quickly master essential core academic content knowledge. This dynamic educational offering engages students and makes learning fun!

Once students develop sufficient mastery of core academic content using BASECAMP they are ready to graduate to the full-length exams in PTAEXAM: The Complete Study Guide and Online Advantage. This progression allows students to better simulate the critical thinking skills necessary to be successful on the NPTE-PTA.