How to become an Athletic Trainer and Acronyms Flashcards
Where do you have to graduate from with a Masters Degree?
CAATE - accredited program
What does CAATE stand for
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
What type of Exam must athletic trainers pass?
Board of Certification
Last step to become an athletic trainer?
Meet State Requirements
Ways State can Regulate Athletic Trainers?
How to maintain AT certification
- Get 50 CEUs every 2 years
- maintain CPR/AED certification
Who do AT’s work with?
Physically active population
Where do AT’s work in?
NAtional Athletic Trainers’ Association
Athletic Trainers’ Education Program
Continuing Education Units
Sports Medicine Team
Team Physician, ATC, Coach
5 stages of grief
Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, and Acceptance
History, Observation, Palpation, And Special Tests