Course Catalog - Athletic Trainer

Athletic Trainer

PR: Prerequisite   |   CR: Credit for Course   |   SEM: Semesters   |   LC: Local Credit

Sports Medicine l (9-12) #5631

This course is for students interested in athletic training, physical therapy, or other related medical fields. It provides an opportunity for the study and application of sports medicine components, including concepts of sports injury, injury law, prevention, psychology, and nutrition. It also encompasses the recognition of injuries, initial injury evaluation, and immediate care of athletic injuries. It includes First Aid, CPR, and AED training as well as skin conditions in sports, blood borne pathogens, thermal injuries, and special medical concerns of the adolescent athlete.

PR: None

SEM: 1 CR: 1


Sports Medicine ll (10-12) #5633

Sports Medicine II is designed for students continuing in the student athletic trainer program. This course will provide the students with actual hands-on psychomotor skills development in the curriculum's specified areas. This course will involve outside-of-class time and required time working with athletes and athletic teams. Students must receive the approval of the Licensed Athletic Trainer supervising the athletic training staff. Sports Medicine II complements a student’s exercise and wellness or science program in preparing students for college health care profession courses.

PR: Sports Medicine l

SEM: 2 CR: 1