AT 118 Introduction to Athletic Training (3)
An overview of Athletic Training as an Allied Health profession: history and purposes, current theory and practice, knowledge bases and professional standards, evolving roles. Additional topics include Pre-participation Physical Examination, injury prevention, the role and responsibility of the Athletic Trainer, communication, identifying and appreciating the sports medicine team, and medical terminology. O.S.H.A. regulations will be introduced.
Required for students seeking admission to Athletic Training Education Program as major course of study.
Reviewed and completed Technical Standards Form required to enroll in the course.