Athletic training is practiced by athletic trainers (ATs). Areas of knowledge encompassed in athletic training include, but are not limited to:

  • Knowledge of Risk Management and Injury Prevention
  • Evaluation and Assessment of Injury and Athletic-related Illness
  • Acute Care of Injury
  • Therapeutic Exercise/Rehabilitation of athletic-related Orthopedic Injuries
  • General Medical Conditions and Disabilities
  • Health and Wellness Issues
  • Recommendation of appropriate OTC medication use
  • Nutritional Aspects of Injury and Illness
  • Psychosocial Intervention and Referral