ATHLETIC HEALTH CARE & FITNESS PROGRAM OVERVIEW

PROGRAM TIME

  • Two years

  • 7:30-10:15 am – (Level I)

  • 11:55-2:30pm – (Level II)

AREAS OF CONCENTRATION

  • Prevention of athletic injuries

  • Recognition of athletic injuries

  • First Aid and CPR

  • Treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries

  • Conditioning principles

  • Weight training principles

  • Exercise and fitness programs

YOUTH LEADERSHIP ORGANIZATION

  • AHCF club

GENERAL WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Assisting with treatment and rehabilitation of injuries

  • Assisting the athletic trainer with evaluation and initial treatment of injuries

  • Carrying out duties assigned by the athletic trainer

  • Assisting in fitness setting

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Assertive and relate well with people

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Desire to help people in need

  • Dependable and reliable

HELPFUL BACKGROUND

  • Biology

  • Sciences

  • English

  • Math