Help Wanted -Athletic Trainers


  • . Evaluate athletes' readiness to play and provide participation clearances when necessary and warranted.
  • Care for athletic injuries, using physical therapy equipment, techniques, or medication
  • Plan or implement comprehensive athletic injury or illness prevention programs.

trained in preventing, recognizing, managing and rehabilitating injuries that result from physical activity.

Athletic trainers specialize in preventing, diagnosing, and treating muscle and bone injuries and illnesses. They work with people of all ages and all skill levels, from young children to soldiers and professional athletes.

Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems


The skills and knowledge acquired in professional education translate to treating clients and patients effectively in a variety of employment settings. As employment in the emerging settings has increased, we have started to identify additional skills and knowledge that are beyond our entry-level education and specific to that setting. Identification of this specific content will help athletic trainers identify related continuing education and improve their ability to provide excellent care.

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Education Level Required


Master's degree


Bachelor's degree


Professional degree

TN annual average salary $66,100        national annual salary? $42,790

Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School

growth potentials can learn how to help people who are injured so the growth potential are great

you will have to come in to work minimum or 4 days a week and get weekend off.

                                                     Lincoln Jordan

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