Principles of Athletic Training
Grades 11, 12
Experience the career discipline of Sports Medicine as this class journeys into an interactive athletic training course. Sports Medicine programs encompass the health-related professions which prevent and manage injuries related to individuals and organized sports. Students study the dynamic human body from a myriad of perspectives: anatomy, kinesiology, injuries, rehabilitation, and exercise conditioning. The expertise of local professionals from the community is utilized as guest speakers, and shadowing opportunities are available. Athletic Training provides a strong foundation for career choices in Sports Medicine.
Prerequisites: Wellness/Fitness I and II. Concurrent enrollment in, or completion of, Human Anatomy & Physiology.