ATHLETIC MEDICINE I COURSE-- Cross Credited with Science
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Course Length/Credit: Year Long (1.0 credits)
Credit Type: Career & Technical Education (CTE) or a Science Credit
Athletic Medicine gives students the opportunity to explore sport medicine by spending one period in the classroom and time after school in the training room with an athletic trainer. The major emphasis of the class will be to apply the skills learned to real life situations.
Students will learn:
Emergency first fid/CPR/AED certification
Human anatomy and physiology
Prevention and care of athletic injuries
Basic concepts of injury rehabilitation
Strength and conditioning
Additional credit can be earned by participation after school in the athletic training room.