Learning Recommendations: Sports Medicine 2

General Description: Students in Sports Medicine 3 Internship are concurrently enrolled in Sports Med 3 and are referred to as interns or student athletic trainers (SAT). See Sports Medicine 2 Internship

Content:

  • Work with a high school sports team and manage the basic care and treatment of the athletes before, during and after practices and competitions. Students must complete 180 hours (90 per semester).
  • Complete internships at local healthcare facilities such as hospitals, physical therapy clinics and high school/college/professional training rooms. Internships may also occur in other specialty areas, such as massage therapy, chiropractic medicine, EMT, strength/aerobic training, dental care, or dietetics.

Strategies: Students learn through:

  • Internship experience