Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • Sport Medicine - students learning how to wrap a sprain Program description:
    Sports medicine is a CTE course for students interested in learning about sports medicine. This course will provide material focused on important concepts and methods used in sports medicine. Topics include the roles of various sports medicine personnel, basic anatomy. Medical terminology, understanding different athletic injuries, prevention of athletic injuries, rehabilitation of athletic injuries and emergency care.

    The sequence of courses:

    • Year 1 – Sports Medicine 1-2
    • Year 2 – Sports Medicine 3-4

    Optional courses beyond sequence:

    • Sports Medicine 5-6


    Industry certification:  Certified Physical Therapist Aide Certification

    Related careers: 
    Athletic Trainer, Physician’s Assistant, Physical Therapist, Personal Trainer, and Nursing

    Post-Secondary pathways: 
    Certificates of Completion program for athletic trainers, nutrition for fitness and wellness, personal training specialist; Associate’s Degree for exercise science and personal training; Bachelor’s Degrees in medical laboratory science, exercise, and wellness; Doctoral Degrees in kinesiology/sports medicine and physical therapy

    Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Program Lead Contact:

    Crystal Fix