Administration of Athletic Training Programs

Administration of Athletic Training Programs
Management and administration of athletic training facilities and staff members.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesEXSC 415
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining EXSC 423
Course Outcomes

Planning, Coordinating, and Supervising

Explain the importance of planning, coordinating, and supervising in the administration of an athletic training room/program.

Budgeting Systems

Explain various budgeting systems and develop budgets for high school and collegiate athletic training programs

Athletic Training Facilities

Design athletic training facilities to meet specific needs.

State Regulation and 3rd Party Reimbursement

Explain the significance of state regulation for the athletic training profession and its relationship to third party reimbursement.

The Impact of Insurance and 3rd Party Reimbursement

Explain the impact that insurance and third party reimbursement has on athletic training.

Emergency Plans

Be able to develop emergency plans for athletic training settings.


Explain the elements of negligence and understand legal issues facing athletic trainers, as well as the role of risk management.

Preparticipation Exams

Explain how to efficiently and effectively organize preparticipation exams.

Personnel Management

Explain key concepts in personnel management, including communication, motivation, evaluations, etc.

Technology and Information Management

Explain the role of technology and information management in athletic training settings.

Leadership Skills

Develop and incorporate individual leadership skills; as well as increase personal awareness, gain self-confidence, and foster cohesive and caring relationships.