Introduction to Athletic Training: An Interactive Workshop for High School Students



UPMC Sports Medicine is proud to offer our bi-annual workshop for high school students who are interested in a career in Athletic Training or who wish to enhance the skills they use in their daily high school athletic training rooms.   Students will be exposed to elements of our key topics through lecture with an emphasis on hands-on practice of techniques and procedures. Lab time has been set aside to focus on the skills students are able to utilize in their high school athletic training environments. The schedule also includes a session with a collegiate program director who will present on how to prepare for college as an athletic training major. 


Date and Location:

The date for the workshop is Saturday, May 30, 2020 from
8:00am to 6:00pm.  Registration will begin at 7:30am. 



This spring's workshop will be held at the Ellis School in Shadyside with parking on site. 


The Ellis School

6425 Fifth Ave.

Pittsburgh PA 15206


A continental breakfast and lunch are provided as well as a


An agenda will be listed below under additional information as
well as printed on your invoice following registration. 




$50 if paid by May 15th; $70 after this date.


These fees include food, course workbook and materials, CPR certification, and a t-shirt.


If you wish to pay by CHECK, please enter INTROPAYBYCHECK at checkout in promo-discount box



Cancellation policy:

No refunds after Friday May 22, 2020




Introduction to Athletic Training: An Interactive Workshop
for High School Students Tentative Agenda Topics


  • Career Exploration
  • HS Aide Roles and Responsibilities
  • Conditioning and Rehabilitation
  • Nutrition
  • Medical Terminology
  • Common Injury Types
  • Evaluation, Diagnosis and Specific Injuries
  • Concussion
  • Taping Lab
  • First Aid for Athletics
  • CPR Certification


Additional Information:

For questions regarding the workshop as well as information
on group payment options, please call:

Robert McCabe at (412) 432-3724



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