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

Description


 

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, November 9, 2019 from
8:00am to 5:00pm.  Registration will begin at 7:30am. 

 

 

This spring's workshop will be held at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry Township with parking on site. 

 

UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex

8000 Cranberry Springs Drive

Cranberry Twp. PA 16066

 

A continental breakfast and lunch are provided as well as a
snack. 

 

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

 

 

Fees:

$50 if paid by October 31, 2019; $70 after this date.

 

These fees include food, course workbook and materials, stop the bleed certification, and a t-shirt.

 

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

 

 

Cancellation policy:

No refunds after October 31, 2019

 

 

Agenda:

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

 

  • Career Exploration
  • HS Aide Roles and Responsibilities
  • Conditioning and Rehabilitation
  • Heat and Weather Concerns
  • Medical Terminology
  • Common Injury Types
  • Evaluation, Diagnosis and Specific Injuries
  • Concussion
  • Taping Lab
  • First Aid for Athletics
  • Stop the Bleed Training

 

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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