Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

In this program you will:
  • Students will administer lab and field tests of cardiovascular endurance, body composition, joint flexibility and muscular strength, power, and endurance.
  • Will apply procedures and techniques used in athletic training and in the care and rehabilitation of athletic injuries and therapeutic exercise.
  • Learn clinical and field evaluative processes, injury prevention techniques, conditioning techniques, treatment, taping, bracing, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. 
  • Students will design and implement conditioning programs, including nutritional considerations and ergogenic aids.
Certifications: CPR-First Aid, American Council of Exercise (ACE) Group Fitness Instructor, AMCA Physical Therapy Aide
College Credit: Earn up to nine semester hours of college credit in Medical Terminology, Fitness and Health Foundations, and Introduction to Exercise Science.
Career paths: Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Personal Training, Radiology Technician, and Physician’s Assistant (post-secondary education required for some occupations).

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Ross County

Instructor
Matt Wilson
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Location
Cavalier Athletic Center
1245 Western Ave
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Pickaway County

Instructor
Jan Altier
[email protected]

Location
Pickaway-Ross Circleville Campus
424 E. Mound St.
Circleville, Ohio 43113

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