Sports Medicine

Program Information Sheet

Description

  • Learn to perform fitness assessments and write exercise prescriptions for a variety of populations 
  • Learn to perform industry-standard injury evaluation and rehabilitation 
  • Conduct high-level research projects for Science Fair Competitions

Work-Based Learning Opportunity - job shadow careers in sports medicine

Program Instructor - Mr. Matt Money

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Curriculum Plan Career Tech courses you will be taking along with college credits and certifications available.

Suggested Skills For Success

Certifications Opportunity to earn the following certifications in this program.

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