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2350 East Ash Street
Springfield, IL 62703

National Athletic Trainers' Association

The National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) is the professional membership association for certified athletic trainers and others who support the athletic training profession. This is a great site for researching career settings for athletic trainers.


Illinois Athletic Trainer's Association

The Illinois Athletic Trainers Association (IATA) is proudly committed to the growth and advancement of the athletic training profession in the state of Illinois. As a resource for athletic trainers, we provide the necessary resources to benefit politically and legislatively, provide professional advancement opportunities as well as continuing education and certification resources.


Board of Certification

The Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) was incorporated in 1989 to provide a certification program for entry-level Athletic Trainers (ATs). The BOC establishes and regularly reviews both the standards for the practice of athletic training and the continuing education requirements for BOC Certified ATs. The BOC has the only accredited certification program for ATs in the US.


Illinois High School Association

Important information about sports medicine and basic injury information form the Illinois High School Association.