Students acquire skills related to anatomy and physiology, nutrition, fitness and exercise, taping procedures, vital signs, training room management, injury treatment and training, patient care, and biometrics of movement. The class focuses on academic, technical skills, and employability practices. Students will develop personal and professional skills in the classroom that will transfer to the workplace:
Jennifer Rockett is a certified Athletic Trainer. She has taught undergraduate students for 6 years and graduate students for 4 years. She has worked as an athletic trainer at both high schools and universities. She currently has a Master’s degree in Athletic Training and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Exercise Science. She currently holds a Certified Athletic Trainer (BOC) and Professional Rescuer CPR & AED Certificates.