Verdeja and francois are two seniors in the universitys athletic training program who worked with the football team during a season that verdeja described as crazy no one expected to go 12 0 she said so being a part of it has been an incredible experience. Theyre like the athletes quarterback helping them maximize their physical emotional and mental well being.
Sixty ucf student athletesall members of the football teamare expected to return to campus next week to participate in phase one of voluntary athletic activities.
Ucf football athletic trainers. To become a certified andor licensed athletic trainer you must graduate from an accredited professional athletic training program such as ucfs master of athletic training program and pass a comprehensive exam. Ucf research guides athletic training books search this guide search. Ucf graduate erin jenkins got her athletic training degree at ucf and then added a physical therapy degree and is now finishing a doctorate in that field.
Overview of football injuries managing injuries in competitive situations. She works as a pt at florida sports rehab in viera and wuesthoff home care and says she often combines the two specialties when working with injured athletes. Assistant athletic trainer football womens golf 2103 2103.
We are the official hospital and preferred sports medicine and rehabilitation provider for ucf athletics. All states require athletic trainers to be certified and most states require athletic trainers to have a license. Assistant athletic trainer womens soccer mens tennis 0095 0095.
Athletic trainers like burnside are at the center of this complicated organization. Assistant athletic trainer womens basketball 5302 5302. Ideal for primary care physicians er physicians physical therapists athletic trainers nurse practitioners and physician assistants.