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Coastline Regional Occupational Program (ROP)

Sports Medicine & Athletic Training

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Prepare for careers relating to sports medicine. This course is designed to provide students with an introduction in care, prevention and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Learn the basic skills and fundamentals of sports medicine, including how to prevent athletic injury and increase athletic performance. Study body mechanics, nutritional guidelines for maximizing performance, protective sports equipment, taping and bracing, psychological aspects of competition, and training and conditioning techniques.

Certification: Students will have an opportunity to earn an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card.

Prerequisites: Biology and Algebra are required. Anatomy/Physiology and Chemistry are recommended.

COURSE TOPICS

  • Orientation and evaluation
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Basic anatomy and physiology
  • Assessment of vital signs
  • Immediate and temporary care
  • Nutrition
  • Exercise physiology; rehabilitative exercise
  • Cardiovascular training
  • Therapeutic modalities
  • Facility management
  • Ankle, foot and lower leg injuries
  • Knee and thigh injuries
  • Wrist and hand injuries elbow and shoulder; head, neck and back injuries
  • Employment literacy
  • Personal skills related to employment
  • Interpersonal skills and group dynamics
  • Thinking and problem solving skills
  • Communication skills

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES (SLO)

Upon successful completion, Coastline ROP students will:

  • Integrate Academic and Technical Skills
  • Practice Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Communicate and Collaborate with Diverse Audiences
  • Demonstrate Creativity and Innovation
  • Act as Responsible, Ethical Citizens
  • Develop Personal, Educational and Career Goals

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