A. EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, AND SKILL
Previous Experience Required: Three years as a Head Trainer/Supervisor preferred to include all aspects of personnel management, program development, safety, regulatory compliance and performance improvement. A minimum of one year experience as a staff ATC with some experience in all contact sports.
Specialized or Technical Education Required: Graduate of an accredited program and/or board certified under the NATA and/or State of Louisiana.
Manual or Physical Skill Required: Body mechanics. Working knowledge of proper equipment used for athletic training treatments.
Physical Effort Required: Intermittent exertion in positioning, lifting, transferring patients, equipment or other materials. Total body lifts onto stretcher of injured athletes. Walking and standing predominant although intermittent running required sometimes with emergencies. Athletic Trainer is classified as D.O.T. 153.224-010 with a physical demand level of Medium.
Strength: Medium Push: Occasionally Pull: Occasionally Carry: Occasionally Lift: Occasionally Sit: Constantly Stand: Occasionally Walk: Occasionally