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New for 2016-17: Sports Medicine Program at NCHS

Sports medicine at NCHS

As the medical field continues to be one of the fastest growing careers in the United States, a CTE Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services program will be exclusively offered at North Canyon High School in August 2016.

The Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services program will provide educational and practical skills and an opportunity for students to learn more about the medical field and human anatomy.

It will also connect students to a number of different career opportunities such as athletic training, physical therapy, medicine, fitness, physiology of exercise, kinesiology, nutrition and other sports medicine related fields.

This multiyear program will be open to freshman (taking biology), sophomores, juniors and seniors. The first year class work and practical hands-on application include:

  • Prevention
  • Treatment and Rehabilitation of Sports Injuries 
  • Sports Medicine Careers

The second year of the program expands on the areas covered in Sports Medicine 1-2 and includes:

  • Nutrition
  • Sports Psychology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Therapeutic Modalities
  • Fitness/Conditioning/ Strength programs

As a student progresses through the Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services program, there will be opportunities to work with the school’s athletic trainer and possible internships available. 

This program is open to all high school students within the PVSchools boundaries. If you do not live within the boundaries, open enrollment is available. If your high school student is interested in learning more about the Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services Program, please contact us at 602-449-5000