Becoming a Certified Athletic Therapist
The certification process in becoming a Certified Athletic Therapist is governed by the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association and is one of the most stringent in the Canadian health care system. An overview of the certification process can be found on their website.
To achieve the designation of Certified Athletic Therapist, CAT(C), a Certification Candidate must:
The Board of Certification for Athletic Therapy creates and administers the NCE based on CATA’s Scope of Practice and Competencies in Athletic Therapy. This process ensures that successful Certification Candidates have demonstrated basic competence in Athletic Therapy and ensures the safety and care of the public when providing athletic therapy services to Canadians.
CATA Accredited Institution in Alberta
Mount Royal University
Dr. Mark Lafave
4825 Richard Rd SW
Calgary, AB T3E 6K6