• Welcome to the Wylie East Sports Medicine webpage.


    Student Athletic Trainers are an important part of the Sports Medicine team and are an extension of
    the Staff Athletic Trainer’s. It is imperative that you understand your role in program and abide
    by the duties and responsibilities that you are trained for. Specific duties will vary for each
    student according to his/her experience, sport, and capabilities; however certain general
    responsibilities apply for all S.A.T.’s.

    GENERAL RESPONSIBILITES AND EXPECTATIONS:

     

     Work under the direction of the Staff Athletic Trainer’s

     Assist the Staff Athletic Trainers with treatments of athletic injuries

     Assist the Staff Athletic Trainers with rehabilitation of athletic injures

     Taping and wrapping athletes as directed by the Staff Athletic Trainers

     Administering basic first aid as directed by the Staff Athletic Trainers

     Reporting all injuries to a Staff Athletic Trainer

     Learning by observation, listening, participating, and asking questions

     Learning the location and purpose of all equipment and supplies in the training room and be able
    to use them

     Assist with current stocking of all types of equipment and supplies

     Preparing equipment and supplies for all practices, games, meets and contests as directed by the
    Staff Athletic Trainers
     Proper cleaning and storage of all equipment and supplies used during practices and or games

     Maintaining storage areas in a neat and organized fashion

     Keeping the training room clean and organized at all times. It is a medical facility and should
    be treated as such

     Performing other duties as assigned by the Staff Athletic Trainers

     Arrive on time to class and assigned duties

     Be a positive leader and team player

     Be successful in the classroom as well as in the training room

     Be appropriately dressed on a daily basis in accordance with the school/program dress code