Don’t forget to Vote for the next Commissioner- Voting Closes September 12th

Time is running out to vote for a new CAATE Commissioner to fulfill the seat of departing Commissioner Paula Maxwell, PhD, ATC. Each CAATE Accredited Athletic Training Program is given one (1) vote to cast in the election of a new Commissioner, and all programs are strongly encouraged to participate in the election process. STAKEHOLDER OPINION AND PROGRAM DIRECTOR […]



CAATE COMMISSIONER ELECTIONS

The CAATE is excited to commence with the election of a new Commissioner to fulfill the seat of departing Commissioner Paula Maxwell, PhD, ATC. Each CAATE Accredited Athletic Training Program is given one (1) vote to cast in the election of a new Commissioner, and all programs are strongly encouraged to participate in the election process. STAKEHOLDER OPINION AND […]



Invoices for accreditation fees have been sent

Program Directors: Please watch your inbox for an email from accounting@caate.net or CAATE <intuit.com>  containing the invoice for the 2013-14 Annual Accreditation Fees.   The invoices are sent to the Program Director listed in eAccreditation and are due by October 1, 2014.  Please contact accounting@caate.net with questions.



Accreditation Conference registration is open!

The CAATE is excited to host its first ever Accreditation Conference being held at the Double Tree Suites – Rocky Point in Tampa, FL on October 17th & 18th, 2014. Attending the Annual Accreditation Conference is a unique opportunity to learn about the standards, gain insight into the latest trends in accreditation, and learn techniques […]



Commissioner applications still being accepted

Applications for Commissioner will continue to be accepted until August 1, 2014.   Please see the attached announcement and requirements for the open position.   All applications materials should be sent to ashley@caate.net. CAATE Commissioner Call for Applications 2014



Koehneke receives Bob & Lynn Caruthers Service Award

Peter Koehneke was recently presented with the Bob & Lynn Caruthers Award  during the CAATE Volunteer Reception at the NATA Clinical Symposium and AT Expo in Indianapolis.  Mr. Koehneke has made significant contributions to athletic training education and accreditation.   Dr. Bonnie VanLunen in her letter of support writes “Pete’s contributions to accreditation are beyond significant. […]



Upcoming eACCREDITATION Training

Please note:  Due to rescheduling by the Software company, please note the new dates and times. Title:  Annual Report for New Users Date/Time:  Tuesday, July 29, from 1:30 to 2:30pm EDT Description:  This webinar is for Program Administrators, whom we will guide through creating accounts, navigating the  Portal, and submitting the annual report. Participants can […]



2013-14 Annual Reports will be opened June 16, 2014

The 2013-14 Annual Report will be opened in eAccreditation on June 16, 2014 for ALL Programs. The 2013-14 Annual Reports are due October 15, 2014. There will be webinars available throughout the summer for Program Directors who are unfamiliar with the electronic annual report.



Upcoming eACCREDITATION Webinars

Title: CAATE Self Study Date and Time: Tuesday July 29, 1:30 to 2:30 pm EDT Description: The goal of this webinar is to introduce participants to the online accreditation system and to the online self-study process. We will walk through system navigation and self-study completion up to submission. The webinar will last about an hour, but participants are […]



official communication regarding the implementation of outcomes standards

Over the course of the last 60 days the Commission has received correspondence from some programs regarding several Outcomes standards, specifically those that address the pass rate on the Board of Certification (BOC) exam and those that require transparency and accountability to the public. The standards that directly relate to the pass rate on the […]