CAATE Extends Hours to Assist Programs with Annual Report

The deadline for annual report submission is rapidly approaching, (October 15th) and the CAATE is eager to make every effort to support you during this process. We are pleased to be able to offer our programs extended support availability in the week leading up to the submission deadline. From Wednesday, October 8th until Tuesday, October 14th […]



Commissioner Elections- Run Off Election

Commissioner Election Run-Off Thank you to all programs who participated in the initial Commissioner election that ended last week. As there was no single candidate who received a majority of votes, the CAATE will hold a run-off election between the two candidates who received the most votes. The two candidates moving forward are Valerie Herzog, EdD, LAT, ATC and […]



REMINDER–OPEN COMMENT PERIOD FOR CAATE CODE OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT FOR PROGRAM PERSONNEL

The CAATE Ethics and Professional Responsibility Committee has proposed a Code of Professional Conduct for Program Personnel. This draft for a Code of Professional Conduct would apply to all CAATE programs at all levels of accreditation. The Code of Professional Conduct for Program Personnel is rooted in professional core values that align with the overall mission and goals of the […]



Centralized Application Service (ATCAS) Launches

CAATE is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Liaison International, the leader in admissions management solutions, to launch ATCAS, a centralized application service for candidates applying to professional and post-professional degree programs in athletic training: https://portal.atcas.org. ATCAS delivers an exceptional applicant experience by allowing students to research and apply to multiple schools and athletic training […]



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. […]