ANNUAL ACCREDITATION FEE INVOICES HAVE BEEN SENT

All annual accreditation fee invoices have been sent via email to all accredited programs’ Program Directors.  Please check all available email boxes, and ensure that the email: CAATE<quickbooks-email@intuit.com> is accepted by your University/Organization.  Programs can access their annual accreditation fee structure by clicking on the links below. If your fees are paid by another party, […]



UPDATED ANNOUNCEMENT ON CURRICULAR CONTENT STANDARDS OPEN COMMENT

The CAATE is familiar with an on-line petition dated July 19th regarding the future of athletic training and AT education. As the curricular content standards for professional programs are being updated, public comment is a planned part of the development process. We welcome discussion and feedback on this very important topic and appreciate that the […]



THERE IS STILL TIME TO COMMENT ON CURRICULAR CONTENT STANDARDS

The CAATE has been seeking feedback on the Curricular Content Standards since June 1, 2016. To date 300 people have provided feedback. The open comment period will be open for 10 more days. Athletic trainers, other health care professions, and the public are encouraged to comment.  The open comment process allows any AT who is […]



ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO COMMENT ON PROPOSED PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS

Stakeholders have through the end of the day tomorrow, July 1, to complete the open comment on the initial draft of proposed revisions to the Standards for Accreditation of Professional Athletic Training Programs. These proposed revisions to the operational Standards, once adopted, will apply only to professional programs at the master’s degree level. Please review […]



HEALTH PROFESSIONS WEEK – AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS

The CAATE is excited and honored to have the opportunity to represent Athletic Training during Health Professions Week. Health Professions Week (HPW) is an exciting week-long event for high school and college students interested in learning more about careers in the health professions. This collaborative event will take place the week of September 26-30, 2016. […]



ENSURE eACCREDITATION AND CAATE EMAIL ADDRESSES ARE ADDED TO YOUR INSTITUTION’S SAFE LIST

The office is receiving reports from program officials that the system generated emails from eAccreditation are not reaching their intended recipients due to spam and quarantine filters at the institutional level. The same anomaly is occurring with eblast notifications sent to all program officials. Please ensure that the @caate.net domain name is safely accepted by […]



AND THE WINNER IS…

The CAATE would like to thank everyone who stopped by Booth 9089 in Baltimore to visit and speak with us. We would also like to thank everyone who attended and participated in the open forums to provide feedback on the proposed drafts of Standards. Many lively discussions were had, and your input is critical to […]



ONLY 10 DAYS LEFT TO COMMENT ON PROPOSED PROFESSIONAL OPERATIONAL STANDARDS

Don’t forget to take advantage of your opportunity to provide feedback on the proposed draft of the operational Professional program Standards.  The open comment process for this draft will close on July 1, 2016, so there are only 10 days left to provide input. Also, if you haven’t already done so, make sure to register […]



DON’T FORGET TO REGISTER FOR OPEN FORUMS IN BALTIMORE

Please take a minute to register for the open forums being conducted in Baltimore to allow all stakeholders to provide feedback on the proposed drafts of professional program operational Standards and curricular content Standards.  Due to room size restrictions seating will be limited to 75 people per session, so registration is required.  All sessions are […]



2016 ACCREDITATION CONFERENCE REGISTRATION OPEN

The 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference will be held October 21-23, 2016 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown in Tampa, Florida. Last year’s event was once again sold out so early registration is encouraged to secure your spot. The tentative program for this year’s exciting conference can be accessed here. Early registration is available from June 15 until August 31. Additional […]