Providing Active Care
for Active People

We are a professional membership association for athletic trainers and those who support the athletic training profession in Wisconsin.

Our mission is to improve the quality of health care for the physically active in the state of Wisconsin by the promotion and advancement of the athletic training profession and the licensed/certified athletic trainer.

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Facts About Athletic Trainers

1. Athletic trainers know and practice health care at the highest professional, ethical and quality standards in order to protect the public.

2. Athletic trainers are regulated and licensed health care workers.

3. More than 50 percent of athletic trainers work outside of school athletic settings; they provide services to people of all ages. 

4. ATs improve patient functional and physical outcomes.

5.  ATs specialize in patient education to prevent injury and re-injury and reduce rehabilitative and other health care costs.

6. ATs provide the same or better outcomes in clinical settings as other providers.


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Save the Date!! Your Continuing Education Committee is working hard to put together an exciting and very educational symposium for you! Check out for more information.

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Registration is now open for UW-Madison's Alumni and Friends Day.

They are offering 5.5 hours of Category D BOC CEUs for this event.

Registration is $50 for faculty, staff and other providers; $25 for students (fee includes lunch).


Register today and see you next month!

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44th Annual WATA Business Meeting and Symposium

April 12, 2018, 8:00am - April 14, 2018, 6:00pm

Annual Business Meeting ans Symposium. More information at

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The WATA is proud to have Chippewa Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine as its Diamond Level Sponsor. 

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