Sports Medicine Course


The TSATA offers instructor courses for Texas Licensed Athletic Trainers to become eligible to teach the Texas Education Agency (TEA) approved Sports Medicine Courses (SMC). The SMC consist of Sports Medicine I, Sports Medicine II, and Sports Medicine III and are considered “innovative courses” that can be used as state-elective credits for high school students.

Sports Medicine Instructors Course
Course date and location
Texas LAT number
School District


Sports Med Course FAQ 2017
Sports Medicine Course Instructors Permit FAQs

Sports Medicine Instructors Course Update (2021)

Sports Medicine Registration Form (2021)

Graduate Assistant and Senior Students Sports Medicine Instructor’s Course Registration (2021)

SM Course TEA Approval I & II 2016-2017
SM Course TEA Approval III 2015-2018

Standing Orders Template
Standing Orders (Revised)

2021 Dates & Sites

*June 10, 2021 (Thursday) Course is Closed to new students. – South Padre Island, TX
*July 30, 2021 (Friday) – DFW
*December 13, 2021 (Monday) Course will be either virtual or at Texas State University, San Marcos, TX