Athletic Therapists are currently employed in many sport medicine settings including:
- Universities, CEGEPs, Colleges and Secondary Educational Institutions
Athletic Therapists work with varsity athletes providing expertise on injury prevention, emergency and acute care, assessment and rehabilitation of injuries as well as developing conditioning programs. Many Athletic Therapists also teach related subject matters at various academic institutions.
- Professional Sports
Certified Athletic Therapists are currently employed by professional teams in the NHL, CFL, NBA, MLB, NWHL, and the NLL. These therapists are responsible for injury prevention, emergency and acute injury care, assessment and complete rehabilitation of injuries and development of conditioning programs.