# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Sports Medicine II Condensed Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Sports Medicine II Condensed (8317/36 weeks, 140 hours) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8317
Co-op:Available
Duration:36 weeks, 140 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:12
Prerequisites:Sports Medicine I Condensed (8316/36 weeks, 140 hours)

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible to take the National Academy of Sports Medicine-Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT) exam. This course builds upon basic knowledge acquired in Sports Medicine I Condensed on topics such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, exercise program design, and injury prevention, assessment, treatment, and management. Students prepare for a career in sports medicine, including completing an internship.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Health Science
    • Diagnostics Services
    • Therapeutic Services

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course

Certifications

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.