Chapter 53-3 LICENSURE BY EXAMINATION
All persons who seek licensure as an Athletic Trainer in the State of Georgia must have graduated from a college or university in the athletic training program, which has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
|(1)||Each candidate for licensure must file a written application on a form which will be furnished by the Board upon request. The application form must be filled out in its entirety, and must include all relevant documents and fees.|
|(2)||Once an application is reviewed by the .Board, no refund of the application fee shall be considered.|
Refer to the Fee Schedule for appropriate fees payable to the Board. Any request for refund must be submitted in writing.
|(1)||An applicant must pass the national exam given by the National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification (BOC).|
|(2)||An applicant must direct BOC to submit his/her exam scores to the Georgia Board of Athletic Trainers.|
|(1)|| A military spouse or transitioning service
member, as defined in O.C.G.A. § 43-1-34, is deemed eligible to apply
for an expedited licensure process if the applicant:
|(2)||If the applicant has held a license in another state, jurisdiction or territory, the applicant must submit verification of each license.|
|(3)||The Board may request further verification of any credential submitted to include specialty, certification, training, or experience in the military while a service member which substantially meets or exceeds the requirements to obtain a license in this state.|