By Edgar Rivera
About this Job
Athletic trainers help people with injuries. Professional teams have athletic trainers that travel with them. They also help military recruits get physically prepared for combat. They get payed $42,400.They can get hired by the NBA, the University of California.
When lifting weights you need to have a spotter so nothing happens.
Players get their ankles wrapped after getting it sprained.
People get help stretching so they don't get cramps or injured.
To become a athletic trainer you need a bachelors degree in science and health. You have to have a strong desire to help others, ability to stay calm under stress and excellent communication skills.