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Virginia Athletic Trainers Association

VATA Mission Statement:

The VATA is committed to improving the quality of health care for Virginian’s through education, advocacy, and cooperative efforts with other health care professionals and organizations.  We actively promote the profession and represent the interests of its membership with integrity.


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1. CLICK HERE to create an account by completing all required information.

2. On the Selection of Classification page choose:

  • 2255A2300X-Specialist/Technologist-Athletic Trainer

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Welcome to the VATA

Welcome to the Virginia Athletic Trainers' Association!

We welcome our members and the public to utilize the resources provided to encourage safe participation in sports and encourage health & wellness for our patients.  New information and media will be constantly added.  We encourage you to become advocates for safe participation - for more information visit the "Advocacy" page.

Recent News

VATA Safe Sport School Award Grant

The VATA Secondary School Athletic Trainers' Committee worked really hard this year to provide more support for the secondary school ATs. In June the committee hosted the first annual CEU workshop geared towards issues facing secondary school ATs in the Commonwealth.  Now the committee has created a grant program to encourage more ATs to pursue a Safe Sport School Award for their school.

Details are located on the Secondary School AT Committee website,  The VATA wants to support YOU!



    State-Only Membership Application


    Continuing Education Units Events & Workshops

    First Annual Secondary School Athletic Trainers Conference

    The VATA Secondary School Athletic Trainers' Committee hosted its first annual CEU event at Liberty University in June 2017.

    Equipment Intensive Sport Emergency Care Workshop







    Nearly 100 students from five colleges around Virginia took part in Sunday's "Equipment Intensive Sport Emergency Care Workshop" more at the link below.

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