10 to 15 hours per week, which usually entails 2-3 afternoons between the hours of 1:00 - 7:00pm.
Weekend availability as designated by sport for event and practice coverage.
Attendance at morning in-services.
Honors & Awards:
Every year the Howard Sweeney Award of Excellence is presented to the Athletic Training Aide(s) that demonstrate excellence in professionalism, and dedication during their undergraduate experience in NU Intercollegiate Sports Medicine.
Evaluation Procedure for Athletic Training Aides:
Athletic Training Aides receive a performance evaluation at the end of the fall and spring quarters. A written evaluation is completed by the program coordinator, and the supervising athletic trainer. These evaluations are then discussed with the Athletic Training Aides on an individual basis. Feedback is welcome from the Athletic Training Aides on both the pros and cons of their experience in the program.