Employment Requirements

New Jersey Employment Requirements

In order to practice athletic training in the state of New Jersey you must be licensed with the NJ Board of Medical Examiners. There is no grace period; you MUST be licensed before your first day of employment. You can apply online. Inquiries about the Board may be forwarded to:  

Antonia Winstead
Executive Director
Board of Medical Examiners

P.O. Box 183
Trenton, New Jersey 08625
Phone: (609) 826-7100
Email: bme@dca.lps.state.nj.us

If you are planning to work in the Public High School setting, you must obtain a certificate from the Department of Education.

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