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 call or write to request an application:

NJ Board of Medical Examiners
Athletic Training Committee
PO Box 46017 
124 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07101
Phone: 973-504-6414

You will also need to be fingerprinted as part of the licensing process. Here is the finger print  information on the NJ State Educators Web Site

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

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