Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Elton Gale Hawley…

Elton Hawley is credited as one of the pioneers of the North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association when it began back in 1974. Service arrangements are as follows: Olympic High School 4301 Sandy Porter Rd. Charlotte, NC 28273 May 1, 2016 11:00 am Barbeque Lunch afterwards Memorials may be sent to: […]


Athletic Trainer Challenge!..Jim Bazluki, NCATA Secretary

To say this past month (or so) has been a tough one for NC athletic trainers would be an understatement. First our profession faced a huge potential setback with a challenge to our licensure bill. While we successfully halted the effort for the time being, we know this bill may […]


The NCATA family would like to..

The NCATA family would like to express our sympathies and support for Stan Kowaliski and his family for the recent passing of his father. Stan has been a loyal supporter and sponsor of the NCATA for many years and offers free equipment to newly certified ATs thru his PEG (Professional […]


Young Professionals Announcement

Ryan Holloman’s position as the state representative for the MAATA Young Professionals’ Committee is rolling over at the end of the spring. They have received the word to officially open the position for application. The request is that applications be sent to Amy Fraley at fraleyal@email.sc.edu by April 30th. Applilcations […]


Call to Action: Licensure Elimination   Recently updated !

Please click above for a synopsis of our concerns and talking points regarding the elimination of the NCBATE.   The North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association is requesting  that our occupational licensing board, the North Carolina Board of Athletic Trainer Examiners (NCBATE), be removed from the list of Occupational Licensing Agencies being […]


Grant Opportunity

The NCATA is pleased to announce that S. Kowalski, Inc., a Silver Medal sponsor, has agreed to facilitate the awarding of a Professional Equipment Grant (PEG) to NCATA members that have been certified by the BOC for less than 5 years and are employed in a secondary school setting as a […]