Alabama Licensed Athletic Trainers
August 5, 2010
Consistent with the renewal-period
changes made last year, we now operate within a “renewal
year” which runs December 1 – November 30. It is during this
period that your CEUs must be earned for the following
Your license to practice athletic training in the State of
Alabama expires 12/31/2010, and to retain your license you
must make application for license renewal. The Alabama
Athletic Trainers Licensure Act mandates that you hold a
current license to practice athletic training in our State.
According to Code of Alabama, Section 34-40-12, to
practice without a license is punishable by law and, upon
conviction, violators shall be punished and fined as
provided by law.
License Renewal Packets are available for printing from the
website of your State Association, Alabama Athletic
Trainers’ Association (ALATA). Please access their web site
www.ALATA.org and select the “State Licensure”
tab. From the “State Licensure” page select the link
“Licensure Renewal Packet” where you will find the
instructions and forms for your license renewal. It is
imperative that you follow the instructions and complete all
the forms in their entirety.
If you cannot access the forms from the internet, please
call or email the Board Office, and I will email, mail, or
fax a License Renewal Packet to you. Our email address is as
We will begin to accept Applications for Renewal on October
1, 2010. As you know, your Application for Renewal needs to
be in the mail to the Board Office no later than November
30, 2010. After that date, they are considered late. The
mailing address is Post Office Box 243011, Montgomery,
If you do not intend to renew your license, please send a
brief written notification stating your intention and
justification for not renewing. An example of your
justification would be that you have moved to another state
and are no longer practicing athletic training in Alabama.
You can mail, email, or fax your notification.
Please feel free to call if
you still have questions or concerns after reviewing the
License Renewal Packet.
BOARD OFFICE INFORMATION
Leah Taylor, Executive
Board of Athletic Trainers
Post Office Box 243011
Montgomery, Alabama 36124
877/271-3399 (Toll Free)