Header Image - Candidates


CandidatesPlease hover over the Candidates tab in the menu above to select from the list of topics for Candidates.

Candidates for BOC certification are individuals who have completed an athletic training degree program (Bachelor’s or entry-level Master’s) accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) or are enrolled in their final semester.

Candidates who are successful on the BOC exam will see a status of "Certified" or "Eligible for Certification" in BOC Central™. Learn more about the transition between Candidate and Athletic Trainer.