THE JUNE 1, 2020, BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA WEBEX (More information)
In order to protect their health and well-being and that of their families, Athletic Training Board staff members are telecommuting until further notice. We continue to work regular office hours (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) from home and are able to receive phone calls (which are forwarded to our cell phones) and emails.
The customer service window at 1740 West Adams Street is closed until further notice. Please do not bring applications, documents, or payments to the building, as there is nobody available to accept them. You are encouraged to submit all documents online. If you are unable to do so, please mail them via US Mail. DO NOT MAIL CASH.
We ask that you have patience during this critical time. Many executive orders have been issued and we are doing our best to adapt our processes as quickly as possible. We have also received more than the normal number of emails and voicemails and are doing our best to respond in a timely manner.
In response to the novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic, DHS Administratrative Order 2020-01, and Executive Order 2020-17, the Arizona Board of Athletic Training may grant waivers for certain licensing requirements.
- Temporary waiver of fingerprint requirement for those applying for a new license and cannot have their fingerprints taken due to COVID-19. The Board may issue a six-month provisional licenses to those applying for a new license who cannot obtain fingerprints.
- Temporary waiver of exam requirement for those who have successfully completed their program but are not able to take the BOC exam because the testing centers are closed. The Board may issue a six-month provisional licenses to new graduates who cannot take the BOC exam.
- Temporary waiver of CPR certification and/or fingerprint requirement for applicants who are not able to complete the requirement due to COVID-19. The Board may grant a six-month provisional license for new applicants or a six-month license extension to those licensees that are due for renewal.
Request a Requirement Waiver
- Fee waivers for those who have been financially impacted by COVID-19. You must attest that you have been financially impacted by COVID-19 and cannot afford to pay licensing fees.
Request COVID-19 Fee Waiver
For detailed information on the waivers, click here.
EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-15 EXPANSION OF TELEMEDICINE
News Release | Executive Order 2020-15
This order enables athletic trainers to practice telemedicine during the Declaration of Emergency.
For information regarding the practice of telemedicine, please refer to Arizona Revised Statutes Title 36: Chapter 36.
Please do not contact Board members, as they are not able to speak for the Board outside of Board meetings. Questions can be emailed to [email protected], or you can call Karen Whiteford at (602) 284-7433.
EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-17 CONTINUITY OF WORK
News Release | Executive Order 2020-17
Executive Order 2020-17 helps licensed professionals in the state stay licensed and defers certain requirements for six months.