STATE REGULATORY NEWS
The BOC tracks state and federal regulatory action affecting the athletic training profession. Visit the
BOC website to view the full list of legislative bills that affect Athletic Trainers (ATs).
Alaska • Effective July 1, 2017, licensure is required to practice athletic training for ALL ATs.
Previously, only new ATs were required to obtain a license.
• Effective July 1, 2015
( 1) applies immediately to a person who has:
(A) never practiced athletic training, as defined in AS 08.07.090, enacted by
sec. 2 of this Act, before the effective date of this Act; or
(B) practiced athletic training in the state, but does not meet the requirements of
( 2) of this section; and
• Effective July 1, 2017
( 2) does not apply until two years after the effective date of this Act (July 1, 2017)
to a person who has been practicing athletic training in this state for at least three
of the five years immediately preceding the effective date of this Act and is certified
by the Board of Certification, Inc., and practicing athletic training within the scope of
• The North Dakota Board of Athletic Trainers has again partnered with the BOC for
the 2017 license renewal period. ATs licensed in North Dakota can renew their North
Dakota license using BOC Central™.
• Log on to BOC Central™ (same system you use to log your BOC CE)
• From your My Summary page, click “Renew my North Dakota license” to open the
form titled “North Dakota License Renewal”
• Complete the form by clicking “Submit” and paying the renewal fee using a debit or
credit card (checks not accepted)
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