The BOC was one of several sponsors for the VIII WFATT
World Congress in Madrid, Spain held September 29 to
October 1, 2017. The purpose of the meeting was to present
and share innovative findings, best practices, case studies,
comparative analysis and cross-national approaches
uniting sports with science.
There were representatives from 19 countries who attended
2017 October Exam Results will
the meeting. The Strategic Alliance presidents including the
BOC, CAATE and NATA were among those in attendance.
be posted November 4 -18
2018 Jan/Feb March/April May/June July/Aug October
Application Deadline 1/2 2/26 4/30 6/25 9/10
Register 12/22 -1/8 2/23-3/5 4/27-5/7 6/22-7/2 9/7-9/17
Schedule 1/18-2/5 3/14-4/2 5/18-6/4 7/11-7/30 9/26-10/15
Exam 1/27-2/10 3/24-4/7 5/26-6/9 7/21-8/4 10/6-10/20
Results 2/24-3/10 4/21-5/7 6/23-7/7 8/18-9/1 11/3-11/17
2018 Exam Deadlines
The BOC Attends
the VIII WFATT
Please allow 3-5 business days for applications to be processed.
Applications received after 5:00pm CT on the application deadline date
will not be processed until the registration period has closed. The BOC
must receive ADA accommodation requests no later than 5:00pm CT
on the application deadline date. Learn how to apply for the exam at
Applications must be APPROVED in order to register for the exam. A
candidate will not be allowed to register after 5:00pm CT the last day of
the registration window.
Candidates who register will receive an email from testing@
castleworldwide.com (Castle) 3-7 business days after the last exam
registration date. The email will include a link, username and password.
Candidates will utilize this information to log in to the Castle website to
schedule their exam site, date and time. Candidates may need to add
email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org to their list
of approved senders so important messages do not get sent to their
The BOC exam is administered at Castle testing centers during 2-week
testing windows. Graduates of a CAATE accredited athletic training
program and CATA Certified Canadian Athletic Therapists may only
schedule an exam in the United States or Canada. ARTI Certified Athletic
Rehabilitation Therapists may only schedule an exam in Ireland. Castle
exam locations may be viewed at this link: www.castleworldwide.com/
The lists available at www.castleworldwide.com/tds_v5/services/ibt.
htm include the full list of Castle testing sites; however, not every site will
be available for every testing window.
Once you are approved to take an exam, you will receive a web link with
your notice to schedule that lists specifically which sites, dates and
times are available during the testing window for which you are
Pictured left to right: Jesus Guodemar (Physical Therapy Department Chair, Universidad
Camilo Jose Cela), Alvaro Garcia-Romero (World Congress Director), Samuel Martin-Barbero (Rector, Universidad Camilo Jose Cela), LesLee Taylor (CAATE President), Larry
Leverenz (WFATT Past-President), Nieves Segovia (President, Universidad Camilo Jose
Cela), Glen Bergeron (WFATT President), Scott Sailor and Rusty McKune (BOC President).