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BOC Celebrates 25 Years of Certainty

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 22, 2014 - Omaha, NE - The Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) is pleased to announce that 2014 marks its silver anniversary, or ‘25 Years of Certainty’ for the Athletic Trainer. As the year marches forward, expect to learn more about the BOC’s achievements, the growth of the ATC® credential over the years and the BOC’s vision for the future. You’ll see more of the story in upcoming issues of the Cert Update, NATA News and on the BOC’s own website and social media sites.

Denise Fandel, MBA, CAE, BOC Executive Director says, “The athletic training profession has seen tremendous growth in a relatively short time and the BOC has been a proud partner. We’re indebted to the visionary leaders throughout the profession’s history who saw the importance that a strong, independent certification program brings to the individuals who have earned the ATC® credential.”

Susan McGowen, PhD, ATC, President/AT Director of the BOC Board of Directors, says, “The BOC is dedicated to excellence in serving healthcare professionals through education, advocacy and collaboration. We are committed to the future expansion of the ATs as healthcare professionals and look forward to serving the ATs in the next 25 years!”

The BOC, a national credentialing agency, has been certifying Athletic Trainers and identifying, for the public, quality healthcare professionals with certainty since 1969. More than 40,000 individuals have earned the ATC® credential worldwide. The BOC is headquartered at 1415 Harney Street, Suite 200, Omaha, Nebraska 68102. For more information, call (877) 262-3926 or visit the BOC website at www.bocatc.org.