The Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association (SEATA) is District IX of the National Athletic Trainers' Association.  It is a not-for-profit organization dealing with the concerns of its members and the profession of athletic training as a whole.  This association was first started back in 1950.  Initially comprised of the members of the Southeastern Conference schools, this district is represented by Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.

Current News & Events

Upcoming Events



We need your VOTE!!

A Runoff is being held for the
offices of NATA District Nine Director
and SEATA Vice President.

Cast your vote Oct. 3 - Oct. 15

To view candidate bios, Click Here.

See below for a printable mail-in ballot


Mailed ballots must be postmarked by 11:59 PM on October 15, 2015 and mailed to SEATA Elections Accountant listed on ballot.

Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer Award
Deadline November 30, 2015

SSATC and Gatorade are excited to announce the second year of The Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer Award.  This award recognizes a certified athletic trainer from each NATA district who has made outstanding contributions in furthering their high school’s athletic care program or the overall profession of secondary school athletic training.  Each winner will receive a $1,000 grant toward the program featured in their submission; a Gatorade G Series Performance package – which includes everything from coolers and squeeze bottles to product and towels, a Sidelines Cart – that will help give teams’ sidelines a professional look – and an all-expense-paid trip to NATA Annual symposia in 2016 (flight, accommodations and conference registration).


  • Active certified athletic trainer and a current member of NATA
  • NPI #
  • State Licensure  # (If Applicable)
  • BOC certified
  • A full-time or part-time employee in the secondary schools

Click Here for nomination form and details.

Read the September 2015 Eblast

Call for Nominations

Nominations for SEATA Awards/Honors
are open now through January 1, 2016!

Click HERE for more information.

2016 SEATA Hall of Fame
Nominate Now!
Deadline is November 15, 2015

2016 SEATA
Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award

Nominate Now!

Deadline is November 15, 2015

Read the
July 2015
SEATA Newsletter
SEATA Newsletter

Need A Replacement CEU Certificate?

Legislative Alert

Help us advocate and continue to provide health care to our athletes by contacting your U.S. Senator and Congressional Representative today.

Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act
(H.R. 921/S.R. 689)

Secondary School
Student Athlete Bill of Rights
(H.R. 112/S.R. 83)

Southeast Athletic Trainers’ Association
6th Biennial Educator’s Conference


Atlanta, Georgia · Feb 4 - 5, 2016


2016 SEATA Research Grant
Request for Proposals
Deadline is February 1, 2016

Other Important Events

February 4-6, 2016
2016 SEATA Athletic Training Educators' Conference, Atlanta, GA

February 4-6, 2016
2016 SEATA Athletic Training Student Symposium, Atlanta, GA

More Details & Registration Coming Soon!

March 18-20, 2016
41st Annual SEATA Clinical Symposium & Members' Meeting, Atlanta, GA

Future NATA Meeting & Clinical Symposia

2016   June 22-25, 2016 - Baltimore, MD
June 26-29, 2017 - Houston, TX
June 26-29, 2018 - New Orleans, LA
2019   June 24-27, 2019 - Las Vegas, NV

Become a Member
Renew Your Membership

SEATA membership is included with your annual NATA dues.  If you are not an NATA member, please consider joining to have full access and benefits of SEATA membership.

If you are a member and need to update or renew your membership, link to the NATA below.


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Founding Strategic Partners


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