Athletic Training

The Kinisi Institute is proud to provide athletic training services to six local high schools in Chisago Lakes, Frederic, St. Croix Falls, Siren, Unity and Webster. Our athletic trainers are at their respective schools every day assisting athletes in injury prevention and management during athletic training room hours and during practices and games.

A typical day consists of:

  • Injury and illness evaluation
  • Wound care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Bracing and taping
  • Concussion management
  • Return-to-play programs
  • Education
  • Assisting in the coordination of care with athletes’ providers

Our athletic trainers also:

  • Coordinate sports physicals
  • Offer sports enhancement camps
  • Provide a Student Athletic Training Assistant program along with other activities that ensure a safe sports experience for the athlete

Kinisi sports trainers may hold a Bachelor’s degree in athletic training or hold Master’s degrees or higher. Each has passed a Board of Certification exam, is licensed and registered in their respective state(s) and maintains 25 hours or more of continuing education.


Besides working area schools, Kinisi athletic trainers provide:

  • Athletic training in a physician setting
  • Wellness coaching
  • Functional capacity evaluations
  • Fitness instruction
  • Cardiac rehabilitation