Athletic Training

NPA Athletic Training

Welcome to NPA Athletic Training!

For athletes in need of athletic training services (injury evaluation, rehabilitation, taping, wound care, etc.) please make sure your RegisterMyAthlete forms (consent to treat form) have been filled out.

The Athletic Training Room (ATR) is located next to the basketball gym in room 302.
Phone: (928) 214-8776 ext. 302


M: 4-6pm
T: 3:30-6:30pm
W: 3:30-5:30pm
Th: 3:30-6:30pm
F: Closed. Available for Morning Appointments


Winter sports are back! Please see AIA website for modifications.


Your AT is available for the following:

  • Injury evaluation/rehabilitation
  • Stretching/strengthening in ATR
  • Injury prevention/neuromuscular training
  • Nutrition guidance
  • Mental health guidance

Hours subject to change as practices begin. Feel free to walk in – Mask Required! If you’d prefer to make an appointment outside of these hours, please email Ms. Carpenter at at least 24 hours in advance. Telemedicine also available.

If needed while at an event (emergencies only) please call (520) 603-4374.


COVID-19 RETURN TO PLAY FORM can be found here: COVIDRTPForm

Head Athletic Trainer

Samantha Carpenter, MS, ATC, LAT, CSMS
Athletic Trainer
Sports Medicine and Performance Teacher

Samantha earned both her Master’s Degree in Athletic Training and a Bachelor’s Degree in Fitness Wellness from Northern Arizona University. As a Certified Athletic Trainer licensed to practice in Arizona, her aim is to keep athletes healthy and safe through injury prevention, education, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. In addition, athletic trainers are healthcare professionals who are also proficient in the following:  clinical evaluation and diagnosis, immediate care, treatment, reconditioning, organization and administration, and professional responsibility.


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If interested in becoming an athletic training student at NPA (helping in the ATR, attending games, taping, etc.), please send an email.