Numerous institutions in India have started imparting courses that lead to degree or diploma in athletic training. Requirement for under graduate program in the field is 10+2 from a recognized Board, while the minimum eligibility for post graduate program is a Bachelors degree in any stream. These programs provide health related knowledge including anatomy, physiology, nutrition, and bio-mechanics. Athletic training is a job of an expert and therefore, besides, class room education, practical exposure is also required for the job.
Numerous sports institutions in India are now stressing on the need to impart education related to athletic training, to the young aspirants. Some of the reputed institutions in India, offering coaching in this field are Amity School of Physical Studies and Sports Sciences (Noida), Amravati Shikshan Prasarak Mandals College of Physical Education (Maharashtra), Indira Gandhi Institute Of Physical Education & Sports Sciences (New Delhi), Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports (Patiala) and BPCAS College of Physical Education (Mumbai).