• Certification Objectives

    The NIAAA athletic administrator certification program objectives are:

    • To promote the professional standards, practices and ethics

    • To encourage self-assessment by offering guidelines for achievement

    • To improve performance by encouraging participation in a continuing program of professional growth and development

    • To identify levels of educational training essential for effective athletic administration

    • To foster professional contributions to the field

    • To maximize the benefits received by the school community from the leadership provided by certified athletic administrators

    Certification Benefits

    • Develops a sense of personal and professional satisfaction

    • Demonstrates a commitment to excellence in the profession

    • Provides growth of professional knowledge and expertise

    • Enhances the perception of the profession

    • Increases the potential for employment opportunities or incentives

    • Participates in a nationally registered certification program