Is Your Program Making These Common Errors?
The BOC audits Approved Providers to verify compliance with
the BOC Approved Provider Guidebook. As of the beginning of
September, the BOC has audited 82 Approved Providers this
year. Auditors found several common errors, shown at right.
The BOC strives to help organizations follow the BOC Approved
Provider Guidelines. How can we help you prepare for a
successful audit? Let us know via email, Facebook or Twitter.
The BOC Approved Provider Guidebook can be found on the
BOC website. It outlines all requirements with which BOC
Approved Providers must comply. In addition, a hard copy of
the guidebook was printed and mailed to all BOC Approved
Providers in April 2014.
Keep this reference in a safe location for easy access and to Be
Certain.™ your organization is compliant. Failure to comply with
the guidelines can result in the loss of your status as a BOC
Audit Materials to Double-Check
A few common errors arise during BOC Approved
Provider audits. Avoiding these mistakes improves the
continuing education experience for Athletic Trainers
and prevents problems in the event of a BOC audit.
See the list below for examples of these common
•;Incorrect CEU calculations
•;Offering more CEUs than scheduled
•;Certificate of completion does not meet BOC
•;Marketing materials omit one or more of the
•;Instructors and/or instructor credentials
•;Level of difficulty
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