A community college can provide one of the best opportunities to work with a wide variety of men’s and women’s student athletes. MPC provides this by offering a Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries class (PHED 41) as well as an on field experience class (PHED 42).

Jeff McCart has been the Head Athletic Trainer at Monterey Peninsula College since 1986 and directs the medical care for all 12 MPC teams. Prior to arriving at Monterey Peninsula College, Jeff was the Assistant Athletic Trainer at Cal Poly Pomona (1986), Head Athletic Trainer at San Joaquin Memorial High School (1985), and Athletic Trainer for the Australian National Baseball team (1982-84).

Jeff is a graduate of Cal Poly Pomona (B.S. in PE, 1985). He is a certified member of the NATA, FWATA, California Athletic Trainers Association and the California Community College Athletic Trainers Association (3CATA).