Concussion Awareness Training
Concussion awareness training is now mandatory for all coaches certification. Coaches can obtain concussion training under one of the following options.
SCA Subsidized Training
Annually the SCA will offer a course on concussion awareness to membership. This training does not expire and the SCA will maintain a record of those in attendance. Training will either be offered at the coaches conference, in conjunction with the sport first aid or in conjunction with the spring membership meeting.
NCCP – Making Headway in Sport
This free concussion e-learning module will teach you how to recognize the signs and symptoms of a concussion – and also how to respond.
Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports
Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports is a free, online course available to coaches, parents, and others helping to keep athletes safe from concussion. It features interviews with leading experts, dynamic graphics and interactive exercises, and compelling storytelling to help you recognize a concussion and know how to respond if you think that your athlete might have a concussion.