HEADS UP to Youth Sports: Coaches

COACHES: Download your HEADS UP to Youth Sports certificate before March 1, 2020. After this date, the training will move to CDC TRAIN, and you will have to take the training again in order to receive your certificate. Link: https://headsup.cdc.gov

Free Concussion Training Course

Get prepared for the new season.

HEADS UP to Youth Sports is a free, online course available to coaches, parents, sports officials, athletic trainers, and others helping to keep athletes safe from concussion.

Coaches: Click HEREexternal icon to launch the course.

Please see How to Create an Account in CDC Train pdf icon[PDF – 865 KB] for instructions.

Privacy Notice: You will be asked to provide your e-mail address if you decide to register for the online training. Please note that it is not necessary to register for the training in order to use this site. Your registration is voluntary. Any information that you provide is fully protected. It is stored temporarily and used only for online training registration purposes.

Additional Training Resource Information:
https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/resources/training.html

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The free CDC HEADS UP Concussion and Helmet Safety app will help you learn how to spot a possible concussion and what to do if you think your child or teen has a concussion or other serious brain injury.

The application also includes a 3D helmet fit feature that teaches about proper helmet fit, safety and care.

Download for Free