Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports"To help ensure the health and safety of young athletes, CDC developed the Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports initiative to offer information about concussions to coaches, parents, and athletes involved in youth sports. The Heads Up initiative provides important information on preventing, recognizing, and responding to a concussion."
Retrieved from: http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/youth.html
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC), 4770 Buford Hwy, NEMS F-63, Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348
Coaches and CheermomsTeams are required to complete the, "Online Training Course for Youth Sports." The coach or cheer mom should submit a certificate of completion to your area coordinator.
Please read "Technical Requirements," before beginning, as some computers may not be compatible with the format. A written "Course Script and Quiz," may be used if a compatible computer is unavailable.
- Click here for the Online Training Course for Youth Sports
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Course Script and Quiz (If a compatible computer is unavailable)