All coaches in TYSL will be required to have completed a Concussion Certification. The recommended course is provided free from the CDC and may be accessed by clicking on the concussion video below. It is also recommended that parents take this free online course so they know and understand the severity, the symptoms, and recovery information of concussion-related injuries. The video takes approximately 15 minutes to view. You will also have a downloadable concussion recognition checklist made available that you can carry with you at all times.
Below are a few more CDC articles that can help you recognize and treat concussions and head injuries.
Concussion Fact Sheet - A CDC fact sheet for parents and coaches that gives you a quick guide to recognizing and treating concussions.
Heads Up to Concussion - The CDC Website for Traumatic Brain Injury that offers training, education, certification and more.