Concussion education plays a critical role in improving concussion awareness. When delivered regularly, concussion education can improve concussion knowledge which may also lead to changes in concussion attitudes and behaviours. The following list of programs and applications is designed to help parents, athletes and coaches learn more about how to keep athletes safe from the damaging effects of concussions.
Designed to help you gain the knowledge and skills required to ensure the safety of your athletes, this multi-sport, concussion focused module will cover:
- What to do to prevent concussions
- How to recognize the signs and symptoms of a concussion
- What to do when you suspect an athlete has a concussion
- How to ensure athletes return to play safely
The Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT) is a series of online educational modules aimed at educating coaches, athletes and parents on the recognition, treatment and management of concussions. The Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT) is available in both English and French