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Online Educational Test: "Heads Up" Concussion  in Youth Sports
Go Here:  Link to Five-Chapter Test on Concussions


What You Will Learn

This course will help you:

  • Understand a concussion and the potential consequences of this injury,

  • Recognize concussion signs and symptoms and how to respond,

  • Learn about steps for returning to activity (play and school) after a concussion, and

  • Focus on prevention and preparedness to help keep athletes safe season-to-season.

We can help athletes stay active and healthy by knowing the facts about concussion and when it is safe for athletes to return to play.



Lesson 1:  Concussion Basics


Lesson 2:  Recognizing a Concussion


Lesson 3:  Responding to Concussions


Lesson 4: Getting back in the game


Lesson 5:  Concussion Prevention









Heads Up Packet for Coaches: (In English and Spanish)

Download the Course Script and Quiz (PDF):

In English
Heads Up for the Coach
Heads Up Quiz


In Spanish
Heads Up for the Coach
Heads Up Quiz


CDC’s Heads Up online course for youth sports coaches is now available in a CD-ROM format for use at events, training sessions, and conferences.  Please contact to obtain a copy of the CD-ROM.




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