Concussion Information

1. OAWA Concussion Guidelines:

2.  Information from the Coaches Association of Canada:

NCCP Concussion Awareness (on-line module Course Available)

  • FREE!  
  • Receive credit on your NCCP coaching transcript  (Coaching Certification number required)
  • 60 – 90 minutes course completion  


Concussions can occur while participating in any sport or recreational activity. Since the circumstances under which a concussion can be sustained are so varied, it’s important for all coaches, parents, and athletes to be aware of the signs, symptoms, and what to do if a concussion occurs.

Check out the new “Making Head Way in Sport” eLearning series on to help you gain the knowledge and skills required to ensure the safety of your athletes! Test your concussion IQ, find out what happens during a concussion, get concussion smart via our eLearning module, or simply browse through real concussion stories.