It is the policy of the Division of Parks & Recreation to make sure that every precaution is taken when accessing the condition of our young athletes for all suspected injuries and especially concussions. The following list of guidelines has been mandated by the State of Maryland on the subject of concussions. Coaches, parents and players must abide by these guidelines for the safety and wellbeing of all athletes. The following has been mandated by the state.
This website is an online training tool on the basics of concussions you must complete it and give certificate to your AD. The course is free.
You may also go to: http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/Training/HeadsUpConcussion.html
All coaches, parents and players should take advantage of the Sport Concussion Management Program as outlined on XLNTbrain Sport. This tool (www.xlntbrain.com).