Welcome to the Michigan Sport-Related Concussion Training Certification. In this course, you will learn about five key components of sport-related concussions: identify medical emergencies, debrief the Michigan Youth Concussion Legislature, review rest and rehabilitation principles after a concussion occurs, understand the return to learn and return to school progressions, and finally become knowledgeable of the potential long-term consequences of head impact exposure on brain health.
Michigan Sport-Related Concussion Training CertificationUniversity of Michigan
About this Course
Approx. 1 hour to complete
Approx. 1 hour to complete
Steven Broglio, PhDProfessor, Kinesiology; Director, Michigan Concussion Center Director; NeuroTrauma Research Laboratory
James Eckner, MD, MSAssociate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) Director of Clinical Research, Michigan NeuroSport, PM&R Concussion Program Research Core Director, Michigan Concussion Center
University of Michigan
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Frequently Asked Questions
When will I have access to the lectures and assignments?
Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.
Does this course satisfy the Michigan state legislation requirement for concussion education?
Yes! By completing this educational course on sport-related concussion and obtaining 100% on the quiz, you have satisfied the state law requirements for concussion education.
Is this certificate free?
Yes, there is no cost in obtaining the Michigan Sport-Related Concussion Training Certification. This is a free learning experience.
How do I get my certificate?
By completing this educational course on sport-related concussion and obtaining 100% on the quiz, you have satisfied the state law requirements for concussion education. After you pass the quiz, you will be prompted to enter your name and email. After you enter this information, an auto-generated certificate will be created for you. We will also send a copy of the certificate to the email you provide. Please print or save this document for your records.
Will I still receive my Michigan Sport-Related Concussion Training Certificate upon completion, even if I see "Full Course, No Certificate?"
Yes. If you successfully pass the quiz at the end of this course, you'll still receive an official Michigan Sport-Related Training Certificate, even though a related "Full Course, No Certificate" message appears in enrollment. However, an additional Coursera completion certificate will not be issued.
How often should I take concussion education training?
We recommend you check with your athletic organization for their specific requirements. The state legislation for Michigan requires coaches to receive concussion education training every 3 years.
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