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National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Learning Center

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Learning Center is a leader in providing educational materials, up-to-date rules books and position statements on subjects relevant to the health and welfare of students engaging in interscholastic activities.

The following are the Top 3 Concussion Resources for administrators, coaches, parents and students to help ensure a safe sports season.

American Heart Association

  • Find first aid and CPR training provided by the American Heart Association.

American Red Cross

  • The American Red Cross offers a wide variety of training courses in first aid, CPR, AED, life-guarding, swimming, babysitting, care-giving, and other areas for both individuals and organizations. Many self-study classes are available online and you can also register for classroom courses.

Colorado Safety Association

  • The Colorado Safety Association (CSA) is a not-for-profit, non-governmental educational organization specializing in occupational safety and health issues. CSA was founded in 1968 and is a training agency of the National Safety Council.

First Aid for Choking

  • Steps provided by the Mayo Clinic on how to respond to someone who is choking on an object lodged in their windpipe.

Guidelines for the Field Triage of Injured Patients

Triage for Teachers: Sorting the Victims Training   

  • In this video, created by the Los Angeles Unified School District, non-medical personnel can learn how to sort and categorize wounded victims during an emergency.
  • If time is short, you may skip to minute 6 in the video to bypass the scenario and proceed directly to the triage procedures.
  • Be sure to check with your district and school for specific procedures because this video was made in California for a specific district.


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