Minnesota Legislature's New "Concussion Law" Requires Online Training for All Coaches and Officials and Concussion Education for all Parents and Athletes Starting this Fall
The Minnesota Legislature recently passed a "Concussion Law" which requires any municipality, business, school district or nonprofit organization that organizes a youth athletic activity and charges a fee to follow the statute's requirements, including implementing concussion training and education to improve player safety and establish safe return-to-play policies for athletes who sustain a concussion.
The law mandates that:
Parents and athletes do not have to complete the training but should access and review the concussion awareness and educational information available at CDC's website:
COACHES: PLEASE DO NOT DO THE CONCUSSION TRAINING THROUGH THE CDC. WE HAVE ANOTHER PROGRAM IN PLACE.
This link is for educational purposes only.