Key learning outcome: Provide tools to help you manage concussions
Key training strategies: Education & Awareness; Recognition & Response
The ‘Concussions Training Package’ developed by SportRisk has been a great online training tool for our recreation participants and staff.
The material presented in the animated videos is easy to follow and highly engaging. Administration of the training package is easy – it’s all done online.
One of the great features for us is the ‘tracking tool’ which records to a spreadsheet each participant’s completion of the training, which in our fast paced environment is key. This training package has been a great addition to our staff orientation. We also appreciate institutional support and endorsement of the training package through Risk Manager Merv Dahl!
Risk management in Campus Recreation is a major priority for many administrators due to the wide variety of recreational activities we now offer. The training of staff and the development of risk management policies surrounding concussions is currently at the forefront. SportRisk has been a provider of many helpful tools for recreation professionals, and the recent release of the concussion training package has become a new tool in that toolbox!. It is easy to implement, applicable to different recreation programs, provides a tracking option to automatically monitor successful completion of the training, and provides the confidence in knowing my staff are well