NEW YORK STATE
NYSATA CONCUSSION MANAGEMENT
Resources To Assist Schools In Complying With The NYS Concussion Management and Awareness Act
The Secondary Education Committee for NYSATA is making itself available to individuals and school districts that need assistance in meeting the expectations of the NYS Concussion Management and Awareness Act and the Rules and Regulations and Guidelines for Concussion Management that go along with them. Please contact the individual that corresponds with your local section.
Concussion Information & Sample Documents:**
For more concussion information from the NYS Public High School Athletic Association, please go to the NYSPHSAA Safety & Research webpage
Continuing Education for Concussion to satisfy the NYSED Guidelines for Concussion Management:
Instructional training will be mandatory for all physical education teachers, coaches, assistant coaches, volunteer coaches, nurses and certified athletic trainers.
Click here for the training for coaches and physical education teachers that will satisfy the requirement by completing the NYS Department of Education approved online training course from the CDC.
Click here for the training for Nurses and certified athletic trainers that will satisfy the requirement by completing the NYS Department of Education approved online training course from preventing concussion.
At the completion of each course the registrant will obtain a certificate of completion that will be placed in their permanent file. The certificate will be renewed biennially.