A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention

Exertional Heat Stroke is the leading cause of preventable death in high school athletics. Exertional Heat Stroke also results in thousands of emergency room visits and hospitalizations throughout the nation each year. This free course is designed to give you the critical information you need to minimize the risk of Exertional Heat Stroke among your athletes.
Fundamentals of Coaching and First Aid for Coaches provide coaches with content from all eight domains contained in the National Standards for Sport Coaches (NASPE 2006). These two courses form the foundation from which all elective courses and sport-specific courses are developed. Core courses should be completed first to give the coach a better understanding of elective and sport-specific courses.
  Fundamentals of Coaching
  First Aid, Health and Safety For Coaches
The following Elective Courses are just two of all available courses. You may review all available courses from the Elective Courses menu at the top of the page.
  Engaging Effectively
  With Parents
  Teaching and Modeling