Concussion Awareness

The Perth United Soccer Club follows the
Ontario Soccer
Concussion Protocol.

concussions

SCAT

The FIFA SCAT is recognised worldwide as an excellent tool for the identification of concussions and the subsequent steps required in returning a player to full activity. The FIFA SCAT is assessed quadrennial by the FIFA Medical Committee as they gather data and monitor trends on concussions globally. The latest version of the SCAT is known as SCAT 3. Coaches are strongly recommended to familiarize themselves with the FIFA SCAT 3

A more simplified, easy to print out tool:
Pocket CONCUSSION RECOGNITION TOOL –Click Here

The following are links to more information:

Click Here to read more on the Ontario Soccer’s information on concussions (Helpful Resources During Recovery).

Play Safe Resources: Developing a Concussion Policy

National Coaching Certification Program’s (NCCP) Making Headway Program