Heads Up Football Middle and High School Coach Certification

USA Football requires that you complete the four courses below to get your Heads Up Football Middle and High School Coach Certification.

USA Football's Heads Up Football Middle and High School Coach Certification is part of the sport's most comprehensive high school player safety programs. Made up of four courses, the Heads Up Football Scholastic Coach Certification teaches concussion recognition & response, heat preparedness & hydration, sudden cardiac arrest, proper equipment fitting and shoulder tackling and blocking techniques.

New for 2017
  • Instruction from Rocky Seto, Seattle Seahawks Assistant Head Coach on a step-by-step guide, on the core principles of proper shoulder tackling
  • Course enhancements featuring drill, practice and in-game examples

To complete the Heads Up Football Middle and High School Coach Certification, each coach must complete the four online courses below.

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    Blocking, Shoulder Tackling & Equipment Fitting
    $10 Completions: 20037
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    Blocking, Shoulder Tackling & Equipment Fitting
  • Medium concussion in sports 1
    Concussion in Sports
    Free! Completions: 2713463
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    Concussion in Sports
  • Medium a guide to heat acclimatization and heat 2
    Heat Illness Prevention
    Free! Completions: 476644
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    Heat Illness Prevention
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    Sudden Cardiac Arrest
    Free! Completions: 396575
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    Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Medium m 2993 nfhs course image1
Blocking, Shoulder Tackling & Equipment Fitting
$10 Completions: 20037
Medium concussion in sports 1
Concussion in Sports
Free! Completions: 2713463
Medium a guide to heat acclimatization and heat 2
Heat Illness Prevention
Free! Completions: 476644
Medium thinkstockphotos 467367274
Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Free! Completions: 396575