Sport Safety International is proud to partner with the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society to offer CardiacWise, a first-of-its-kind online education program designed to educate coaches and others involved in sports and physical activity on the prevention of sudden cardiac arrest in athletes.
Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in young athletes. Knowing the risk factors, as well as what to look for both on and off the field can help save a life. This course is a MUST for coaches at all levels!
Course is approximately 20 minutes in length. Individuals who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of completion.
This course covers the following topics:
- Understanding Sudden Cardiac Arrest
- Causes of Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes
- Signs and Symptoms Cardiac-Related Conditions in Athletes
- Strategies for Preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest