Contact Information
Calgary United Soccer Association
Suite 183
4000 Glenmore Court SE
Calgary AB Canada
T2C 5R8

Phone: (403) 270-0363
Fax: (403) 270-0573
Email: info@cusa.ab.ca

OFFICE HOURS
Monday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm
The Office Closes at 2:00pm the Business Day Before a Long Weekend

All Funds are processed in Canadian Dollars

 
Concussion Resources

WHAT IS A CONCUSSSION?

A concussion is a brain injury, most often caused by a sudden direct blow or bump to the head, that cannot be seen on routine x-rays, CT scans, or MRIs. It affects the way an individual may think and remember things, and can cause a variety of symptons. This page is to help players, coaches, parents, referees, and individuals to recognize concussions, and to offer resources in the event a concussion occurs.

FIFA Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool: DOWNLOAD
Can be used to help identify concussion symptons.
Concussion Guidelines for Athletes: DOWNLOAD
Understand concussions, identify symptons and actions to take as an athlete
Concussion Guidelines for Parents/Caregivers: DOWNLOAD
Understand concussions, identify symptoms and actions to take as a parent/caregiver
Concussion Guidlines for Coaches/Trainers: DOWNLOAD
Understand concussions, identify symptoms and actions to take as a coach/trainer
Guidelines for return to play after a Concussion: DOWNLOAD
Steps to take before returning to sport
Brochure: Concussions in Soccer DOWNLOAD
Printable information brochue prepared by the Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre at the University of Calgary

 
Concussion E-Learning Series

Making Head Way

CLICK HERE to take the FREE concussion module.

Designed to help you gain the knowledge and skills required to ensure the safety of your athletes, there NCCP Professional Development modules will make you concussion smart!

To begin, you will require a NCCP#. If you have never taken a NCCP course and need a NCCP #, please register with The Locker. You should expect to spend 60 to 90 minutes completing a module. Each completed module will be recorded on your coaching transcript as professional development.

 
Concussion Resources Link

Acute Sport Concussion Clinic - University of Calgary

Parachute Canada - Preventing Injuries, Saving Lives

Sports Injury Prevention Centre - University of Calgary

Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute - University of Calgary

The Hotchkiss Brain Institute - University of Calgary

Concussion Toolkit for Parents, Players and Coaches - BC Injury Reserach and Prevention Unit

Brain Injury Canada - Prevention, Treatment and Research

REAP the Benefits of Good Concussion Management - Brain Line

Concussion Ed App - Parachute