BEREA, OH (WOIO) - will conduct a Heads Up Football Player Safety Coach clinic Saturday, March 28, at the Cleveland Browns Training and Administrative Complex from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
USA Football will instruct Player Safety Coaches representing high school programs and youth leagues throughout the state.
This group will then teach Heads Up Football to their organizations' coaches, players and parents.
Heads Up Football is a comprehensive approach to a better and safer game, encompassing USA Football's accredited Level 1 Coach Certification Course; Heads Up Tackling and Heads Up Blocking techniques; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) concussion recognition and response protocols; sudden cardiac arrest protocols; heat and hydration; and instruction on proper helmet and shoulder pad fitting.
After completing the workshop, Player Safety Coaches will oversee their organizations' implementation of the USA Football program.