Training Overview and Health Care Provider Programs
Training & Education Department Mission Statement
ImPACT's Training and Education Department's mission is to deliver up-to-date content that facilitates participants' increased knowledge, competence and performance in the field of concussion management. The expected result of ImPACT's continuing education training programs is that participants express their intent to apply the competence gained in order to improve performance in the field of concussion management.
ImPACT believes in a multidisciplinary team to manage concussions. We have a variety of courses that describe the roles of members of the multidisciplinary team. For each discipline, we've mapped out a training program that will assist you in contributing to the multidisciplinary team based on your scope of practice. Please see the program specific to your discipline below or see the ImPACT course categories for further training applicable to multiple disciplines.
CIC: For MDs, DOs, PhDs/PsyDs, PACs and CNPs
Sample courses for CICs include: Variety of courses on Clinical Interpretation, Return to Play Guidelines, Reading the ImPACT Test Raw Data and Composite Scores, and Determining Validity of the ImPACT test. Click here to learn more about the CIC program.
ITAT: For Certified Athletic Trainers / Athletic Therapists
Sample courses for ITATs include: Baseline Testing, Return to Learn, Clinical Implementation, Overview of ImPACT Test Interpretation, and being a liaison between a CIC and a school. Click here to learn more about the ITAT program.
ITPT: For Physical Therapists / Physiotherapists
Sample courses for ITPTs include: Overview of Concussion Clinical Trajectories, the VOMS, Post-Concussion Rehabilitation Therapies, and working closely with a CIC. Click here to learn more about the ITPT program.
ITOT: For Occupational Therapists
Sample courses for ITOTs include: Occupational Therapist's Role in Concussion Management, Post-Concussion Rehabilitation Techniques for the OT, and Return to Learn. Click here to learn more about the ITOT program.
ITRN: For Registered and School Nurses
Sample courses for ITRNs include: Sports Concussions and ImPACT, the School Nurse's Role in Concussion Management, Test Administration, Developing a Concussion Policy, and Return to Learn. Click here to learn more about the ITRN program.