Preventing Sudden
Death in Sports and
Physical Activity

An Interactive Online Program

About the Course

Endorsed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this online course was instructional designed with the Athletic Trainer in mind. The course organization walks learners through a pre-test, learning modules, activities, video scenarios, and the Final Exam.


This self-test in comprised of 10-15 questions that measure the learners baseline knowledge of the material found within the course.


Consists of 7 individual learning modules addressing how to recognize, prevent, and react to such critical health topics as heat illness, brain injury, cardiac emergencies, asthma, and more.


Includes 7 skills drills modules where the user can apply what they have learned and get feedback in a safe learning environment.


These 10 video scenarios depict the most common emergency scenarios Athletic Trainers may be confronted with in the field, and look to the learner to assess and appropriately respond to each situation utilizing a decision tree approach. Just as an Athletic Trainer can’t predict what emergency may occur on any given day, users won’t know which emergency they will be faced with until they open the video and the clock starts ticking. Because in any emergency situation - time matters!


This graded exam consists of 50 questions covering all learning modules, EBP CEUs are awarded for those who pass the exam.

Emergency Topics Covered Include: