Heads Up Football

Get your Coaching Certification.

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Step 1

ALL COACHES

Create and Verify a
USA Football account
Step 1-1

Create your account by filling out our Member Registration and checkout.

If your organization provided you with a promo code you can enter it when checking out.

Step 1-2

You will receive an email with a link to verify your account.

Click the “Activate Now” link and you will have access to your account and be able to start your Coach Certification Course.

Step 2

Register or login at NFHSLearn.com
Order the Concussion, Heat Illness, Sudden Cardiac, and Heads Up Football courses. As a benefit, enter your USA Football member email to receive the Heads Up Football course at no additional cost.

Take your course on your NFHS Dashboard
Complete all four to meet the online certification requirement of Heads Up Football.

Step 2

Login to your Dashboard and start the course.

Step 2

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ABOUT HEADS UP FOOTBALL CERTIFICATION

Education COMPONETS OF THE COURSE

  • Concussion Recognition and Response
  • Heat Preparedness and Hydration
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Proper Equipment Fitting
  • Heads Up Tackling®
  • Heads Up Blocking®
NCACE

NCACE ACCREDITATION

This accreditation makes USA Football’s Coaching Education Program the ONLY football-specific coaching program to receive accreditation from the NCACE, the standard in coaching education.

NCACE

"The content here is good for teaching coaches at all levels ... I recommend to parents that before I let my youngsters play, their coach must be certified by USA Football's Coaching Certification program."
Tom Coughlin, Head Coach, New York Giants