Ontario Basketball Policies

Concussion Policy & Code of Conduct (Updated July 2019)

Reporting

Concussion Reporting Process through Ontario Basketball Smartsheet (in development)

  • Suspected Concussion Reporting Form
  • Submission of Medical Documents

Forms

Courses

NCCP Making Head Way
FREE Concussion eLearning series for Sport (generic), Football, Soccer, Snowboard, Freestyle Ski, and Speed Skating.

Note: Your NCCP number is required to complete a module. If you have never taken a NCCP course, register for The Locker.

Guidelines

Web Resources

Holland Bloorview Concussion Centre
Canada’s largest pediatric concussion centre
Get the Concussion Handbook from Holland Bloorview!

Concussion and You: A Handbook for Parents and Kids
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Concussion Centre

Videos

Concussion Orientation for OBA Officials
Lessons for referees on how to safely administer a game, made in partnership with Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Concussions 101: A Primer for Kids and Parents
Dr. Mike Evans, Toronto-based doctor and professor

Concussion Management & Return to Learn (revised & extended version of “Concussions 101”)
Dr. Mike Evans, Toronto-based doctor and professor

Concussion Education at OSDP Camp 2017
OBA boys and girls between 11-14 years old learned well-rounded lessons in life and basketball

The Risk: Know the Signs of a Concussion

We all have a responsibility in recognizing a possible concussion following a hit to the head or body. Know the signs and symptoms of a concussion.