Health and Safety Orientation - online course


Health and Safety Orientation - $0

10 Included resources
IACET accredit provider CEUs

0.6 CEUs

4.3/5

As part of the federal Child Care and Development Block Grant Fund stipulations, states must certify that there are health and safety standards in place and training requirements that are appropriate to the provider setting and the age of the children served.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • prevention and control of infectious diseases (including immunization).
  • prevention of sudden infant death syndrome and use of safe sleeping practices.
  • administration of medicine, consistent with standards for parental consent.
  • prevention of and response to emergencies due to food and allergic reactions.
  • building and physical premises safety, including identification of and protection from hazards, bodies of water, and vehicular traffic.
  • prevention of shaken baby syndrome, abusive head trauma, and child maltreatment.
  • emergency preparedness and response planning for a natural disaster or a human-caused event.
  • handling and storage of hazardous materials and disposal of bio-contaminants.
  • appropriate precautions in transporting children.
  • recognition and reporting of child abuse and neglect.

Criteria to earn CEUs:
Certificates are awarded when the following criteria have been met by the learner:
  1. Class has been paid in full
  2. All material has been reviewed
  3. All review questions and final test have been completed with a passing score of 80% or higher.
Learning Assessment Method:
Learners will be assessed through questions after every section is completed. Learners will not be allowed to proceed to the next section of the training until all questions have been answered correctly. Learners will be presented with a final test composed of true/false and multiple choice questions. Upon successful completion of the training, learners will receive their certificate by email.

Learning Methodology:
Online material will be presented in the form of slides, accompanied with speech. Videos will be used to demonstrate ideas and concepts. Charts and tables will be used for illustration.

Logistics/Required Technology:
A stable internet connection is required for the completion of this course. Users are highly encouraged to take their online course on Google Chrome on either a laptop or desktop computer. Speakers and/or headphones are also required to hear speech.

Payment Policy:
Payments need to be made in full. No refunds will be issued after starting the class.

Proprietary or conflict of interest disclosure:
Unless otherwise stated in the course description none of H & H subject matter experts and editor has any conflict or proprietary interests related to the material they prepared in this course.

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Please read carefully:

You are purchasing a session of an online training that includes online assessments. Your certificate will be emailed to you once you pass the final exam with a passing grade of 80%.

Your certificate will bear the name you provided to us when you signed up. For support and questions regarding the material presented in this class please contact us at info@childcareed.com. Please consult our frequently asked questions page for other questions or feel free to contact us.

No prerequisites are required for the completion of this course.


Information about this training

Hours breakdown

6 HSN

Topics / Categories

Health, safety and nutrition


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