In this interactive session, participants will learn how diseases are transmitted and learn preventative measures for limiting the spread of disease in child care facilities (including proper hand-washing, diapering procedures, and methods for sanitizing and disinfecting). In addition, participants will be able to identify symptoms of illness and understand the guidelines for exclusion of ill children according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Proper procedures for administering, documenting, and storing medications will also be addressed.
Online self-paced training, 24/7, unlimited access! No powerpoints--learn through games, case studies, puzzles, videos, discussions, and more! Individual courses are $30; become a member for $89.95 for 12 months of unlimited access to all courses (over 145 hours of PD, including complete CDA training program).
|Training approved for||No approvals|
|Registration deadline||May 01, 2023|
|Number of open seats||999999938|
|Event Owner||Quality Assist, Inc.|
|Sponsor Phone||(404) 325-2225|
|Target Audience||Classroom Staff / Teacher,Staff working with children with special needs,Program Administrator,Family Child Care,Parents/guardians|
|Age Groups related to content||Infants,Toddlers,Preschoolers|
|Core Knowledge Area||N/A|
|Child Development Associate Area||To establish and maintain a safe, healthy learning environment|
|Early Learning and Development Standards||Physical Well-Being and Motor Development|
Identify symptoms of specific diseases and know when to exclude children from group care, and safely administer, document, and store medications given at your center.
List the 4 types of illnesses, and list the 4 methods in which diseases are transmitted.
Implement effective procedures for diaper-changing and hand-washing, including when you and the children in your care should wash hands; understand and implement a sanitizing and disinfecting schedule for all surfaces and materials in your child care environment.
Avoid the spread of disease, illness, and germs by ensuring a sanitary and safe learning environment in the early learning environment.