August 17, 2017 to August 24, 2017

Registration Deadline Aug 14 by 5:00 PM Central Time

Agency: KCCTO

Type: Online

Content Area: 
  • Health & Safety
CDA Subject Area: 
  • 1 - Safe, Healthy Learning Environment
Audience: 
  • Administrators
  • Family Child Care Professionals
  • Infant/Toddler Teachers
  • Preschool Teachers
  • School Age Care
  • Center Based

Geographic Location: Online

KDHE Approved: Yes

Hours: 3 Clock Hours

Cost: 10

Course Description

This course provides information and guidance in understanding infectious disease and how to implement infection controls to manage the spread of illness including the importance of immunizations, understanding and implementing appropriate hand hygiene, and limiting the spread of microorganisms through appropriate diapering and toileting procedures..  When does a child need to be excluded due to illness?  This and other regulations and best practice standards are addressed following KDHE child care licensing regulations, Caring for Our Children best practice standards.  This course is adapted, with permission, from the American Academy of Pediatrics Preventing and Managing Infectious Disease in Early Education and Child Care course.

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