Childcare Preventative Health & Safety Class | Sacramento, Roseville California

Pediatric Preventative Health & Safety Class

EMSA/California Community Childcare Licensing approved class

This is a required class for anyone who is seeking licensure as a California state licensed childcare provider. This eight-hour class meets all of the state EMSA requirements and has been updated to include the 2016 nutrition training module and the 2020 lead poisoning information.

This class will be held off-site at your workplace location. Pricing varies depending on the number of students. Request a quote for pricing and class availability.

Class Details

1-2 hours

Topics covered in the program

  • Prevention of infectious disease
  • Understanding the Spread of Disease
  • What Is a Communicable Disease?
  • How to Prevent the Spread of Illness
  • Preventing the Spread of Infectious Disease
  • The Daily Morning Health Check
  • Standard Precautions
  • Hand Washing
  • Use of Disposable Gloves
  • Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfecting
  • Disposal of Garbage
  • Diapering/Toileting
  • Food Safety
  • Oral Health
  • Open Space and Indoor Air Quality
  • Water Supply
  • Pets, Pests, Pesticides, and Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • Sandboxes and Sand Play Areas
  • Policies to Prevent the Spread of Infectious Disease
  • Health and Safety Policies
  • Health History and Emergency Information Policy
  • Immunization Requirements and Policy Keeping
  • Health Records
  • Excluding Children Due to Illness
  • Staff Health Policies
  • Communicating about Illness in Child Care
  • Caring for Children with Mild Illness
  • Medication Administration Policy
  • Children with Special Needs
  • Emergency Illness and Injury Procedures
  • No Smoking or Use of Alcohol or Illegal Drugs
  • Information on Specific Diseases
  • Prevention of childhood injuries
  • Understanding Childhood Injuries
  • Understanding Injuries in the Child Care Setting
  • Risk of Injury at Developmental Stages
  • Preventing Childhood Injuries
  • SIDS and Other Sleep-Related Infant Deaths
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Brain Injury and Concussion
  • Child Abuse Prevention
  • Burns and Fire
  • Choking, Strangulation, and Suffocation
  • Falls
  • Poisoning
  • Drowning
  • Young Children and Disasters
  • Child Passenger Safety
  • Field Trip Safety
  • School Bus Safety
  • Safety Policies and Routines
  • Back Injury Among Providers
  • Regular Safety Checks Inside and Outside
  • Safe Playground Habits
  • Safety Policies and Behavior Management
  • Forms and Checklists


  • Understanding Why Child Nutrition Is Important
  • Nutrition Laws and Regulations for Child Care
  • Infant Feeding
  • Serving Age Appropriate Healthy Food and Drinks to Children
  • Food Safety
  • Nutrition Facts Labels and Ingredients Lists
  • Children with Special Dietary Needs
  • Healthy Feeding, Eating Behaviors, and Habits
  • Individual and Cultural Preferences
  • Child Engagement
  • Policies for Feeding Children in Child Care
  • The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
  • Nutrition Resources

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