Outdoor Safety (CCHC Trainees)

Type
Course
Date of Publication
July 7, 2021
Price
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Overview

This 3-hour course is designed for Child Care Health Consultants (CCHCs) to gain knowledge of how to create and maintain safe outdoor learning environments supporting child's physical activity, including ways to prevent common playground safety hazards. CCHCs educate early childhood professionals on child safety.

THIS COURSE IS ONLY AVAILABLE TO PARTICIPANTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED THE IN-PERSON PORTION OF THE CHILD CARE HEALTH CONSULTANT TRAINING PROGRAM. If you want to learn more about the Child Care Health Consultant program visit their website at http://www. texasaeyc. org/programs/healthy_child_care_texas. According to the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there are more than 200,000 playground safety injuries each year in the U. S. It is the obligation of child care providers to supply a physically and emotionally safe environment for the children in their care. 'Injury Prevention: Playground Safety and Outdoor Learning Environments' is a 3-hour course designed to help Child Care Health Consultant (CCHC) trainees gain a better understanding of how to create and maintain safe outdoor play environments, including ways to prevent common playground safety hazards.

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