Child Development, Health, and Safety Basics
This training will provide participants an overview of child development, health, and safety issues for children birth through early school-age. Emphasis will be on understanding patterns of development, developmental domains, and the role of nutrition in development. In addition, health and safety issues will address supporting the growth of healthy children – from the basics such as handwashing to more in-depth practices surrounding healthy procedures and disease prevention. Participants will learn more about emergency planning/preparedness and first aid as well as identify tips for maintaining safe indoor/outdoor environments.
Audience: All Providers; including providers participating in the Child Care Assistance Program
4 Training Hours; Level of Learning: Introductory
Presenters: DeKalb and Whiteside County Training: Andrea Angileri, Ed.S., ITN Curricula Trainer; McHenry County Training July: Nicole Davis, 4-C Recruitment & Retention Coordinator/Referral Specialist September: Ruth Van Duzer, ITN Curricula Trainer and Director of Kindercare Learning Center
Fee: Free training