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CHLD 2016: Health Screening For Child Care Professionals

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This course satisfies the training requirements specified in the Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers (22 VAC 15-30-310 D.6). The course provides instruction in daily health observation, excluding children for illness, preventing infections, communicable diseases, vaccine preventable diseases, immunizations, OSHA health and safety practices, and the providerýs role in reporting diseases. While the class is required for providers who work in licensed child day centers and who perform the daily health observation of children, it is beneficial for all child care providers.

Course Topics:
  • Conduct the daily health observation of children.
  • Determine how diseases spread and ways to reduce their spread, e.g., proper hand washing and diapering, proper food handling, cleaning, and disinfecting, etc.
  • Identify when to exclude a child from the child care facility for illness. 
  • Discuss specific communicable diseases and how they are spread.
  • Identify vaccine preventable diseases and immunization requirements.
  • Describe OSHA staff occupational health and safety practices that protect against exposure to bloodborne pathogens.
  • Discuss their role in reporting diseases of public health importance.

Class Details

31 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon, Tue


Instruction Online  

CEUs : 0.4



Please read:  Online access will be granted at the earliest, Monday, January 6 when CCWA reopens. You will still have 30 days to complete your class.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/1/2020 - 1/31/2020 Weekly -Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Richmond, Virtual  Map Instruction Online