Preventive Health & Safety

Prevention of Illness & Injury - Health & Safety - 7 Hour Training

Adams Safety Training Licensed Childcare Programs are certified and approved by the State of California Emergency Medical Services Authority – EMSA
Prevention of Illness & Injury - Health & Safety Program (7 hour training) certification # 03-0919-DC

Approved by the California Emergency Medical Services Agency (EMSA)

The State of California (Through Title 22, Division 9, Chapter 1.1 of the California Code of Regulations) requires new childcare providers to attend 15 hours of training. This training consists of 8 hours of First Aid & CPR Training and 7 hours of Preventive Health & Safety Training.
Preventive Health and Safety for Child Care Providers by Adams Safety Training provides the necessary training for childcare providers to meet the requirements of California State Law and meets the needs of AB 1542.

Correction and Law Enforcement Training Correction and Law Enforcement Training

All childcare providers must attend a 7 hour class on the following material before being licensed to care for children:

Understanding the Spread of Disease

  • What is a Communicable Disease?
  • Why do Children in a Child Care Setting Have More Illnesses?
  • How Are Illnesses Spread?
  • What Can You do to Keep the Children and Yourself Healthy?
  • How to Reduce the Spread of Illnesses Through Direct or Indirect Contact
  • How to Reduce the Spread of Respiratory Illnesses
  • How to Reduce the Spread of Diseases Through Blood Contact
  • Examples of How Some Childhood Infectious Diseases are Spread.

Preventive Health Practices

  • What is a Communicable Disease?
  • Why do Children in a Child Care Setting Have More Illnesses?
  • How Are Illnesses Spread?
  • What Can You do to Keep the Children and Yourself Healthy?
  • How to Reduce the Spread of Illnesses Through Direct or Indirect Contact
  • How to Reduce the Spread of Respiratory Illnesses
  • How to Reduce the Spread of Diseases Through Blood Contact
  • Examples of How Some Childhood Infectious Diseases are Spread.

Preventive Health Policies

  • Health History and Immunization Policy for Children
  • Health History and Immunization Policy for Providers
  • Keeping Health Records
  • Exclusion for Illness Policy in the Child Care Setting
  • Staff Illness and Exclusion Policy
  • Caring for Children with Mild Illness
  • Medication Administration Policy
  • Communication About Illness in Child Care
  • Children with Special Needs
  • Emergency Illness Procedures
  • And much more...