Health, Safety and Nutrition

This course covers promoting and maintaining the health and well-being of all children. Topics include health and nutritional guidelines, common childhood illnesses, maintaining safe and healthy learning environments, recognition and reporting of abuse and neglect and state regulations. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge of health, safety, and nutritional needs, safe learning environments, and adhere to state regulations. This course emphasizes evidence-based practices and strategies and proof of CPR and First Aid Certification.

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Corequisite: DRE 097 + Students are required to complete or show current certification in Infant & Child CPR and First Aid to pass this course.

This course is part of these programs of study: