Share

Building and Physical Premises Safety

On Demand Professional Development Modules

On Demand professional development modules are available at no cost. If a certificate of completion is needed or required, a $5.00 fee is charged.

To take these professional development trainings, visit our On Demand page, create an account and you're ready to learn!

When a family enrolls their child in a child care program, they trust that the professionals working with their child will keep him safe. As curious infants and toddlers develop, their desire to explore presents unique safety challenges. This lesson will guide professionals who work with infants and toddlers to assess play spaces, children’s experiences, and current practices to maximize children’s safety. (K7.8 C2) CDA1

(for Center Directors) Outdoor play spaces where children can use their large muscles are important for children's development. Without proper planning and maintenance, outdoor play spaces can be dangerous places where children can be seriously injured. This lesson helps you to assess your outdoor play space and determine changes that need to be made to make it safer for children. (D7.8 C1) 2 hours

Providing appropriate supervision for the children in care is an essential part of a child care practitioner’s job. Quality supervision insures the safety of all children and supports early learning. Learn how to enhance your supervision skills and incorporate appropriate supervision practices. This lesson focuses on ways to maintain an accurate count of the children in your group. (K7.7 C1, CDA 3) 1 hour

Providing appropriate supervision for the children in child care is an essential part of a child care practitioner’s job. Quality supervision insures the safety of all children and supports early learning. Learn how to enhance your supervision skills and incorporate appropriate supervision practices. This lesson focuses on meeting the additional supervision needs for outdoor play. (K7.7 C1, CDA 3) 1 hour

Providing appropriate supervision for the children in care is an essential part of a child care practitioner’s job. Quality supervision insures the safety of all children and supports early learning. Learn how to enhance your supervision skills and incorporate appropriate supervision practices. This lesson focuses on determining where to position yourself for quality supervision of children. (K7.7 C1, CDA 3) 1 hour