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Online Health and Hygiene Certificate
This certificate program is only available in English.
Setting: Early Care and Education & School-Age Care
Textbook Information: No textbook is required to complete this certificate program.
Program Description: The Health and Hygiene Certificate teaches basic health and hygiene practices and guidelines that every early childhood professional needs to master. This program provides detailed recommendations for recognizing, responding to, and preventing the spread of diseases in the child care setting. Participants will also learn recommended practices and policies for preventing the spread of blood-borne pathogens, preparing for an influenza pandemic, preventing and responding to food-allergy reactions, and promoting good oral health.
Program Objectives: Upon satisfactorily completing the Online Health and Hygiene Certificate program, students should be able to:
Student Assessment: Students enrolled in the Online Health and Hygiene Certificate program are assessed using the following methods:
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Prospective students are strongly encouraged to check with their licensing representatives to determine each program's applicability toward state requirements.