Preventive Health and Safety Training is a classroom-based course designed to meet the 8-hours of California Emergency Medical
Authority (EMSA) state licensing requirements for child care.
The training provides instruction that is comprehensive and practical- it prepares administrators and employees of child care centers and family child homes-small or large to keep the children in their care healthy and safe from injury and illness. Participants will learn information about infectious diseases (including immunizations), preventative childhood injuries, caring for children with special needs, identification, reporting of child abuse, and childcare nutrition training.
Continuing Education credit units are available for the
California Board of Registered Nursing, Dental Board of California, California
Department of Public Health and California Emergency Medical Services
Authority. The CPR Lady offers CEUs to Certified Medical Assistants (CMA),
Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Home Health Aides (HHA), Certified Personal
Trainers (CPT) with American Council on Exercise (ACE), Aerobics and Fitness
Association of America (AFAA), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM),
National Council of Strength and Fitness (NCSF), and National Federation of
Professional Trainers (NFPT), Dentists (DDS or DMD), Dental Assistants (RDA),
Dental Hygienists (RDH), Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT), Paramedics
(Medic), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Psychiatric Technicians (Psych
Tech), Occupational Therapists (OT), Occupational Therapy Assistants (OTA), Pharmacists
(RPh), Pharmacy Technician (Ph Tech), Physician Assistants (PA), Physical
Therapists (PT), Physical Therapy Assistants (PTA), Respiratory Care
Practioners (RCP), Respiratory Therapists (RT), Registered Nurses (RN) and
Nurse Practioners (NP).
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge
and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials
for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not
represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course,
except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent
income to the AHA.