Lead Safety in Child Care

2 Clock Hours / 0.2 CEUs / $18.00

Lead Safety in Child Care Child Care Training Course

Course Description: 

This course applies to children of all ages.

This course covers common sources of lead in and around child care facilities and the health risk that lead poses to children. Learn about professional testing and inspection services, lead mitigation plans, and the importance of communicating with families about the risk of lead exposure. See the course topics listed below for more information on what is covered.

Learning Outcomes:

After completing Lead Safety in Child Care you will be able to explain the uses, dangers and regulation of lead; describe the symptoms and effects of lead poisoning on children and adults; identify potential sources of lead exposure; and list strategies for protecting children from lead: testing, treatment, reduction, and mitigation.


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Lead Safety in Child Care
Online Course
Course ID:
LSA-23RL9
Clock hours:
2
IACET CEUs:
0.2
Tuition:
$18.00
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Lead Safety in Child Care
CourseBook
Course ID:
LSA-13R9
Clock hours:
2
IACET CEUs:
0.2
Tuition:
$18.00
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Topics Covered in Lead Safety in Child Care:

  • Definition of lead
  • Uses of lead today and in the past
  • Regulation of lead
  • Symptoms and health effects of lead poisoning
  • Lead poisoning and exposure risks to your children
  • Lead in water, soil, dust, and air
  • Where lead is found, including paint and cigarette smoke
  • How to find qualified professionals to test for lead in your water, paint and soil
  • Blood lead levels and blood testing in children
  • Lead paint abatement and renovation
  • Strategies for reducing lead exposure
  • Lead mitigation plans

Prerequisites: Must be able to fluently read and write English.

Instructional methodology: Read written material, view videos, listen to audio segments.

Assessment methods: Multiple choice quiz and written assignments.


Completion deadline: This training expires 12 months from the date of purchase. Courses must be successfully completed by their expiration date in order for the student to receive a certificate.
 
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