Essentials Child Care Preservice

This series provides helpful answers to many questions about creating a safe environment, preparing for an emergency, transporting children, preventing and controlling infectious diseases, handling and storing hazardous materials, giving medication, managing food allergies, creating a safe sleep environment for infants, preventing shaken baby syndrome, understanding child development, supporting cultural diversity, and understanding homelessness.

Intended audience: Child care providers

Format: Online, self-paced series; 12 topics available

Certification: Approved for Iowa Health and Human Services (IHHS) Child Care Professional Development Credit

Contact Name
Mona Berkey
(515) 294-4843
Program Area
Human Sciences
Early Childhood Education and Child Care
Critical Issue
Human Potential and Youth Development
Interest Areas
Business & Industry,
Home & Family,
Kids, Teens & 4-H