Training

Required Health and Safety Training for CCDBG Reauthorization


Center Based Programs

All staff working in center based programs must complete training to meet the CCDBG reauthorization requirements for health and safety.  

The following trainings topics are required:  First Aid and CPR, Health and Safety Basics, Child Abuse and Neglect, and Child Development. For some of the training topics, participants have a choice on training modality. The total number of training hours for Center Based Programs is ten hours plus CPR and First Aid Training.
 

PLEASE NOTE: Only the health and safety training courses linked to below or the courses offered through your CCR&Rs will be counted towards your required training hours for DFD’s Subsidy Assistance Program Health and Safety Requirements.


Required Trainings:

New Jersey Child Care Subsidy Health and Safety Training

Hours: 6 hours
Cost: Free
Link: Available online and in person at your local CCR&R.
Description: Step-by-Step Instructions. Topics include Safe Spaces, Transportation Safety, Handling and Storage of Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness, Prevention and Control of Infectious Disease, Food and Allergic Reactions and How to Respond, Safe Sleep and SUIDS Prevention, Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome, and overview of Administration of Medication.
 

Básicos de Salud y Seguridad (Health and Safety Training in Spanish)

Tiempo: 6 horas
Costo: Gratis con código de prepago
Enlace: Disponible en linea y en persona en su oficina CCR&R.
Descripcion:  Instrucciones paso a paso. Topics include Safe Spaces, Transportation Safety, Handling and Storage of Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness, Prevention and Control of Infectious Disease, Food and Allergic Reactions and How to Respond, Safe Sleep and SUIDS Prevention, Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome, and overview of Administration of Medication.


Foundations of Child Development for Child Care Center Teachers

Hours: 2 hours
Cost: Free
Link: Available online and in person at your local CCR&R. (Spanish available only in person).
Description: Step-by-Step Instructions. Topics include Child Growth and Development.
 

Identifying Child Abuse and Neglect - Mandated Reporting in Early Care and Education

Hours: 2 hours
Cost: Free
Link: Available online and in person at your local CCR&R.
Description: Step-by-Step Instructions. Topics include Child Abuse and Neglect, Discipline, Mandated Reporting, and Child Maltreatment.
Please Note: There is a limit to the number of active users we can have in the online training system at one time. Please do not register until you are ready to complete the training. Once you register you will have 1 week to complete the training, after which your account will be deactivated and you will be unable to access the module. Please make sure to complete the training within the 1 week window, or sooner if possible so that others can access the module.
 

Identificando el Abuso y Descuido Infantil - Reportador Mandatorio en el Cuidado y Educacion de la edad temprana

Tiempo: 2 horas
Costo: Gratis
Enlace: Disponible en linea y en persona en su oficina local CCR&R.
Descripcion: Haga click aqui para instructiones de como acceder la capacitacion en linea. Los temas incluyen Abuso y Descuido Infantil, Disciplina, Reportador Mandatorio, y Maltrato Infantil.
Hay un límite en el número de usuarios que podemos tener activos al mismo tiempo en el sistema de capacitacion en linea. Por favor, no se registre hasta que estés listo para completar la capacitacion. Una vez que se registre tiene 1 semana para completar la capacitacion, después de ese tiempo su cuenta será desactivada y no podrá acceder al módulo. Por favor asegúrese de completar la capacitacion dentro del periodo de una semana, o antes si es posible para que otros puedan acceder al módulo.
 

First Aid and CPR Training

Hours: Varies
Cost: Varies
Link: Available only in person at your local CCR&R or through an authorized training vendor.
Description: Topics include First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Child care center staff have the option to attend a CPR/First Aid training course offered through the local CCR&R or attend/hire a certified trainer/vendor. The trainer/ vendor must be certified by a recognized health organization. The CPR training course must offer a hands-on-skills practice. Examples of a few of the recognized health organizations are: American Safety and Health Institute, American Red Cross, and the American Heart Society.






Home Based Programs

All providers (FCC and FFN) must complete training to meet the CCDBG reauthorization requirements for Health and Safety.  The total number of training hours for Home Based Programs is twelve hours plus CPR and First Aid Training.
 
Home based programs must take the following steps to meet the requirements:
  1. Orientation Training 2-hour training. Available at your local CCR&R. Topics include Office of Licensing (OOL) policy review, Business Practices, and Program Management;
  2. Complete items needed to meet CCDBG reauthorization;
  3. Begin application for FCC Registration (if applicable);
  4. Complete the required Health and Safety Training Topics as listed below;
  5. Complete FCC Registration including home inspection.

PLEASE NOTE: Only the health and safety training courses linked to below or the courses offered through your CCR&Rs will be counted towards your required training hours for DFD’s Subsidy Assistance Program Health and Safety Requirements. 

Required Trainings:


New Jersey Child Care Subsidy Health and Safety Training

Hours: 6 hours
Cost: Free
Link: Available online and in person at your local CCR&R.
Description: Step-by Step Instructions. Topics include Safe Spaces, Transportation Safety, Handling and Storage of Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness, Prevention and Control of Infectious Disease, Food and Allergic Reactions and How to Respond, Safe Sleep and SUIDS Prevention, Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome, and overview of Administration of Medication.
 

Básicos de Salud y Seguridad (Health and Safety Training in Spanish)

Tiempo: 6 horas
Costo: Gratis con código de prepago
Enlace: Disponible en linea y en persona en su oficina CCR&R.
Descripcion:  Instrucciones paso a paso. Topics include Safe Spaces, Transportation Safety, Handling and Storage of Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness, Prevention and Control of Infectious Disease, Food and Allergic Reactions and How to Respond, Safe Sleep and SUIDS Prevention, Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome, and overview of Administration of Medication.
 

Foundations of Child Development for Family Child Care Providers

Hours: 2 hours
Cost: Free
Link: Available online and in person at your local CCR&R. (Spanish available only in person).
Description: Step-by-Step Instructions. Topics include Child Growth and Development.
 

Identifying Child Abuse and Neglect - Mandated Reporting in Early Care and Education

Hours: 2 hours
Cost: Free
Link: Available online and in person at your local CCR&R.
Description: Step-by-Step Instructions. Topics include Child Abuse and Neglect, Discipline, Mandated Reporting, and Child Maltreatment.
Please Note: There is a limit to the number of active users we can have in the online training system at one time. Please do not register until you are ready to complete the training. Once you register you will have 1 week to complete the training, after which your account will be deactivated and you will be unable to access the module. Please make sure to complete the training within the 1 week window, or sooner if possible so that others can access the module.
 

Identificando el Abuso y Descuido Infantil - Reportador Mandatorio en el Cuidado y Educacion de la edad temprana

Tiempo: 2 horas
Costo: Gratis
Enlace: Disponible en linea y en persona en su oficina local CCR&R.
Descripcion: Haga click aqui para instructiones de como acceder la capacitacion en linea. Los temas incluyen Abuso y Descuido Infantil, Disciplina, Reportador Mandatorio, y Maltrato Infantil.
Hay un límite en el número de usuarios que podemos tener activos al mismo tiempo en el sistema de capacitacion en linea. Por favor, no se registre hasta que estés listo para completar la capacitacion. Una vez que se registre tiene 1 semana para completar la capacitacion, después de ese tiempo su cuenta será desactivada y no podrá acceder al módulo. Por favor asegúrese de completar la capacitacion dentro del periodo de una semana, o antes si es posible para que otros puedan acceder al módulo.
 

First Aid and CPR Training

Hours: Varies
Cost: Varies
Link: Available only in person at your local CCR&R or through an authorized training vendor.
Description: Topics include First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). FCC providers must be certified through one of the following recognized health organizations: American Heart Association; American Red Cross; National Safety Council or the Medic Pediatric Course or through your local CCR&R.