Food Allergy Prevention and Response in Early Care and Preschool Settings

CANCELLED - Food Allergy Prevention and Response in Early Care and Preschool Settings

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

This training will explore the food allergy procedures that should be in place when caring for children in early care and preschool settings according to research-based, Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and the rights of children with food allergies. Participants will be able to define anaphylaxis, identify common food allergies and their signs and symptoms, outline treatment and management options, learn how to create and follow individual care plans for each child with a food allergy, create and implement a detailed treatment plan in the event of an allergic reaction and apply and understand best practices for minimizing risks and exposure.

This course addresses the following age band(s):

  • Early childhood - early (birth-36 months)
  • Early childhood - middle (36-60 months)
  • Early childhood - late (5-8 years)
DC Child Care Connections, 2041 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, Suite 236, Washington, District of Columbia, 20020
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Core Knowledge Area: 
Health, Safety, and Nutrition
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Assistant Teachers
DC Child Care Connections
Let OSSE handle the Registration
CCDBG Topic: 
Health & Safety Training
Prevention of and response to emergencies due to food and allergic reactions
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