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Early Childhood Workforce Training 2022

Wellness-Obesity, Nutrition and Physical Activity 

Wellness-Obesity, Nutrition & Physical Activity is for Early Childhood Educators. This training focuses on lifelong wellness related to childhood obesity in the early childhood environment.

There are 7 sections in this module which must be successfully completed to receive the certificate. 

NOTICE **It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate of completion. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate.

If using an IPhone or Ipad, download Moodle Mobile app. from the Apple Store for best results. If using a PC or Laptop, Firefox or Google Chrome browsers are recommended. 

For Technical support email: campushelp@extension.org

For more information:

Cathryn Peshlakai, M.Ed., Program Officer Early Childhood Education 

University of Nevada Reno Extension 

Office: 702-257-5561

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu


Credits:

Anne Lindsay, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Extension Specialist

Madeleine Sigman-Grant, Ph.D., R.D., Professor, Maternal and Child Health & Nutrition

Teresa Byington, Ph.D.,  Professor, Early Childhood Education

Cathryn Peshlakai, M.Ed., Early Childhood Education

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Early Childhood Workforce Training 2022

Signs and Symptoms of Illness (SOI) including Blood Borne Pathogens 

Signs and Symptoms of Illness (SOI) including Blood Borne Pathogens: The Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in the Child Care Setting is for child care providers and early childhood educator.  

This training discusses ways to recognize, prevent, and manage infectious diseases in early education and child care settings. Special precautions are discussed when handling bloodborne pathogens. 

There are 8 Sections in this module which must be completed successfully to receive a certificate.

NOTICE **It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate of completion. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate.

Click on the title of the course above, then scroll down to "enroll me". Click on "enroll me' to enter the course. 

If using an IPhone or IPad, download Moodle Mobile app. from the Apple Store for best results. If using a PC or Laptop, Firefox or Google Chrome browsers are recommended.

For technical support email campushelp@extension.org

For information contact: Cathryn Peshlakai, M.Ed., Program Officer Early Childhood Education

University of Nevada Reno Extension

Office: 702-257-556

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu


Early Childhood Workforce Training 2022

Reducing the Risks of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS

Reducing the Risks of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)training is for Child Care Providers and Early Childhood Educators. This training discusses ways to lower the risk of SIDS in child care settings, addresses common beliefs, safe sleep practices, handling parent’s concerns and why some babies are at a higher risk for SIDS. This training promotes “Back to Sleep” and “Tummy to Play”. 


This training has been approved by 
Nevada Registry and the State of Maryland, Office of Child Care. There are 7 sections in the module which must be completed successfully to receive a certificate.


NOTICE **It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate of completion. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate.

Click on the title of the course above, then scroll down to "enroll me". Click on "enroll me' to enter the course. 

If using an IPhone or IPad, download Moodle Mobile app. from the Apple Store for best results. If using a PC or Laptop, Firefox or Google Chrome browsers are recommended.

For technical support email campushelp@extension.org

For information contact: Cathryn Peshlakai, M.Ed., Program Officer II Early Childhood Education

University of Nevada Reno Extension 

Office: 702-257-5561

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu

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Early Childhood Workforce Training 2022

Recognize and Report Child Abuse 

The focus of this module is to help child care providers become familiar with the difficult subject of child abuse and neglect. In this module caregivers will learn about: 

  • Four general types of child maltreatment 
  • Possible indicators of abuse and neglect 
  • When and where to report suspected child abuse or neglect 
  • What to include in a report of suspected child maltreatment 
  • How to respond when a child discloses abuse or neglect 
  • Important policies regarding child abuse and neglect in child care setting

There are 9 lessons in this training which must be successfully completed to receive a certificate

It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate. 

Click on the title of the course above, then go to "enroll me". Click on enroll me to enter the course. 

For best results use a PC or Laptop with the Google Chrome or Firebox browsers.

For Technical support, email: campushelp@extension.org

For more information contact Cathryn Peshlakai, M. Ed., Program Officer Early Childhood Education

University of Nevada Reno Extension

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu

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Early Childhod Workforce Training 2022

 Positive Guidance 

This module will present the goals of positive guidance, misunderstandings about guidance, key practices, effective environments, common behavior challenges and offer positive guidance strategies for the classroom

There are 7 sections in this module which must be successfully completed to receive a certificate. 

NOTICE **It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate of completion. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate.

Click on the title of the course above, then scroll down to "enroll me". Click on "enroll me' to enter the course. 

If using an IPhone or IPad, download Moodle Mobile app. from the Apple Store for best results. If using a PC or Laptop, Firefox or Google Chrome browsers are recommended.

This training can be applied towards the Child Development/Guidance & Discipline training NV Registry requirement; however, because it is less than three hours in length, additional training in Child Development/Guidance & Discipline will need to be completed to fully satisfy the three-hour requirement.

For Technical support email: campushelp@extension.org

For more information:

Cathryn Peshlakai,  M.Ed., Program Officer II Early Childhood Education 

University of Nevada Reno Extension

Office: 702-257-5561 

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu



 


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 Early Childhood Workforce Development 2022

Child Developmnet: Birth to three Years 

This module will focus on the first three years of a child's life, when there is an enormous amount of growth and development. Our role in supporting children's progress is critical. What each of us does makes a difference. Topics include: Brain Development, Developmental Domains, the Role of the Teacher and Positive Interactions. 

There are 5 lessons in this module which must be successfully completed to receive a certificate. 

NOTICE **It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate of completion. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate.

Click on the title of the course above, then scroll down to "enroll me".

Click on "enroll me' to enter the course. 

If using an IPhone or IPad, download Moodle Mobile app. from the Apple Store for best results. If using a PC or Laptop, Firefox or Google Chrome browsers are recommended.

This training can be applied towards the Child Development/Guidance & Discipline training requirement; however, because it is less than three hours in length, additional training in Child Development/Guidance & Discipline will need to be completed to fully satisfy the three-hour requirement.

For Technical support email: campushelp@extension.org

For more information: Cathryn Peshlakai, M.Ed., Program Officer II, Early Childhood Education 

University of Nevada Reno Extension

Office: 702-257-5561

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu


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Early Childhood Workforce Training 2022

Child Development: Three to Five 

This module will focus on the preschool years ages three to five, when there is an enormous amount of growth and development. Our role in supporting children's progress is critical. What each of us does makes a difference. Topics include: Brain Development, Developmental Domains, the Role of the Teacher and Positive Interactions. 

There are 5 lessons in this module which must be successfully completed to receive a certificate. 

NOTICE **It is the responsibility of the user to print or download and save the certificate of completion. The instructor is not able to access individual certificates to duplicate.

Click on the title of the course above, then scroll down to "enroll me".  Click on "enroll me' to enter the course. 

If using an IPhone or IPad, download Moodle Mobile app. from the Apple Store for best results.  If using a PC or Laptop, Firefox or Google Chrome browsers are recommended.

 This training can be applied towards the Child Development/Guidance & Discipline training requirement; however, because it is less than three hours in length, additional training in Child Development/Guidance & Discipline will need to be completed to fully satisfy the three-hour requirement.

For Technical support email: campushelp@extension.org

For more information: Cathryn Peshlakai, M.Ed., Program Officer II Early Childhood Education 

University of Nevada Reno Extension

Office: 702-257-5561 

Email: cpeshlakai@unr.edu