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Germbusters: The Importance of Handwashing in Child Care - Learning Course (EH06 - LC)


Description
Good handwashing is important in reducing the spread of germs in child care environments. Handwashing helps us to stay well. In this class, participants will develop a full understanding of how the handwashing steps work to get rid of germs, how to teach children about handwashing while managing handwashing in large groups, and the appropriate use of instant hand sanitizers. This is a level 1 basic class.
Content
  • STARS Credit Notice
  • Important Course Information
  • Helpful Hints
  • 01 Course Overview
  • 02 Introduction - What are Germs?
  • What Are Germs Mini-Test
  • 03 Germbusters - How Germs Spread
  • 04 Germbusters - Importance of Handwashing
  • 05 Germbusters - When to Wash Hands
  • Pause and Reflect - Right and Wrong
  • 06 Germbusters - Who Needs to Wash
  • 07 Germbusters - How to Wash
  • Handwashing steps check
  • 08 Germbusters - Where to Wash
  • 09 Germbusters - Teaching Children
  • Pause and Reflect - Handwashing Experiment
  • 10 Germbusters - Instant Hand Sanitizers
  • Handwashing during COVID-19 Pandemic
  • 11 Germbusters - Conclusion
  • 12 Germbusters - Resources
  • Germbusters Consultation Opportunity
  • Germbusters Final Test
  • Share your ideas.
  • MERIT EVALUATION
  • Optional Discussion Board
  • Optional STARS Credit
  • Stay Connected
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed