Atlanta, Georgia-BFTS Approved Tract One: Required Basics & Tract Two: Nutrition I & II, 8:00am-3:00pm, October 27, 2012
Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
Atlanta, United States
Six Hour Saturday Training
Choose Tract One or Track Two!
October 27, 2012
Late Registration will be available onsite at the Holiday Inn Perimeter
$50 Late Registration
Tract One - The Required Basics
8:00am – 10:00am Child Abuse: Recognition & Reporting. Learn the warning signs of child abuse and neglect; the legal reporting requirements for teachers, directors, and owners, and how to protect yourself from being accused of abuse.
10:00am – 12:00pm Safety and Injury Prevention. Keep the little ones in your care safe and reduce liabilities by discovering these "safety musts" for the classroom, the playground and field trips. Participants in this class will also leave with a better understanding of the DHR reporting requirements for accidents and injuries.
1:00pm – 3:00pm Infectious Diseases: Recognition & Prevention. Proper hand washing and diapering procedures are just a few of the sanitary practices addressed in this course to help early childhood professionals learn how to reduce the risk of spreading illnesses in child care.
Track Two-Nutrition I & II
8:00am-10:00am Nutrition I – Nutrition and the USDA Food Plan This workshop covers the basics of sound nutrition for young children and the requirements of the USDA Child and Adult Food Plan for those who cook and do meal planning in the early childhood setting. Topics include the food pyramid, meal components, serving sizes, menu planning, and regulations for food service.
10:00am-12:00pm Nutrition II-A must for cooks and those who serve food to young children...this workshop presents precautions that must be taken to prevent food spoilage and contamination during cooking, serving, and storage.
1:00pm-3:00pm Keep Your Cool in the Kitchen: Stress Management for Cooks & Directors!
When & Where
Early Connections provides state approved manager and teacher training for child care programs throughout the Southeast. Early Connections develops both schoolage and preschool curriculum. For more information on upcoming events as well as other Early Connections services, please visit our website at www.myearlyconnections.com
Phone contact: 770-594-6566