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ITS SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
May 15, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
This learning event satisfies the HEALTH AND SAFETY TRAINING Topic Area: 10A NCAC 09 .0706(b) (11) This required training developed by the NC Healthy Start Foundation’s ITS-SIDS project, meets state requirements for ITS-SIDS training. Learners will discuss ways to reduce the risk of SIDS through safe sleep practices for infants. Learners will also review Safe Sleep Policy guidelines, NC Division of Child Development and Early Education licensing rule, maintenance of the proper forms, and other “Best Practice” recommendations. During this learning event, learners will receive the needed information to create a Safe Sleep Policy, updated research about SIDS and local health and safety resources. At the conclusion, learners will be able to define SIDS, identify external stressors and risk factors associate with SIDS and list components of NC Child Care Rules for a Safe Sleep Policy. Learners will be given a Pre/Post test to assess knowledge gained as a result of this event. (2 DCDEE contact hour credits – CHCs) $20 **This is an ONLINE class. This course is accessible from any electronic device that is connected to the internet, such as a smart phone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer. An email address is required.