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New Course Training Alert!

Safety in Child Care Programs Course (SCCP)

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The Department of Children and Families Office of Child Care Regulation is offering a new online course, Safety in Child Care Programs. The goal of the course is to provide strategies for child care professionals to use to ensure children are safe when participating in out-of-home care. Upon completion of the course, child care professionals will be able to:

  • Explain why safety is a priority in quality care
  • Identify strategies to use to maintain safety in child care related to general requirements
  • Describe strategies to use to ensure a safe physical environment
  • Summarize strategies for record keeping

For this four-hour course, .04 CEUs may be earned. To access this course, go to: and select "Training Credentialing."