EMSA Preventive Health, Safety, Nutrition, and Lead Poisoning
This 8 hour course will cover many topics for child care providers in the state of California.
Certification: EMSA (0204-DC) This card does not expire.You will receive a photo copy of the EMSA Health and Safety certification the next business day after your course (by text). The original certification will be mailed the next business day via USPS, and should take about 5-7 days to reach you.
Here is our license that allows us to teach this course throughout California.
Registration – If you need to register for this class, you can do so here:
Register for the EMSA Health and Safety course.
Zoom Meeting Rules
Please be on time for your meeting. If you arrive late, the instructor may ask you to attend another course.
You must have the video on, so we can verify that you are in attendance, but click the mute button.
You can unmute when you need to ask a question.
Please hold your questions until we have the question section. This helps the course run smoothly. You could have a pen and paper and write your question down for later.
We have have breaks on the hour and a longer break for lunch. We will be covering a lot of info, but don’t feel overwhelmed. You can always go back to this page to review.
9:00 am-9:45 am Introduction & Lead poisoning
9:45 am-10:00 am Break
10:00 am-10:45 am Immunizations
10:45 am-11:00 am Break
11:00 am -11:45 am Nutrition
11:45 am-12:00 pm Break
12:00-12:30 – SIDS
1:00- 1:45 Cleaning & Sanitizing (gloves, diapering, washing hands)
1:45- 2:00 Break
2:00 – 2:45 Preventive Health and Safety
2:45-3:00 – Break
3:00 – 3:45 Child Abuse/Shaken Baby Syndrome
4:00-4:30 Assorted topics
4:30-5:00 Written Test
Outdoor Playground Safety (4:30)
Immunization Requirements for Childcare (5:20)
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse (7:00)
What is a Mandated Reporter (3:30)
Changing Diapers in Childcare (6:02)
Shaken Baby Syndrome (4:30)
Childhood Nutrition (5:08)
SIDS Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (4:30)
Hand Washing (3.02)
Booster Seats for Children (6.05)
Toddler Forward Facing Seats (6.30)
Installing a Rear Facing Child Safety Seat (4:06)
Cleaning in a Child Care Center (7:54)
Epi Pen Use (5:25)
Proper Glove Remove (6:00)
Childcare Emergency Disaster Plan (7:55)
Earthquake Preparedeness (30.18)
5 Pages – Read this article
Read through this article – 30 minutes
Discussion with Instructor
Cleaning Sanitizing, and disinfecting surfaces
Discussion with instructor
Preventive Health Student Handouts
Preventive Health – Student Workbook