Specialized Family Care Program

Safety in the Home

  • Category: Pre-Service Training
  • Materials: Hangouts from National Safety Council Website: http://www.nsc.org
  • Goal: Provider knows recommended home safety requirements
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: February 2010
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, SFC Program

Training Objectives:

  1. Specialized Family Care Provider can name of the top ten safety tips recommended by the Home Safety Council
  2. Specialized Family Care Provider can name fire prevention measures
  3. Specialized Family Care Provider can name ways to prevent falls within the home
  4. Specialized Family Care Provider can name water safety measures in the home environment
  5. Specialized Family Care Provider knows about window safety
  6. Specialized Family Care Provider knows how to prevent injury due to outdoor poisons and chemicals
  7. Specialized Family Care Provider knows how to access information to increase knowledge about home safety

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider

* The test is packaged with the Course Materials, however you can take the test online by clicking the link above. Test answers are then submitted electronically to a Family Based Care Specialist for review.