Specialized Family Care Program

SFC staff will be working remotely and available to SFC providers through their work cell phones. If you have an emergency or specific needs please contact your Family Based Care Specialist. The public may continue to make referrals or apply to be a home provider by utilizing this site. All staff contact information can be accessed by Contact Us.

Hot Water Heaters

  • Category: Safety
  • Materials: Register-Herald newspaper article
  • Goal: Provider knows hot water safety measures in the home
  • Credit Hours: 30 minutes
  • Date Developed: June 2009
  • Developed by: Brenda Leaman, Family Based Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows proper positioning and installation recommendations for hot water heaters
  2. Provider knows size and temperature recommendations for home hot water heaters
  3. Provder knows preventive and safety measures for hot water heaters

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (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.