Health and Safety for Directors

All new directors of day care centers or school age child care programs hired on or after October 1, 2017, will be required to complete an OCFS 15-hour health and safety classroom training, either pre-service or within three months of their start date as director. Current directors who have not completed the Foundations in Health and Safety e-Learning by September 30, 2017, will also be required to complete the OCFS 15-hour health and safety classroom training. There is a cost associated with this training. The goal for this training is to provide DCC and SACC directors with information on best practices that lead to high quality child care. 

Dates: November 30, December 2, 4, 7, and 9, 2020

Times: 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Cost: $270.00

You will need to first register for this course on the Professional Development Program website. Search by program (Health & Safety) and by region (Buffalo). Once you have registered on the PDP website, you will receive an email with information about how to pay for the course. The Health & Safety Training is eligible for reimbursement through the Educational Incentive Program. For more information, contact email Michelle ( or call her at (716) 877-6666 ext. 3015.

*Please note that this course will be done over 5 sessions; you must attend all sessions to receive credit for this course!*

November 30th, 2020 9:00 AM   through   12:00 PM
United States
Event Fee(s)
Health and Safety for Directors $ 270.00
CCRN Event Fields
Event External ID HSD
Class Language English
OCFS Topic Areas 1. Principles of childhood development, 2. Nutrition and health needs of children, 3. Child day care program development, 4. Safety and security procedures including communication between parents and staff, 5. Business record maintenance and management, 6. Child abuse and maltreatment identification and prevention, 9. Shaken baby syndrome
CBK Topic Areas Child Growth and Development, Environment and Curriculum, Professionalism and Leadership, Administration and Management
Training Provider CCRN
Time 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Hours 15
Instructor Maryann Ciskal
Trainer ASPIRE ID 276
Training Level Beginner
Audience Administrators
Training County Erie County
Location Zoom