Planning and Preparation
Children’s safety should be top
priority when planning field trips. Help caregivers identify
safe and appropriate settings for field trips, and anticipate
and prevent emergency situations that can occur. Content
includes why injuries often occur on field trips; selecting a
site; planning, and preparation; transportation safety;
emergency preparedness; and parent involvement and notification.
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training evaluation forms in
At the end of the
session, the participants will be able to:
- Identify potential
injuries or situations that may occur during field trips;
- List safety
considerations in planning and preparing for field trips;
- Describe appropriate
responses to specific emergency situations; and,
- Propose ways to
effectively involve parents.
- Why children
- Selecting a
site and planning
involvement and notification
Training modules are expert
reviewed and address national standards, including Caring for
Our Children, Head Star Performance Standards and
NAEYC Accreditation criteria. Click
here to view examples of specific requirements.
designed to meet State child care licensing requirements and training CEU
approval criteria. Some state licensing boards require approval of
child care training modules before presenting for CEU credit. Contact
Dr. Charlotte Hendricks for information regarding CEU approval in your state.
here for order form (PDF).
(22 PowerPoint Slides)
Healthy Childcare Consultants, Inc.
2312 Chandawood Drive, Pelham, AL 35124-1229
Telephone 205-663-7402 FAX 205-621-2149
* The boxed thumbnail images are examples from the training module.