Units/Clock Hours: 2 Professional Learning Units
CCDBG Topic: Precautions in transporting children
Description: This course provides basic knowledge of transportation regulations, and includes a demonstration on how to properly conduct a vehicle passenger check, the use of child safety restraints required by District law, proper loading, unloading, and monitoring of children. Participants will learn where to find vehicular first aid supplies, and how to conduct emergency procedures and response in the event of accidents or breakdowns.
Sponsor(s): DC Department of Transportation and OSSE
Audience: Any center staff who provide transportation of any kind (before and after school, field trips, etc.) to children
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Safety and Nutrition