Free on-line training is offered by Save the Children, an International non-governmental organization that promotes children's rights, providers relief and helps support children in developning countries.
Upon completion of the training, [participants will recived a certificate for contact hours of professional development. To register, go to the Save the Children website at www.savethechildren.org/getready
Free FEMA Course: Multi-hazard Planning for Child Care
This course covers the steps to help childcare providers prepare for incidents to ensure the safety of the children at their site. Childcare providers must have plans and procedures to keep children safe from everyday hazards and to respond and recover when an emergency happens.
The goal of this course is to provide childcare providers, of all sizes and with responsibility for children of all ages, with the knowledge and tools to analyze the hazards and threats at the site, to develop a plan to address these hazards and threats, and to implement processes to update and practice the emergency plan. The topics addressed in this course include: Knowing your hazards. Developing a plan. Testing and updating your plan. Available from FEMA.