Health and Safety

A Nanny's Guide to Emergencies & In-Home Safety

Have you ever come to an instance at work when you weren’t sure the safe and responsible next steps to take? ​This class will provide a professional nanny with the tools needed to help safely care for children and know how to react quickly in an emergency.​ You will be prepared if ever needing to call 911 and leave this class with the confidence to review important topics with families about fire escape plans, intruders, and more.

Instructor: Kelsey Dickson

  • Welcome
  • Instructions To Use The Online Learning Platform
  • Terms of Use Agreement
  • Meet Your Instructor
  • Explaining Emergencies to Children
  • Unit 1
  • Know the Home You Work In
  • Baby Proof A House By Age Group
  • Intruders
  • Unit 2
  • Fire Safety
  • How to Use a Fire Extinguisher
  • Unit 3
  • Medical Emergencies
  • If You Ever Need To Call 911
  • 911-Script Handout
  • Family Emergency Info Handout
  • Unit 4
  • Car Seat Installation
  • Installing a Rear-Facing Car Seat
  • Car Safety
  • Unit 5
  • Always Keep a Child in Sight
  • FBI Active Shooter Protocol
  • Playdate Safety: How to Ensure Your Kids Stay Safe
  • Unit 6
  • Inclement Weather
  • Where to go during a Tornado
  • What to do during a Hurricane
  • Unit 7
  • Safety First & What If Scenarios
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • How to Report Child Abuse
  • Closing
  • Survey: Tell us your thoughts
  • Completion Test
  • Congratulations
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever