Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases


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Course Overview


Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases

Asynchronous (Self Pace)
Core Competency:
Planning a safe and healthy learning environment.
Credit Hours:
2 clock hour


Learning Outcome

This training will help those in contact with children regularly decrease infectious childhood diseases. During this training, participants will:

  1. Identify 15 childhood preventable infectious diseases.
  2. Define Bloodborne pathogens.
  3. Recognize the signs and symptoms of childhood infectious diseases.
  4. Demonstrate what measures to take if a child contracts one of these illnesses and how to prevent it through basic hygiene and cleanliness.
  5. Report certain types of infectious diseases to the health department.
It is recommended that participants take notes as they go through the course content. Materials needed include:

  • Writing Paper
  • A pen or pencil
There is no prerequisite for this training course.
  • While tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices may allow for some completion of coursework, they are not guaranteed to work in all areas. Please ensure you have access to a desktop or laptop to complete coursework.
  • Must have internet connection. High speed broadband access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is highly recommended for the optimal learning experience.
  • A graphical browser is required, such as, Chrome, Firefox, etc.
  • Participants must have an E-mail account that is accessible because after a participant enrolls in this course, all e-mails regarding this course will be sent to the e-mail on record.
This is a certificate program. Upon completion participants will earn a certificate of completion and continuing education units (CEU).
Criteria to Earn Credit
To receive credit for completing this course, participants should read all material, take notes, and complete all the required assignments. There is a final assessment at the end of this course. Participants will have two attempts to take the final assessment and must pass with a 70% or higher to earn credit. Please note there will be no extra attempts to retake the final assessment. Once you have started the final assessment, complete it without interruption. If you cannot pass the final assessment with a 70% or higher, we encourage you to consider taking another course that meets your requirements.


Name: Octavia Dixon
Phone: (770) 347 – 7030