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About this course
- 3 lessons
- 0 hours of video content
(1 CEU Hour)
This training will provide an in-depth look at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) requirements for Home Safety.
This training satisfies 1 CLOCK HOUR towards the annual required training for Class A & B direct care staff. A completion certificate will be available for download upon completion of the course.
What's covered in the course?
Module 1 - Course IntroductionWelcome to the Course!
CDPHE Required Training
How To Take The Course
Module 2 - What is Home Safety?Home Safety Plan
Potential Home Risks
Post Emergency Numbers
Protection Against Fire
Fire Protection Tips
Module 3 - Types of Home Safety
Lighting In The Home
Risk of Stairs
Practice Stair Safety
Safety at Home
Communication at Home
Module 4 - Course Quiz
Class A - Home Health
6.6(D)(1) - Skilled Staff Training
Direct care personnel need 12 topics every 12 months, which includes:
(a) Promoting consumer dignity, independence, self-determination, privacy, choice, and rights; including abuse and neglect prevention and reporting requirements;
(b) Behavior management techniques;
(c) Disaster and emergency procedures; and
(d) Infection prevention and control.
Class B - Non-medical Home Care
7.4(C)(4) - Personal Care Worker Training
PCWs need 6 topics every 12 months, shall include:
(a) Behavior management techniques and the promotion of consumer dignity, independence, self-determination, privacy, choice, and rights,
including abuse and neglect prevention and reporting requirements.
(b) Disaster and emergency procedures.
(c) Infection control using universal precautions.
(d) Basic first aid and home safety
7.3(C)(3) - Homemaker Training
Homemakers need 4 topics every 12 months, which shall include the same as PCWs.