Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-307-167 055899 ECE: Hlth Safety & Nutrition
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-307-167 ECE: HEALTH/SAFETY/, safety, and nutrition in early childhood settings. Anti-bias perspectives; governmental regulations and professional standards; safe, healthy, and nutritionally sound early childhood programs; child abuse/neglect mandates; SIDS risk reduction; Shaken Baby Syndrome.
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Integrate strategies that support diversity, cultural responsiveness, and anti-bias perspectives.
  2. Examine governmental regulations and professional standards as they apply to health, safety, and nutrition.
  3. Plan a safe early childhood environment
  4. Plan a healthy early childhood environment
  5. Plan nutritionally sound menus.
  6. Examine child abuse and neglect issues and mandates
  7. Describe Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) risk reduction strategies.
  8. Describe strategies to prevent the occurrence of Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS).
  9. Incorporate health, safety, and nutrition concepts into the children's curriculum.