Winter 2016 Health Link Online

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Webinars from ECELS - Get Credit for Using Live or Recorded Versions

Webinars from ECELS - Get Credit for Using Live or Recorded Versions

ECELS offers many live and recorded webinars available to use for PA Key and Act 48 credit. The recordings are on the ECELS website a week or so after the live webinar. “Managing Challenging Behaviors” was the first ECELS webinar for 2016. It was presented live on 1/14/2016.

Most of these webinars offer 1½ hours of credit. The exception is the two-part series for Medication Administration that offers 3 hours of credit. After listening, complete and submit the evaluation form to ECELS. This form accompanies the description and PowerPoint handout on the ECELS website. After receipt of the completed evaluation form, ECELS provides instructions about how to register for PA Key Professional Development credit.

The currently posted webinars are: 
  • Active Play – Reducing Risk and Promoting Health 
  • Asthma: Reduce the Wheeze Please! 
  • Infants & Toddlers: Nutrition & Physical Activity Best Practices 
  • Early Brain & Child Development- Reducing Toxic Stress 
  • Flu: What to Do 
  • Health and Safety Resources for All Early Education & Child Care Programs 
  • Infant Safe Sleep 
  • Managing Challenging Behaviors  
  • Medication (Part One and Part Two) 
  • Model Child Care Health Policies  
  • Motivating Early Educators to Adopt Health and Safety Practices 
  • Obesity Prevention 
  • Oral Health 
  • Safe Sleep is More than Just Back to Sleep 
The ECELS website lists webinars alphabetically. Go to Select the Professional Development Tab, then the Webinar section, and then scroll down the alphabetized listing of webinars. 
Currently, ECELS does not charge a fee to process credit for live or recorded webinars.